Thank You Messages for a Nurse who Provided Excellent Care
Nurses are perhaps the most important professionals. Everyone will, at some point, need a nurse's aid. Many nurses chose the profession because they feel called to help others. These nurses sometimes deserve extra thanks for going above and beyond just doing their job. They might even say they were just doing their job. Here are some examples of ways to say thanks for an extra special nurse.
You treated me like I was as important as a family member. You truly care for your patients and it shows. I appreciate all that you did for me.
Your expertise proves that nurses are just as important as doctors or any other healthcare providers. If it weren't for you I don't know how things would have turned out.
You do so much more than just take care of people well. You are part teacher, part motivational speaker, and part therapist.
I'm glad you went into nursing. You could have chosen many different professions but you made the choice to give to others and serve with your skills. You're one of the best nurses I've met.
You give the profession of nursing a good name. I have a deep respect for what you do and the passion you bring to your work.
Thank you for your patience with me as I recovered. I know I'm not the easiest patient to deal with.
When you first introduced yourself, I didn't realize how lucky I was to get such a great nurse. I hope to stay well forever, but if I ever need help again, I hope to have someone as great as you helping me.
There's a special place reserved for people like you. You are a lifesaver. What would I have done without your help.
I'll never underestimate the power of a nurse. You have been amazing!
You need a raise! Feel free to share this message with your boss who I'm sure already knows you're an excellent nurse.
Thanks for being a caregiver who cares.
Somehow you knew what I needed and took care of me many times before I even needed to ask.
I'm sure you get this a lot. Thanks for all that you do!
It takes a special person to do what you do.
For someone who pokes people with needles for a living, you sure go about your work in a caring way.
You are my hero! You deserve to be in a comic book for saving lives just like all the other superheroes.
You put your best into what you do. I appreciate having such a skilled nurse looking after me.
Thank goodness for nurses like you. You are an extraordinary nurse and an awesome human being.
Quotes about Nurses
Sometimes it's a good idea to use a quote in order to be more expressive. These quotes can be used for a thank you note or for thanking a nurse on Nurse's Day.
Real heroes wear scrubs, not capes. -Blake Flannery
A nurse will always give us hope, an angel with a stethoscope. -Carrie Latet
It would not be possible to praise nurses too highly. -Stephen Ambrose
A nurse is compassion in scrubs. -Lexie Saige
Save one life... and you are a hero. Save one hundred lives... and you are a nurse. -Chuck Stepanek, Nursing the Corn (2005)
Examples of Thank You Notes to Nurses
After Being in the Hospital: I wanted to let you know how grateful I am to have had you as my nurse while I was in the hospital. Being in the hospital can be a scary time. You seem to be one of the most considerate nurses who I've encountered. You always made me feel confident that I was in good hands. It was nice feeling assured that I'd be taken care of when I had needs. You never made me feel like a burden. You have a great big heart for the work you do and for the people you help.
For a Home Health Nurse: Thank you for being someone I can depend on. When I invite someone to my home, it's important to have someone I can trust. After some time I realized that I have a great nurse. I have complete confidence in your care and appreciate the amazing service you provide for me. Thanks for all that you have done for me!
For a School Nurse: Thank you for taking care of my son at school. It's reassuring to know there's a professional medical staff person on site who can take care of the kids so well. You help so many kids in so many ways, but I especially want to say thank you for what you've done lately for my son.