Whether you work in a hospital or a doctor’s office, you probably need a scrub uniform so that you have a professional appearance. Most offices or hospitals don’t mind what the scrub outfit looks like as long as it’s appropriate for when you come into contact with patients and other staff members. There are a few tips for finding tall scrubs pants that will be comfortable to work in for longer periods at a time.
Pants are sometimes difficult to find if you work in a medical profession. You need to find pants that will stay in place while you’re working with patients and moving around, but they should also be comfortable to wear during the day because you’re likely going to be working for long hours at a time. Before you make a final purchase, you need to try on the pants. Bend over while wearing them, and move around like you would if you were working to see how they would feel in various situations.
If you’re tall, then pants that have more of a bootcut might be better for you because the legs won’t be as restricting when you move around. Skinny pants are also an option, but you need to make sure they aren’t too tight as some offices don’t want uniforms to be too revealing on the body. On the other hand, if you’re curvy, then skinny pants likely won’t be an option. You’ll probably need to stick with pants that are flared or that have a straight leg.
When you begin looking at scrubs and trying them on, you need to think about whether you want a drawstring waist or a waist that is elastic. Drawstrings are good for adjusting how the pants fit during the day or if you like the length but need pants that are smaller in the waist. Look at the number of pockets that are available. You’re going to want to have at least two pockets, one on each side of the pants. Some pants have more pockets in different sizes, which is a benefit if you need to carry multiple items with you while you’re working.