13+ Terrifying Two-Sentence Nursing Horror Stories

Nurses, though known to be one of the bravest people in the world, have our own deepest, darkest and scariest stories to tell. Most of us probably had at least one freaky stuff at our hospital workplace or even at home which is the totally terrifying and completely real occurrence.

It is during this time of the year when we are possibly unwilling to prepare ourselves for the many creepy horror stories that are just about to be told, heard and be felt anywhere!

Below is a list of the latest creepy two-liner sentences about supernatural encounters of nurses gathered and submitted through Nurseslabs.com.

You may not want to read these spooky tales on the peak of your graveyard shift, do you? We warned you!

#1

“For a long time we heard the little voices, screams and footsteps of the ghost children in our old clinic, and we got used to them. Then one day they went quiet, which should have been our own cue to leave.” -Lee RN

For a long time we heard the little voices, screams and footsteps of the ghost children in our old clinic, and we got used to them. Then one day they went quiet, which should have been our own cue to leave.

#2

“The doctors told the amputee he might experience a phantom limb from time to time. Nobody prepared him for the moments though, when he felt cold fingers brush across his phantom hand.” -Witty Anne

The doctors told the amputee he might experience a phantom limb from time to time. Nobody prepared him for the moments though, when he felt cold fingers brush across his phantom hand.

#3

“A patient of mine died a year ago. I was hanging IVs in her old room and caught a glimpse of the bathroom and saw she was there standing.” -Anonymous

A patient of mine died a year ago. I was hanging IVs in her old room and caught a glimpse of the bathroom and saw she was there standing.

#4

“She wondered why she was casting two shadows. After all, there was only a single lightbulb in the health unit.” -A. Galan

She wondered why she was casting two shadows. After all, there was only a single lightbulb in the health unit.

#5

“Working the night shift alone tonight. There is a face in the cellar staring at the security camera.” -stethgirl_08

Working the night shift alone tonight. There is a face in the cellar staring at the security camera.

#6

“The grinning face stared at me from the darkness beyond the window on the hallway. I was about to think that I was assigned on the 5th floor.” -edward_graveyard

The grinning face stared at me from the darkness beyond the window on the hallway. I was about to think that I was assigned on the 5th floor.

#7

“In the middle of the operation, the surgeon asked why I was breathing so heavily. I wasn’t.” -Theone Grey

In the middle of the operation, the surgeon asked why I was breathing so heavily. I wasn't.

#8

“An empty trauma room and call light goes of for one of the beds. Checking no one is inside, I saw a heart rate show up on the monitor.” -Unknown

An empty trauma room and call light goes of for one of the beds. Checking no one is inside, I saw a heart rate show up on the monitor.

#9

“I always liked this picture of the hospital founder on the lobby. Why does she seem closer to the camera than before?” –Tekla_24

I always liked this picture of the hospital founder on the lobby. Why does she seem closer to the camera than before?

#10

“I was about to take his vital signs and he tells me, “Miss, check for monsters under my bed.” I look underneath for his amusement and see him, another him, under the bed, staring back at me quivering and whispering, “Are.. you.. the.. nurse..? there’s somebody on my bed.” -RN_tiny

I was about to take his vital signs and he tells me, “Miss, check for monsters under my bed.” I look underneath for his amusement and see him, another him, under the bed, staring back at me quivering and whispering, “Are.. you.. the.. nurse..? there’s somebody on my bed.”

#11

“A young boy and his father are in a car accident and the father dies at the scene. The boy is transported to the hospital, taken immediately into surgery… but the surgeon steps out of the operating room and says, “I can’t operate on this boy – he is my son!” -Surge911

A young boy and his father are in a car accident and the father dies at the scene. The boy is transported to the hospital, taken immediately into surgery... but the surgeon steps out of the operating room and says, "I can't operate on this boy - he is my son!"

#12

“A coworker was working with a pediatric patient who was playfully tangled in his sheets. She offered to help untangle him and the patient told her to help the man in the chair first, because he had a sheet wrapped around his neck and was choking.” -Marge

A coworker was working with a pediatric patient who was playfully tangled in his sheets. She offered to help untangle him and the patient told her to help the man in the chair first, because he had a sheet wrapped around his neck and was choking.

#13

“Just before our chief nurse passed away, I saw a tall black figure walked towards her office. She died the morning after.” -D. Michaels, RN

Just before our chief nurse passed away, I saw a tall black figure walked towards her office. She died the morning after.

#14

“I opened my eyes after a nap in the clinic and everything feels wrong; it’s too quiet. I look inside the clinic’s room and see everyone standing still, including myself.” –Aldreen RN

I opened my eyes after a nap in the clinic and everything feels wrong; it's too quiet. I look inside the clinic's room and see everyone standing still, including myself.

#15

“I was finishing up my charting at a desk in the nurse station when my coworkers decided to leave me to buy some midnight lunch. I heard someone call my name behind my ear, naturally, I would look behind but no one was there!” –A. M.

I was finishing up my charting at a desk in the nurse station when my coworkers decided to leave me to buy some midnight lunch. I heard someone call my name behind my ear, naturally, I would look behind but no one was there!

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