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Here Come the Holiday Promotions!

Here Come the Holiday Promotions!

Just 16 days left until Thanksgiving and with that, the holiday season will be in full swing. It’s that magical time of year where we celebrate everything from Christmas to Kwanzaa, Hanukkah to Festivus, the Solstice to New Year’s and more. Or as I like to think of it, approximately a month and a half [...]

By November 12, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: Is a verbal agreement to an assignment binding?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Is a verbal agreement to an assignment binding?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question:   I’m new to traveling and recently consented over the phone to an assignment (verbal only). The company notified the facility of my verbal agreement and sent out the contract to me, but I have not yet signed. Another position came up (with a different company) which is a much [...]

Travel Nursing Blogs Statement on MTV’s “Scrubbing In”

Travel Nursing Blogs Statement on MTV’s “Scrubbing In”

Our blog has been covering the run-up to MTV’s travel nurse reality show “Scrubbing In” for several months now. We anxiously awaited the premiere, were able to dish with one of the show’s cast members, Tyrice, and recapped the first episode. Our number one hope for the show was that it would illuminate the important [...]

By November 4, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
Happy Halloween, Travel Nurses!

Happy Halloween, Travel Nurses!

It’s that spooktacular time of year again, where ghosts and ghouls roam the streets and tricks and sweet treats line the pockets of girls and boys across the land. As a nurse, it’s possible you’ll be working on All Hallow’s Eve, but there’s still a chance for you to get in on the fun. Whatever [...]

By October 31, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: Can I do travel nursing in an RV?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Can I do travel nursing in an RV?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question:   How do some travel nurses live out of their motor homes/campers? I think this would be efficient but I don’t see how it is feasible. Not every hospital is going to be within reasonable driving distance from an RV site. I appreciate any advice. Thanks! Ask a Travel Nurse [...]

“Scrubbing In” First Episode Recap

“Scrubbing In” First Episode Recap

MTV’s “Scrubbing In” — a hotly debated reality show focused on nine young travel nurses — premiered last night, October 24, 2013. While some support the show and have hopes it will illuminate the travel nursing industry to a national audience, the Change.org petition asking it be cancelled had more than 18,000 signatures and climbing [...]

By October 25, 2013 2 Comments Read More →
Information for Nursing Students and Aspiring Travel Nurses

Information for Nursing Students and Aspiring Travel Nurses

The road through nursing school is not for the faint of heart. To succeed at nursing school takes stamina, adaptability, skill, and smarts. After that, if you’re thinking about becoming a travel nurse, you’ll want to get a year or two of hospital experience before you hit the road. I wanted to share a couple [...]

By October 23, 2013 2 Comments Read More →
Meet MTV’s “Scrubbing In” Cast

Meet MTV’s “Scrubbing In” Cast

MTV’s controversial travel nurse reality show, “Scrubbing In” will finally premiere this Thursday, October 24th at 10/9 Central. The network has recently released a little more info on the cast, including some videos. First, one video allows us to meet MTV’s “Scrubbing In” cast Tyrice, Chris, Fernando, Adrian, Chelsey, Michelle, Crystal, Nikki, and Heather, and learn [...]

By October 22, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Interview with Nurse Tyrice from MTV’s “Scrubbing In”

Interview with Nurse Tyrice from MTV’s “Scrubbing In”

There’s been a lot of anticipation and divided opinion leading up to MTV’s new travel nurse reality show, “Scrubbing In,” which premieres on October 24. So we thought it would be cool to get in touch with one of the cast members to chat about the show and travel nursing in general. Tyrice is the [...]

By October 18, 2013 8 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: What are the best locations for travel nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What are the best locations for travel nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question:   I graduated from Mount Carmel College of Nursing in 2009 and have worked in Florida the past 3 years. I just did my first travel assignment in Minnesota and really enjoyed it. I wanted to know: What are the best cities/states to travel to? Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: [...]