Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Do you have a list of options that you make sure you spell out on a contract, sort of a guide or checklist to follow to make sure that all your needs, issues and concerns are spelled out within your contract? Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: The things that you […]
Archive for July, 2008
When you are on the road as a travel nurse, it can get lonely at times. One way to combat this is to talk to other nurses on travel nursing forums. Some good ones are: Nurse-Forum.com UltimateNurse.com AllNurses.com Travel Nurse and Therapist Forum NurseConnect.com NursingLink.com Are there any travel nursing forums you visit that I’m […]
Over at NursingSchoolSearch.com they posted a great list of 50 Social Media and Networking Sites for the Medically MindedÂ I’m glad to seeÂ TravelNursingBlogs.comÂ made the list, but there are a lot of other great sites on there too. In fact, their whole site is made up of a lot of great lists of websites. Check it […]
Let’s face it, rumors are a fact of life. I’m sure each and every one of us is guilty of playing a part in the rumor mill. Whether it was back in high school when you heard Susie dumped Johnny for Mike to go prom and you told your lunch table. Or maybe it was […]
In this month’s Life on the go we give you some tips for getting all the daily vitamins you need, but forget about when you are busy working a travel nursing job.
So you’ve gone to school, learned what you need to know to become a nurse and then proceeded to find your first job at a hospital and start your life in the workforce. Sound about right? Like many nurses and allied health professionals today, very few explore options outside of just becoming another employee of […]
Last night’s episode of ‘Hopkins’ featured another heart transplant. This time it was a toddler in need of a healthy heart. This scenario is every parent’s worst nightmare.
As you all are well aware, nursing can be a very stressful profession, which makes it so important to have at least one outside interest you can escape to. The beauty of travel nursing is that there are a lot of great hobbies out there make it a great career option for nurses. Here are […]
Being a Traveling Nurse or Allied Health professional these days has proven to be a lucrative alternative to a permanent position within many healthcare facilities. Many choose to leave their staff positions to become a traveling healthcare professional due to the slowing economy and the continuing repercussions of 9/11. As pay has plateaued for many […]
As I watched last night’s episode of Hopkins, there was a sequence where a patient attacked a nurse. This is a problem and no hospital or facility is immune.
Travel nursing is a career field where you will often find the time to make a lot of great new friends and memories. If you are at all creative this spells the perfect combination for creating a scrapbook of your travel nursing experiences. It just takes a little time, glue, paper and imagination to capture […]