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Great Nurse Apps

Great Nurse Apps

Technology has had a great impact in healthcare. When apps and other technology can help a nurse be more efficient that just leaves more time for improving other aspects of your already great patient care. OnlineLPNtoRN.org recently shared a guide to terrific apps for nurses. These nursing apps are great for nurses, nursing students, and [...]

Ask a Travel Nurse: How do you handle licensing in different states when travel nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse: How do you handle licensing in different states when travel nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: How do you get so many licenses when travel nursing? Are they all compact states? Don’t you have to have a home base to even apply for your first assignment and/or license? Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: If you do not already reside in a compact state, then you will [...]

Thank You, Military Nurses!

Thank You, Military Nurses!

With Memorial Day weekend on the horizon, Travel Nursing Blogs would like to say thank you, military nurses! Perhaps the ultimate in a very serious, long-term Travel Nursing assignment, nurses in the military do their part for their patients and for all of us. Just like all nurses, their hard work is unparalleled, and with [...]

Ask a Travel Nurse: What type of degree do I need to be a Travel Nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What type of degree do I need to be a Travel Nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I really want to go to school to become an RN and eventually a Travel Nurse. But, financially, college is going to be hard for me to afford. What type of degree do I need to be a Travel Nurse? Two year or four year? Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: [...]

4 Ways Nurses Can Advance Their Careers

4 Ways Nurses Can Advance Their Careers

  As Nurses Week 2014 draws to a close, Travel Nursing Blogs would like share some tips on how nurses can keep their skills sharp and continue their career momentum. Karlene Kerfoot, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, sent us these 4 ways nurses can advance their careers, in celebration of the Nurses Week 2014 theme: Transforming [...]

A Day in the Life of a Nurse

A Day in the Life of a Nurse

One cool thing about Nurses Week is that it brings recognition to all of the awesome, hard work that Nurses do around the clock. An average person might not think much about the importance of Nurses on a daily basis, but whenever we or someone we love needs a Nurse, the power, importance, and sacrifice [...]

How is Your Travel Nurse Company Celebrating Nurses Week 2014?

How is Your Travel Nurse Company Celebrating Nurses Week 2014?

  Hospitals often do something to celebrate Nurses Week in celebration of their Nurse staff, and hopefully you got in on some of that this week — and/or will through next Monday, May 12, when Nurses Week 2014 draws to a close. But as Travel Nurses it’s also nice to be recognized by your Travel [...]

Happy Nurses Week 2014!

Happy Nurses Week 2014!

It’s that magical time that only comes once a year … it’s Nurses Week! Nurses Week is celebrated annually, May 6-12, ending on Florence Nightingale’s birthday. It is a chance for everyone to honor and celebrate all of the hard-working, self-sacrificing Nurses out there. Nursing is not an easy job, but despite the emotional, physical, [...]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Can I work with more than one recruiter?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Can I work with more than one recruiter?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question:  In Travel Nursing, it seems like a great idea work with more than one recruiter — or is it? Can I work with one than one recruiter? Ask a Travel Nurse Answer:  Many seasoned travelers use multiple recruiters (often even three or four). The best way to approach this is [...]

Aloha, Travel Nurses

Aloha, Travel Nurses

Many Travel Nurses feel the allure of taking an assignment in Hawaii. The opportunity to live and work however temporarily in paradise is a perfect example of why Travel Nursing is such an exciting, rewarding career path. Just think of all the island adventures up for grabs! Boating, surfing, sightseeing — oh my! Travel Nursing [...]