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Ask a Travel Nurse: What are some good housing websites for furnished listings?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What are some good housing websites for furnished listings?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: What are some good housing websites for furnished listings? I’m having a difficult time finding real people and real listings in the Miami/Fort Lauderdale area. Do you have any tips? Thanks so much! P.S. I’m still on my first assignment and the convenience of taking the housing seems so enticing, […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: What is the best company for strikes?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What is the best company for strikes?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: What is the best company for strikes? Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: I suppose the best answer to your question on which strike company to travel with, would be the one that pays the most. Please don’t take me to be flippant in my response, it’s just that one trustworthy […]

5 Awesome Ways Travel Nurses Make a Positive Impact

5 Awesome Ways Travel Nurses Make a Positive Impact

Travel Nurses are just the coolest. Who else gets to travel the country for their career, do work that really matters to patients and families, use their talents and training in all kinds of different environments, and make new friends nationwide? They may not always get their due, but Travel Nurses do a lot to […]

By February 25, 2016 3 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: In which state do I register my fifth wheel trailer?

Ask a Travel Nurse: In which state do I register my fifth wheel trailer?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David. I bought a fifth wheel trailer to travel in during my assignments, but am having trouble registering it due to my different addresses. In which state do I register my fifth wheel trailer? Do you know of any laws for Travel Nurses that would allow me to keep […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: What opportunities are available for international Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What opportunities are available for international Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hello, David! Can you tell me what opportunities are available for international Travel Nursing? Specifically, I would like to know if you have any names for Travel Nurse agencies in the United Kingdom. Much appreciated! Ask a Travel Nurse Answer:              I receive many emails asking for information on international Travel […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Do I have to use my own insurance to cover a company physical?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Do I have to use my own insurance to cover a company physical?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I am a Travel Tech and my physical is due to a new company I plan to work for. I got the impression that my future travel company is not going to pay for this physical and that I am to use my insurance to cover it. Is this a […]

Friday Fun: “If I Was Your RN”

Friday Fun: “If I Was Your RN”

There are plenty of Justin Bieber parodies out there — with Kate McKinnon’s spot-on impersonation being my personal fave — but I’ve yet to see a parody of the Beibs that’s also nursing related … until now! Give it up for these creative nursing students for bringing you this dose of Friday Fun: “If I […]

By January 29, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: Should I take a lower hourly pay rate to start in a local assignment?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Should I take a lower hourly pay rate to start in a local assignment?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, I’m a new Traveler and I am hoping to take my first assignment locally. I was offered an assignment, but I’m wondering if the wage is low for this area, because it’s less than I get at my current job. Should I take a lower hourly pay rate […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Who do you recommend for Travel Nurse tax prep?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Who do you recommend for Travel Nurse tax prep?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I’m on my first Travel Nursing assignment and want no part of preparing taxes this year! I recall reading one of your blogs that mentioned a tax preparer who’s good for Travel Nurses, but can’t find it now. Who do you recommend for Travel Nurse tax prep? Thank you! GO […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: What’s the best hospital for Travel Nurses in Houston?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What’s the best hospital for Travel Nurses in Houston?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I’d like to take an assignment in Houston, preferably in psych, but I understand psych positions are often limited so my next choice is med/surg. I have a choice in hospitals to pick from, but I was wanting to know which hospital would be the best and what other nurses […]