Archive for May, 2008

New TravelNursingBlogs.com authors

New TravelNursingBlogs.com authors

If you haven’t noticed, we have two new authors, Patrick and Bret, contributing to TravelNursingBlogs.com. They both have a lot of interesting things to write about and each bring their own unique perspective on the travel nursing industry to the blog. If you get a chance leave them a comment and say hello.

By May 30, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Travel Nursing News Resource

Travel Nursing News Resource

Good day to you all! I hope you’ve all fully recovered from the Memorial Day break, I know I have. Although mine wasn’t filled with friends and BBQ’s, more like full of destruction, clean up and painting my new home! It really hasn’t hit me yet that I’ll soon be a homeowner, but buying a […]

By May 30, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Has the cost of gas affected your travel nursing assignments?

Has the cost of gas affected your travel nursing assignments?

I get the Healthcare Traveler E-News and this month it had some interesting results regarding the effect that the high gas prices are having on travel nurses’ commutes. They asked: Has the cost of gasoline caused you to adjust your commute? 49% Yes. I mostly use public transportation now. 24% No. It has not had an […]

By May 29, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Greetings and Salutations!

Greetings and Salutations!

Good afternoon or whatever time of day it is when you’re reading this! I’d like to take this chance to introduce myself… Guten tag,my name is Patrick and I am part of the dynamic and dynamite Marketing team at Medical Solutions. I hope that you will come back and visit again shortly for I will […]

By May 23, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
7 Essential Running Safety Tips

7 Essential Running Safety Tips

Last time I posted a couple websites you can use to map your running course while on a travel nursing assignment in a new location. I thought it would be good to review some running safety tips before you go for your run.

By May 23, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Road trip fun

Road trip fun

Here is a fun little site to help you plan your drive to your next travel nursing job. It’s called RoadTripPlanning.com and has everything you need to plan your next trip, from route planners to road trip games. When you are driving cross country the trip can get long and tedious, but I think this […]

By May 23, 2008 1 Comments Read More →
Travel Nursing Checklist Item #11: What makes a good recruiter?

Travel Nursing Checklist Item #11: What makes a good recruiter?

Once you have submitted your application online you can literally sit back and wait for a recruiter to call you. Thanks to the nursing shortage, qualified nurses looking to travel are in high demand. That’s why I’m going to break this post up, for now I will just cover what makes a good recruiter and […]

By May 21, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
All the nursing blogs in one place

All the nursing blogs in one place

A new and improved Orientedx3.com is now available. It is a cool site that aggregates the feeds of a lot of other nursing blogs for you. Now you can read each blogs latest posts in one spot. You could set this up for yourself using Bloglines or Google Feeds, but now you don’t have to. This […]

By May 20, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Top nursing blogs

Top nursing blogs

If you are looking for some other great nursing blogs to read check out this Top 25 Nursing Blogs List put out by the Nursing Online Education Database. TravelNursingBlogs.com didn’t crack the top 25, but we did make the list coming in at number 36. I guess we will just have to keep working hard to […]

By May 16, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Nurse Social Networking Site

Nurse Social Networking Site

In the past I have talked about some of the best social networking sites out there for nurses and I just wanted to bring your attention to one I missed, NursingLink.com. It offers all of the same tools as other social networking sites, but goes a step further with some pretty fun and cool functions like […]

By May 14, 2008 9 Comments Read More →