When working in healthcare, you're expected to be on your feet for most of your shift. If that shift lasts 12 hours then that's a long time to be on your feet. Standing and walking for so long can cause painful sores and even develop into chronic foot conditions. You can avoid all that by making sure you're wearing appropriate footwear for work. These are the best shoes for nurses who are on their feet all day.
Vitality; lightweight and cushioned work shoes
Vitality is one of the lightest healthcare styles available, which is so valuable when you're walking for most of your shift. Heavy and bulky footwear puts unnecessary strain on your ankles and heels. As part of your job is helping patients and assisting in complex procedures, you can't be distracted by foot pain.
This is why Vitality is a popular style in demanding work environments. These shoes put minimum strain on your feet. The breathable and high quality material helps prevent your feet from overheating or getting overly sweaty. The removable cushioned insoles means you can easily change the insoles when they begin to get worn out. Along with a padded collar, these shoes are focused on provided excellent comfort for every area of your feet.
Condor Women; comfort and athletic style combined
Condor Women is one of the best shoes for nurses because it has everything you need. As a nurse, it's important to have shoes that are designed to support you when walking and running. Condor Women has athletic features such as the SFC Mighty Grip slip resistant outsoles for excellent grip on slippery floors and has a strong arch support which keeps you feeling supported at work.
In regards to comfort, the removable cushioned insoles can be easily replaced when it's time to let them retire (this saves you having to buy brand new shoes for work). The padded ankle collar means you have excellent comfort from your ankles and all the way to your toes. Made from genuine leather, these trainers are durable and last longer than cheaper alternatives.
Froggz Classic White; all round favourite for healthcare staff
The Froggz Classic White is a classic style for nurses. Clogs have been a popular style for nurses for years. They are easy to clean and provide excellent comfort and support. Made from high quality EVA/rubber you can depend on the fact that these shoes will last longer than cheaper clog alternatives.
The self-massaging insoles massages tension away from the soles of your feet while you're walking. This is a lightweight style that is comfortable to wear when working a 12-hour shift. Wearing the wrong shoes for work can often cause back and leg pain, but by wearing shoes that are suited to working in a hospital you can prevent that. The Froggz Classic White is designed for healthcare staff and as a nurse, you need shoes you can trust to support you when you're at work.
Being on your feet for most of your shift means you need durable footwear otherwise you're going to be replacing your shoes every few months. Old School Low Rider II is a popular style that benefits safety and performance. The incredible SFC Mighty Grip slip-resistant outsole significantly reduces the chance of slipping or falling on the hospital floors. You don't want to end up as a patient because of an avoidable fall.
Old School Low Rider II is the best choice for nurses because of the supportive features inside the shoes. The removable cushioned insoles makes these a comfortable choice for work.
Eastside White; offers the same comfort and support of a running shoe
Eastside White has everything you need when working in a hospital. The water-resistant material helps to keep your feet dry. They're easy to wash so if you need to quickly clean your shoes after a surgery then you can wear them again without waiting for them to dry. The cushioned insoles help to release tension in your feet and avoid any aches and pains later.
Thanks to the SFC Mighty Grip slip-resistant outsole, this style provides incredible slip-resistant grip on slippery floors. If you're running to help a patient, you need to be able to trust your shoes will keep you on your feet.
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