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Nurses Give Back with Bedtime Backpacks

Nurses Give Back with Bedtime Backpacks

Over the last few weeks, the state of Oklahoma has been torn apart by violent tornadoes that have flattened houses, destroyed schools, and crushed businesses, leaving families stranded, missing loved ones and in need of help to heal and move forward. Amidst all this tragedy is a nurse’s number one time to shine. Out of […]

By June 3, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Scrubadoo Wants to Hear Your Travel Nurse Story!

Scrubadoo Wants to Hear Your Travel Nurse Story!

Do you have an inspirational, charming, or just plain funny story about your career as a travel nurse?  We want to hear it!  Here, at Scrubadoo.com, we realize that all of you have incredible experiences that we think deserve a moment in the spotlight so we want to give you a chance to be at […]

By May 1, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Holidays in the Hospital

Holidays in the Hospital

As I know from personal experience, the holidays can be a particularly difficult time for hospital patients and their families.  My grandfather had a tragic accident only a few weeks before Christmas last year and was in the hospital for over a month- including Christmas day. Luckily, the hospital staff was wonderful about the holidays […]

By December 5, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Keeping up with Travel Nurse CEUs While on Assignment

Keeping up with Travel Nurse CEUs While on Assignment

As an RN or APRN, you know how difficult it can be to stay on top of Continuing Education Unit (CEU) requirements for maintaining certification and licensure while juggling your personal and professional life at home. The challenge of keeping up on these requirements while navigating unfamiliar territory can make even the most adventurous and […]

By August 6, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
How Driving to Your Assignments May Earn You a Free Trip to Tokyo

How Driving to Your Assignments May Earn You a Free Trip to Tokyo

Signing up for an airline credit card is the quickest way to build a large mileage account but it might seem unnecessary, especially if you aren’t regularly flying to assignments. However, if you could accumulate an immense amount of points and miles from your regular expenses even if you drive to your contracts, would you […]

Fun Scrubs for Summer!

Fun Scrubs for Summer!

As the days grow longer, so will your work days -or at least you’ll feel they do!  Working inside all day means you have no time to enjoy the summer sun- no time to cool off in a pool and no time to soak up some Vitamin D.  To add to your summertime blues, working […]

Car Activities for Kids While Traveling to a New Nursing Assignment

Car Activities for Kids While Traveling to a New Nursing Assignment

Many times road tripping with children to a new travel nurse assignment can be stressful. Don’t look at it like that. Think of it as a chance to spend quality time with your kids. After all, how often do you get to do that? Road-trips can take a long time and wear on anyone’s nerves; but when […]

By March 16, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Travel Nurses can Advance Their Education on Their Own Time

Travel Nurses can Advance Their Education on Their Own Time

With every new job on the road, travel nurses experience a different working environment. Even while constantly adapting, you can learn new things to further your career as a travel nurse. If you want to gain new clinical skills and make more money, you can use these new experiences to gain different techniques and knowledge. […]

By March 9, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Maryland Licensure by Endorsement Goes Online

Maryland Licensure by Endorsement Goes Online

As most of you probably know, Maryland is a walk-thru state that will issue your temporary RN license in 48 hours or less. It is actually a very simple process, but the lack of information throws everything out of whack.  There is a newer way to finish the process, but still requires you to show […]

Your Career as a Travel Nurse Awaits

Your Career as a Travel Nurse Awaits

Who wouldn’t love a career that allows them to get paid while traveling all over the world, helping others and experiencing personal growth? There are 340 travel nursing companies and 25,400 traveling nurses in the U.S. alone. Applicants who are licensed and ready to travel can begin an exciting new career that will take them […]

By February 17, 2012 0 Comments Read More →