Archive for June, 2008

Travel nursing is #1

Travel nursing is #1

Travel nursing tops the list of the 5 coolest jobs in healthcare according to NursingLink.com. I already think travel nursing is pretty cool, but it is nice to see it start to get more and more recoginition for what an amazing option it can be to a typical nursing career. Some of the other healthcare careers look pretty […]

By June 30, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
A 'Trip' to the Dentist is just that.

A 'Trip' to the Dentist is just that.

There’s a new take on the words Medical Travel Professional. You as a traveling nurse pick and choose assignments that can send you anywhere from the Redwood forests of northern California to the white sandy beaches of Florida. For many, nurses pick places they’ve always wanted to see but never had the opportunity to explore […]

By June 30, 2008 5 Comments Read More →
Fighting nursing stereotypes

Fighting nursing stereotypes

Have you ever watched a show and been disappointed in the portrayal of a nurse character? The Center For Nursing Advocacy works to increase public understanding of nursing.

By June 25, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Travel Nursing Checklist Item #12: Interviewing your recruiter

Travel Nursing Checklist Item #12: Interviewing your recruiter

In the last section of the Ultimate Travel Nursing Checklist I talked about what makes a great travel nurse Recruiter, now I am going to give you some tips to help you find a one. For starters ask around. Being referred to a good Recruiter by a travel nurse who believes in them is by […]

By June 23, 2008 6 Comments Read More →
Go on assignment with an RV

Go on assignment with an RV

Many travelers go on their travel nursing assignment with their RV. So I wanted to point out an online tool that we use to help locate RV parks for them.

By June 20, 2008 10 Comments Read More →
Is this patient a mystery shopper?

Is this patient a mystery shopper?

Could your next patient be a mystery shopper hired by your facility to provide feedback on the care he or she received? I just read an article that the American Medical Association’s ethics counsel is considering this.

By June 18, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
2008 Presidential Election and Healthcare Reform

2008 Presidential Election and Healthcare Reform

As you are all well aware, unless of course you have no access to TV, radio, newspapers, magazines, internet; or have that one friend that insists on telling you where they stand in this election… Gus?! We are in the midst of an historical election year. Never has there been so much coverage on a […]

By June 17, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
The June Life on the go is available with more great info for travel nurses

The June Life on the go is available with more great info for travel nurses

In this month’s travel nursing article we help you with some advice about adapting to new environments when you are working at a travel nursing job. Click here to read the June Life on the go.

By June 15, 2008 0 Comments Read More →
Are you a writer masquerading as a travel nurse?

Are you a writer masquerading as a travel nurse?

Travel Nursing Blogs.com is looking for a few interested guest authors. We are open to suggestions on content as long as it helps make Travel Nursing Blogs.com an even better source for travel nursing advice and information. We are simply looking for nurses who have a unique perspective on the travel nursing industry that have […]

By June 15, 2008 8 Comments Read More →
Reality hospital drama 'Hopkins'

Reality hospital drama 'Hopkins'

ABC will air a six part series titled ‘Hopkins’ about the lives of the people who work at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. The show kicks off on June 26th at 10e/9c. Hospital dramas on TV are nothing new as fans of ER and Grey’s Anatomy can atest, but what should make this show interesting is that it is real.

By June 11, 2008 0 Comments Read More →