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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 [...]

How to Have a Successful Travel Nurse Phone Interview

How to Have a Successful Travel Nurse Phone Interview

When you interview for a position you were always told to look your best, well, what if the interview is over the phone?  In most travel nurse interviews, this is the case.  Although you may not be meeting directly with your interviewer, you can still put your best foot forward. Here are some steps to take before [...]

By July 2, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
2012, The Year for Travel Nurses

2012, The Year for Travel Nurses

Thinking about becoming a travel nurse? It seems this year might just be perfect time to start. Travel Nursing is at its highest demand in years, and doesn’t seem to be slowing down. Check out this infographic on why 2012 is the year for travel nurses. Share this on your site!

By June 29, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
New Site for Travel Nursing Could Save You A Lot of Time

New Site for Travel Nursing Could Save You A Lot of Time

When deciding on a location for a new assignment, it’s common to wonder what the city will be like. What’s the crime in the area, is there anything to do, is the hospital in a convenient location? Sure with the internet you could spend several hours finding this information, but thankfully there is a new [...]

By June 27, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: Traveling with a spouse that isn’t a nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Traveling with a spouse that isn’t a nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I am considering traveling within the next year or so as an RN in critical care. I want to travel with my girlfriend who has a degree in business and is going back to school to get her mba in healthcare administration. She currently works as a bartender in a [...]

Going to School While on Travel Nurse Assignments

Going to School While on Travel Nurse Assignments

Bettering your career as a nurse is always something to consider not only for better pay, but improving your skills. The best way to accomplish this is continuing education units (CEU’s). Many travelers think they would have to stop traveling to continue their education or would have to attend seminars. However, with all the current [...]

By June 22, 2012 1 Comments Read More →
Amazing Nurses Contest, Nominate an Extraordinary Nurse

Amazing Nurses Contest, Nominate an Extraordinary Nurse

Know a nurse that provides extraordinary care and makes a difference every day in the lives of others? Now is the time to let the world know who these incredible, real-life superheroes are. In celebration of nurses everywhere, Johnson & Johnson has launched the Amazing Nurses contest to encourage people to celebrate the nurses that [...]

By June 20, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Choosing the Right Travel Nurse Recruiter

Choosing the Right Travel Nurse Recruiter

Having a good traveler/recruiter relationship can be a great aid in becoming a successful travel nurse. That is why it is important to make sure the recruiter you pick is someone you can get along with and will have your back when things may not go as planned. A great way to make sure you [...]

By June 18, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
Driving vs Flying to Travel Nurse Assignments

Driving vs Flying to Travel Nurse Assignments

You’ve accepted your assignment and now need to decide how to get there. Should I drive or fly? Most travel nurse companies will provide you with a travel stipend, so it’s really your choice. Here are the pros and cons of both. Many new people to the travel world might assume they are going to [...]

By June 13, 2012 2 Comments Read More →
Why Travel Nursing with a Pet is Good for You, Part 2

Why Travel Nursing with a Pet is Good for You, Part 2

Last week we shared why Travel Nursing with a pet is actually beneficial for your health. Read Why Travel Nursing with a Pet is Good for You, Part 1 to learn more about the benefits of traveling with pets. Many travelers are concerned that staffing companies will not allow them bring their pets on assignment. [...]

By June 12, 2012 1 Comments Read More →