Nurse Blake Takes the Nurse Keith Show — and the World — by Storm
On episode 432 of The Nurse Keith Show nursing and healthcare career podcast, Keith interviews the one and only Nurse Blake! During the course of their conversation, Keith and Blake dig deep into how Blake became a world-renowned nurse touring comedian, educator, influencer, thought leader, and nurse cruise director/master of ceremonies extraordinaire who is an endless source of entertainment, education, and inspiration for nurses around the globe.
From an early age, Blake knew he wanted to be a nurse and started working as a patient transporter at 17. He graduated with a BSN in 2014 from UCF in Orlando Florida. As an advocate from the very beginning, he was also the President of the Florida Nursing Student Association. In 2013, Nurse Blake started Banned4Life to end the permanent FDA gay blood ban, which ultimately contributed to the lifetime ban being lifted in 2015.
Following nursing school, Nurse Blake worked in level 1 trauma centers around the country in a variety of nursing roles.
However, while in nursing school, Nurse Blake began creating Facebook videos as a way to de-stress and share his nursing experience in a comedic way. His videos went viral and connected nurses and nursing students together from around the world. He now takes his comedy to stages around the world bringing nurses together through his humor and inspiration. with over 120,000 tickets sold of his 2021-2022 PTO Comedy Tour, Nurse Blake is ready to hit the stage again with a whole new show this year hitting over 100 cities.
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Nurse Keith is a holistic career coach for nurses, professional podcaster, published author, award-winning blogger, inspiring keynote speaker, and successful nurse entrepreneur. Connect with Nurse Keith at NurseKeith.com, and on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.
Nurse Keith lives in beautiful Santa Fe, New Mexico with his lovely fiancée, Shada McKenzie, a highly gifted traditional astrologer and reader of the tarot. You can find Shada at The Circle and the Dot.
The Nurse Keith Show is a proud member of The Health Podcast Network, one of the largest and fastest-growing collections of authoritative, high-quality podcasts taking on the tough topics in health and care with empathy, expertise, and a commitment to excellence. The podcast is adroitly produced by Rob Johnston of 520R Podcasting, and Mark Capispisan is our stalwart social media manager and newsletter wrangler.