Survival. Some shifts it’s all you can think about. Just get through until the next shift comes in, you may think. We’ve all been there, the daily emotions of nursing are vast, however you should be able to rely on your kit to help get you through your nursing shift. When you have all the tools you need at hand, it makes it far easier to get through your 8 or 12 hours. Some of the items may be no-brainers, but others you might not have thought about. Carrying these items in your scrub pockets means that you can react to a situation at a moment’s notice, saving you crucial time and energy.