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Chris Pratt Visits Children’s Hospital in Guardians of the Galaxy Getup

Chris Pratt Visits Children’s Hospital in Guardians of the Galaxy Getup

If you don’t already have Chris Pratt fever, you’re about to come down hard with it! He’s charmed audiences in NBC’s “Parks and Recreation,” blown up the big screen in this summer’s Guardians of the Galaxy, proven he RULES at interviews (whether rapping like a pro or French braiding like one), and done one of [...]

Save the Date: Travel Nurses Day 2014

Save the Date: Travel Nurses Day 2014

Travel Nurses are so special, so hard-working, so amazing that of course they deserve to have their very own day of celebration … and this year’s will be here before we know it. Friday, October 10, 2014 will be the second annual Travel Nurses Day. A day for Travel Nurses to feel celebrated and for [...]

How “Not” to Travel Nursing Videos

How “Not” to Travel Nursing Videos

If you’re just starting out as a Travel Nurse, there are a lot of ins and outs that you should learn to help you better succeed in the Travel Nursing industry. Travel Nursing is an amazing opportunity, but there are many variables and can be potential speed bumps if one is not properly prepared. But [...]

Are You Addicted to Travel?

Are You Addicted to Travel?

Happy Friday, Travel Nurses! I came across a BuzzFeed listicle (one of the site’s popular list-based articles) this week that made me think of you. “24 Signs You Are Completely Addicted To Travel” had several points that match the attitudes of most Travel Nurses, such as: #7 — You can’t imagine staying in the same [...]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Do I need recent hospital experience for Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Do I need recent hospital experience for Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I have several years of RN experience locally and in Travel Nursing, but I have not worked in five years. What do you suggest I do to get back into Travel Nursing? Is there a travel company who would offer me about six months to reorient and brush up on [...]

Travel Nurses and Patient Care

Travel Nurses and Patient Care

Travel Nurses exist not just so you can build an awesome career and have great adventures throughout the country (although these sure are amazing perks!). Travel Nursing helps facilities provide better patient care and obtain better patient results, all the while taking some of the burden off of their perm nurses. But even with the [...]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Can I switch specialties while Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Can I switch specialties while Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I have been an ICU nurse at a small hospital for almost four years now and I’m very interested in Travel Nursing. If I were to travel, would I only be able to take ICU positions? Or could I possibly get OR, PACU, or Cath lab job with no previous [...]

Insta Travel Instagram Contest for Travel Nurses

Insta Travel Instagram Contest for Travel Nurses

Trivia Question: Who are three great photographers? Answer: Ansel Adams, Annie Leibowitz, and … YOU! Many Travel Nurses are major shutterbugs. And who can blame them? With all that time spent in new, exciting locations you are bound to see all kinds of picture-worthy sights. A new contest hosted by pet friendly Travel Nurse agency, [...]

Katie Couric Celebrates Nurses

Katie Couric Celebrates Nurses

Whatever time zone you’re currently in, you should definitely tune in to today’s “Katie” on ABC, as host Katie Couric celebrates nurses, with a show themed “Celebrating Nurses.” “Katie” is a topical daytime talk show hosted by award-winning journalist and television personality Katie Couric. According to the show’s website, on July 16th, “Katie salutes nurses [...]

The Future of Nursing

The Future of Nursing

The fine folks at The Nursing Bible recently shared an infographic with us that is titled, “Nowhere But Up: The Future of Nursing.” We thought that our Travel Nursing Blogs readers would be very interested in checking it out, so we are sharing it here. Travel Nursing is an industry intricately linked with the nursing [...]