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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 […]

Advice for a Good Life? Travel More!

Advice for a Good Life? Travel More!

You don’t need an expert to tell you why — you already feel it in your bones: Travel is good for you! However, experts do agree with what you know in your heart to be true. Here’s what they and common sense have got to say about how and why traveling makes for a great […]

By September 4, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: How do I know I will earn enough pay Travel Nursing to cover my expenses on the road and back home?

Ask a Travel Nurse: How do I know I will earn enough pay Travel Nursing to cover my expenses on the road and back home?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, I am just starting to consider Travel Nursing jobs and have many questions! My bottom line is making sure my actual cash pay will be enough to cover my travel expenses as well as my current expenses. How do I know I will earn enough pay Travel Nursing […]

Happy Friday, Travel Nursing Queens!

Happy Friday, Travel Nursing Queens!

Regardless of the shifts you work and whether Friday is your Friday or your Monday, let’s celebrate the day with a fun flashback that honors your true place in healthcare. Happy Friday, Travel Nursing Queens! Let’s do a quick Friday flashback to March 2009 when a quartet of ICU nurses from Seattle Children’s Hospital won […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Do Travel Nurses choose and book their own hotel?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Do Travel Nurses choose and book their own hotel?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, Do Travel Nurses choose and book their own hotel? Thanks! Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: From the wording of your question, I’m not sure if you are speaking of a travel assignment, strike work, or are perhaps just beginning to research Travel Nursing and learning how exactly it […]

How to Become a Travel Nurse

How to Become a Travel Nurse

There are sooo many reasons to get hooked on Travel Nursing. It’s an amazing opportunity for hard-working nurses to enjoy the many adventures and perks that come along with a career in this very exciting and in-demand industry — for example, traveling to wonderful new places (or returning to long-cherished ones!), avoiding hospital politics, building […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Where can I find a print copy of Travel Nurse’s Bible?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Where can I find a print copy of Travel Nurse’s Bible?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, I really want to check out your book. Where can I find a print copy of Travel Nurse’s Bible? Thank you! Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: Unless you want to pay some insane price that people on Amazon are charging, the only current way to get the book […]