Gifts That Say ‘Thank You’
The past few weeks have been full of uncertainty and have been a lot more stressful than we’re all used to. Caregivers are working longer, harder hours. They’re giving it their all to keep us safe. Also, in the midst of social distancing, graduation ceremonies are being cancelled, vacations are being put on hold and celebrations are being postponed.
Now, more than ever, is the time to show our caregivers how much we appreciate them. Whether it be for Nurses Week, Mother’s Day, graduation, or just showing that you care, we hope that Uniform Advantage‘s gift guide will a helpful tool.
Gifts Under $10
The Think Medical UA Exclusive No Drama Llama Compression Socks delivers controlled blood pressure from your ankle to your calf. They are made out of 90/8/2 nylon/elastic/spandex, plus, how cute are those llamas?!
The Think Medical UA Exclusive Flamingo Compression Socks are ideal for summer. These compression socks feature a 10-14 mmHg gradient compression and are made of 90/8/2 nylon/elastic/spandex.
Perfect for those who work the night shift, the Bonitas ID Avenue Straight Outta Night Shift Badge Reel is a playful addition to any scrub outfit. It makes for a quirky ‘thank you’ gift, too. The badge has a retractable cord, a convenient 360 degree swivel back alligator clip, and Mylar covering for easy cleaning.
Gifts Under $20
The Vera Bradley Mint Flowers Clipboard or Vera Bradley Mint Flowers Mini Notebook With Pocket are the cutest tools for the caregiver in your life. The clipboard has patterned prints and includes a silver clip with total dimensions of 9″ w x 13″ h. The notebook has a heavy paper cover, 160 college-ruled pages, and an interior pocket with dimensions of 6″ w x 8.25″ h.
Do you or your caregiver need a stylish way to hold your ID? The Vera Bradley Healthcare Professional Zip ID Lanyard does the trick. The landyard has a polyester breakaway design with a signature key ring and an ID clip. The ID case is made out of quilted polyester and has a PVC front ID window with a zip closure for added security. Dimensions of the ID case are 5.00″ w x 3.00″ h.
Add a little fashion to your shift in Nurse Mates Ombre Marina Blue Compression Socks. These cute socks feature 12-14 mmHg graduated compression with a comfort welt top band, heel and toe pockets. The fabric content is 87/13 nylon/spandex.
Don’t let the jaws fool you, Cherokee Print Shark Attack Support Men’s Socks are a great gift for the special superhero in your life. These socks have a 8-12 mmHg gradient compression, and a fabric content of 90/10 textured nylon/Lycra.
More Ways to Say “THANK YOU”
The 3M™ Littmann Classic III Stethoscope is the perfect, classic (pun intended) gift to show someone you care. It’s also a perfect gift for yourself – you deserve it. This stethoscope has a two-sided chestpiece with tunable diaphragms on both the adult and pediatric sides. The tubing provides longer life due to its improved resistance to skin oils and alcohol. It’s also less likely to pick up stains. The approximate length is 27″.
The Prestige Galaxy Purple Aneroid Sphygmomanometer / Sprague-Rappaport Kit has an unique five-in-one design. The kit includes includes an aneroid sphygmomanometer matched with the Sprague-Rappaport stethoscope, a latex free nylon cuff, index and range markings, artery indicator mark, owner ID label, gauge holder, standard inflation bulb and air release valve. For storage purposes, the kit also brings a 6″x 9″ matching nylon carry case.
Meet Vera Bradley’s New ReActive collection – featuring items made from recycled PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate ) water bottles! Check out the Vera Bradley ReActive Garden Picnic Grand Backpack. It has a quilted exterior, two zip pockets, two side mesh slip pockets, and a zippered wet pocket on the bottom. The dimensions are 14.50″ w x 17.00″ h x 6.00″ d with 2.75″, 32.00″ adjustable straps.
Also from Vera Bradley’s New ReActive collection, you (or your caregiver) can rock a Vera Bradley ReActive Gray Heather Grand Backpack and matching Gray Heather Cosmetic Set. The backpack has two exterior side slit pockets, and a front zip pocket. This bag includes zip closure and has a capacity of 24 L. The cosmetic bag set includes two bags (a large cosmetic that has a TPU window and a smaller solid bag ). Cosmetic bag dimensions are 8 1/2″w x 4 1/2″h x 3 1/2″d and 6 1/2″w x 3 1/2″h x 2 1/2″d.
Help bring some color to your next shift, and keep track of time while you’re at it. The Nurse Mates Tie Dye Pink/White Strap and Nurse Mates Tie Dye Blue Heart/White Strap watches both feature a different design dial with a white silicone strap. Their case sizes are 1 1/2″ and have a water resistant construction.
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