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Old School Cool: Can you guess when “nursing scrubs” became main stream?

Walk into a modern hospital or doctor's office and you are bound to see nearly every nurse wearing scrubs. The pajama like shirt and pants have become a modern icon of the medical field. Scrubs are comfortable, easy to clean, and don’t hold stains - a necessity when spend all day working with sick patients.

Scrubs certainly have not always been the wardrobe of choice for nurses. Prior to scrubs, nurse uniforms more closely resembled religious garb of the sisterhood. Over the years, nursing wardrobe has definitely become more stylish.

Can you guess what decade nurses started wearing scrubs? Watch the video below to find out.

Wesley Harding

Wesley Harding

Wesley is leads technology aspects for Carol Health. As an experienced developer, he's applying his knowledge of consumer experiences to healthcare. Bringing better care to those who need it.

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Old School Cool: Can you guess when “nursing scrubs” became main stream?
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