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Friday Fun: “If I Was Your RN”

Friday Fun: “If I Was Your RN”

There are plenty of Justin Bieber parodies out there — with Kate McKinnon’s spot-on impersonation being my personal fave — but I’ve yet to see a parody of the Beibs that’s also nursing related … until now! Give it up for these creative nursing students for bringing you this dose of Friday Fun: “If I […]

By January 29, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: Should I take a lower hourly pay rate to start in a local assignment?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Should I take a lower hourly pay rate to start in a local assignment?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, I’m a new Traveler and I am hoping to take my first assignment locally. I was offered an assignment, but I’m wondering if the wage is low for this area, because it’s less than I get at my current job. Should I take a lower hourly pay rate […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Who do you recommend for Travel Nurse tax prep?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Who do you recommend for Travel Nurse tax prep?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I’m on my first Travel Nursing assignment and want no part of preparing taxes this year! I recall reading one of your blogs that mentioned a tax preparer who’s good for Travel Nurses, but can’t find it now. Who do you recommend for Travel Nurse tax prep? Thank you! GO […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: What’s the best hospital for Travel Nurses in Houston?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What’s the best hospital for Travel Nurses in Houston?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I’d like to take an assignment in Houston, preferably in psych, but I understand psych positions are often limited so my next choice is med/surg. I have a choice in hospitals to pick from, but I was wanting to know which hospital would be the best and what other nurses […]

5 Great States for 2016 Travel Nursing Jobs

5 Great States for 2016 Travel Nursing Jobs

One of the best things about Travel Nursing is being able to see the country as you work by visiting so many of its great 50 states! But with so many options, it can be hard to choose where to go first, or next if you’re already traveling. (Hey, that’s not a bad problem to […]

Happy Holidays, Travel Nurses!

Happy Holidays, Travel Nurses!

Whether you’re in a naturally warm location or enjoying a fresh snowfall, Travel Nursing Blogs wishes you Happy Holidays! We admire the work Travel Nurses do throughout the year, and know that many of you will spend some of the holidays working still. Please know that we are so grateful for everything you do. Happy […]

By December 24, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: Is my base pay high enough?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Is my base pay high enough?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I’m a med surg nurse with almost two years’ experience. The place I want to go is around Los Angeles and I just got recruited by one of the largest travel companies. My recruiter said there are lots of jobs and gave me quotes with really good money at first. […]

4 Ways Travel Nurses are Like Jedi Masters

4 Ways Travel Nurses are Like Jedi Masters

With the return of all things Star Wars this year and the anticipated release of The Force Awakens this week, I got to thinking … Travel Nurses sure are a lot like Jedi Masters. Of course, nurses always use the force for good! As the holidays approach and folks across the globe prepare to “unwrap” […]

By December 17, 2015 1 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: What can I do if my actual contract differs from the offer?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What can I do if my actual contract differs from the offer?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hey David, WOW, what a great website. I wish I had known about this years ago. I’ve been a Travel Nurse for over six years and recently ran into an issue for which you may be able to offer some advice. I have been working with a staffing company in […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: How long is a Travel Nurse at each location?

Ask a Travel Nurse: How long is a Travel Nurse at each location?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hello, I’ve been a nurse for several years and am thinking about doing Travel Nursing. What I want to know is: How long is a Travel Nurse at each location? I kind of want to do Travel Nursing to explore places to live permanently and I also love traveling. Also, […]