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Ask a Travel Nurse: What should I do about a termination dispute with my Travel Nursing company?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What should I do about a termination dispute with my Travel Nursing company?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, What should I do about a termination dispute with my Travel Nursing company? I have been a NICU nurse for 35 years and recently started an assignment in Texas. While on assignment I was asked to work in PICU, a specialty I do not feel qualified for. When […]

Save the Date: Travel Nurses Day 2015!

Save the Date: Travel Nurses Day 2015!

2015 has been flying by, but in good news, that means it’s almost Travel Nurses Day! Save the date: Travel Nurses Day 2015 is Friday, October 9th! For the third annual celebration of this unique day that celebrates traveling nurses everywhere, you can once again celebrate with games, quizzes, contests, and more, all for the […]

By September 25, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Miss Colorado, Nurse Kelley Johnson, on Ellen!

Miss Colorado, Nurse Kelley Johnson, on Ellen!

Leave it to an awesome nurse to make the biggest splash in the pageant, even as second runner-up for the Miss America crown. Miss Colorado, Nurse Kelley Johnson, has been in the news lately for her touching and inspirational monologue about her talent in nursing as well as the controversy that developed when her speech […]

By September 25, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: Should first-time Travel Nurses let the company handle housing or arrange their own?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Should first-time Travel Nurses let the company handle housing or arrange their own?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, I am taking my first Travel Nursing assignment and looking at housing. Should first-time Travel Nurses let the company handle housing or arrange their own? Thank you! Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: In 20 years of Travel Nursing, I have always let the travel company book my housing. […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: What education do I need to become a Travel Nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What education do I need to become a Travel Nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, I am still in high school, but am interested in becoming a Travel Nurse. I am unsure what classes I should take now that would help me later and I also have no idea what colleges to consider — or if I should go to a two-year school […]

Nurses Criticize ‘The View’ for Miss America Mockery

Nurses Criticize ‘The View’ for Miss America Mockery

Nurses nationwide are taking aim at “The View” after its hosts mocked Miss Colorado, Nurse Kelley Johnson, and her contribution to the 2015 Miss America pageant talent competition. Sticking out in scrubs and a stethoscope among a plethora of evening gowns, Johnson’s talent was as unique as her outfit. While other contestants sang and danced […]

By September 15, 2015 3 Comments Read More →
Miss Colorado, Nurse Kelley Johnson

Miss Colorado, Nurse Kelley Johnson

Whether or not you care much about the Miss America pageant in 2015, you’ll definitely want to hear from one of this year’s contestants — Miss Colorado, Nurse Kelley Johnson — who proved in this year’s competition that she is so much more than just a pretty face. Johnson, who was eventually named second runner-up […]

By September 14, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Top 10 Questions for Travel Nurses

Top 10 Questions for Travel Nurses

Ever wondered what the most popular Ask a Travel Nurse questions are? Well wonder no more. We have compiled this list of the top 10 posts by David Morrison, RN, author of the Travel Nurse’s Bible over the last year. The topics ranged from questions about pay to housing to transportation. Ask a Travel Nurse: […]

By September 11, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: What are my options for affordable health insurance as a Travel Nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What are my options for affordable health insurance as a Travel Nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I am interested in traveling, but I have a family and my Travel Nursing agency just sent me an incredibly high quote for covering my family for health insurance. What are my options for affordable health insurance as a Travel Nurse? Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: You likely have two […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Are breaks between contracts a problem when Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Are breaks between contracts a problem when Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, I am very interested in Travel Nursing. My kids are out of the house, so I am ready to try something new and take my first assignment as a Traveler. That said, I am concerned about being able to get my next contract after this first one without […]