Archive for August, 2010

How to manage your mail while on a travel nursing assignment

How to manage your mail while on a travel nursing assignment

There is much to prepare for when leaving on your next travel nursing assignment and how you handle your mail and bills is a very important one to think about. Thankfully the 21st century has given us many alternatives to how we can send and receive mail.

By August 30, 2010 2 Comments Read More →
Travel Nurse Housing – Live Life Your Way, and Let Someone Else Do the Cleaning

Travel Nurse Housing – Live Life Your Way, and Let Someone Else Do the Cleaning

Living in a new town, even temporarily, can allow you to explore a wide array of fascinating activities and enjoy new experiences.  With a job as stressful as nursing, you may want to maximize your off duty time to enjoy the town and get involved in the things you love doing.   Keeping your furnished apartment […]

By August 27, 2010 0 Comments Read More →
Please help us make Travel Nursing Blogs.com rock!

Please help us make Travel Nursing Blogs.com rock!

The goal of Travel Nursing Blogs.com is to serve you and answer any questions you have about travel nursing. That is why we are always striving to improve the performance of the site. If you could help us and answer this one question poll about the speed of the site we would appreciate it. Thanks.

By August 27, 2010 0 Comments Read More →
Scrubadoo’s News: Save money on your nursing scrubs

Scrubadoo’s News: Save money on your nursing scrubs

You need scrubs, but you don’t need to spend a ton of money on them.  You also don’t need to run off to Walmart and purchase an extremely low quality uniform.  There are ways to buy high quality scrubs that you can feel and look good in and still not spend a ton of money.  […]

By August 25, 2010 0 Comments Read More →
Speak Up! It’s Your Duty As a Traveling Nurse.

Speak Up! It’s Your Duty As a Traveling Nurse.

Being a traveling nurse it’s easy to think of yourself as just a fill in for a short time, but it’s obvious you’re more than that. You were hired not only to fill a need within the hospital but to do your job as a Registered Nurse. With that comes many responsibilities and number one being patient care.

By August 23, 2010 2 Comments Read More →
Travel Nursing Blogs Carnival – Edition August 20, 2010

Travel Nursing Blogs Carnival – Edition August 20, 2010

Welcome to the Travel Nursing Blog Carnival. We had three submissions for our first edition, so no too bad. Katy at UnitekCollege.edu talks about the benefits of a travel nursing career for nurses looking to avoid burnout and learn new skills in her post Through the eyes of a Travel Nurse: Guest Speaker. Over at the […]

By August 20, 2010 0 Comments Read More →
Do you have the best travel nursing recruiter? Don’t be shy, tell the world.

Do you have the best travel nursing recruiter? Don’t be shy, tell the world.

Time to vote for your favorite travel nursing recruiter at Healthcare Traveler’s 2010 Recruiter of the Year Contest. This is a chance for you to take a few minutes and tell the world why you think your recruiter is the best in the industry. Whether it is because they call you once a week or […]

By August 19, 2010 0 Comments Read More →
Guest Author: Sandy Thomson – 4 money-saving tips for your travel nursing drive

Guest Author: Sandy Thomson – 4 money-saving tips for your travel nursing drive

If you are like most travel nurses headed for a new assignment you are excited to get out on the road and get started. But before you head out make sure you follow these tips to get you to your assignment while saving money on the way. Set a daily budget: As you know you […]

An easy way to have fun and save money as a travel nurse

An easy way to have fun and save money as a travel nurse

Travel nurses often put themselves into one of two camps; more money or more fun (caring for others is a given). Whether you are in travel nursing for the money or the experience of doing fun things while traveling you will find LivingSocial.com a useful website during your travel nursing assignments. Here’s how to get started: First, Sign up […]

By August 13, 2010 2 Comments Read More →
Travel Nurse Housing – 4 Frequently asked questions about travel nurse housing

Travel Nurse Housing – 4 Frequently asked questions about travel nurse housing

Traveling nurses can encounter some unusual housing situations while moving from city to city. Many questions that are standard in a traditional housing arrangement begin to seem unclear. This post addresses their confusion and answers 4 of the most asked questions from travel nurses setting up their travel housing accommodations. So take a breath, read […]

By August 11, 2010 0 Comments Read More →