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Ask a Travel Nurse: What is the best Travel Nursing company for my specialty?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What is the best Travel Nursing company for my specialty?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, I am a PACU nurse with 28 years of experience and I’m about to try Travel Nursing! I’d like to go to Phoenix, Arizona for the winter and wonder if you know what is the best Travel Nursing company for my specialty? I’ve literally spent all day looking […]

Happy Travel Nurses Day 2016!

Happy Travel Nurses Day 2016!

It’s almost that special time of year again! Sure, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, New Year’s, and a lot of other great holidays are coming down the pike, but this week we celebrate Travel Nurses Day! Travel Nurses Day was created in 2013 by Medical Solutions as a way to celebrate and recognize all of […]

By October 12, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Which Solo Traveling Movie Character Are You?

Which Solo Traveling Movie Character Are You?

Some Travel Nurses hit the road with their dogs, cats, spouse, significant other, kids, and who knows what other types of companions! Traveling with family and/or pets is definitely a doable option, especially if you have a pet-friendly company that’s willing to find you the right accommodations for your travel crew — but many other […]

By September 15, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Ellen and Channing Tatum Surprise Nurses

Ellen and Channing Tatum Surprise Nurses

If you love Ellen, Channing Tatum, and/or Nurses, this post is for you. Six lucky San Diego nurses got to appear on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” with their hunky hero, Channing Tatum. Not only did they get to meet him, he had a fun surprise for all of them … tickets to the Magic Mike […]

By September 8, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: Do staffing companies offer insurance to spouses too?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Do staffing companies offer insurance to spouses too?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hello! My question is, do staffing companies offer insurance to spouses too? My partner and I are potentially interested in Travel Nursing — he is an ICU RN and I am an RD. I’ve found information about many Travel Nurse staffing agencies offering insurance for the RN, but is it […]

Dear Nurses, Love Z Dogg MD

Dear Nurses, Love Z Dogg MD

Travel Nursing Blogs has previously shared videos from “the Weird Al of healthcare,” Z Dogg MD — but this time he’s really outdone himself. Z Dogg MD, AKA Dr. Zubin Damania, has created a video parody of Tupac Shakur’s awesome matriarchal melody, “Dear Mama,” in which Shakur sang the praises of his mother’s enduring strength. […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: What advice do you have for taking a contract in Hawaii?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What advice do you have for taking a contract in Hawaii?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Hi David, I want to start off by saying I read your book and it was very interesting! Such helpful information! I started Travel Nursing after two years’ experience in Tele. I’m from south Florida and wanted to do the Midwest, so my first assignment was in Munster, Indiana. I […]

7 Stranger Things Gifs for Nurses

7 Stranger Things Gifs for Nurses

In case you’ve somehow missed the magic of Netflix’s original series “Stranger Things,” I suggest you avoid any potential *spoilers* below, reach for the remote, and remedy that ASAP. But for the legions of fans who’ve fallen for this ’80s homage, which I’ve come to describe as “If ‘Twin Peaks’ and Goonies had a baby […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Do I need recent experience for Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Do I need recent experience for Travel Nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question: I want to do Travel Nursing assignments in a cath lab and I have previous cath lab experience of approximately 10 years, from 1999 to 2010. I worked all phases in the lab and as resource nurse. Do I need recent experience for Travel Nursing? I have no doubt I […]

10 Inspiring Shoe Quotes for the Travel Nurse

10 Inspiring Shoe Quotes for the Travel Nurse

As a Travel Nurse, you know from experience that the right shoes can make or break your shift. Too small, and you’ll have a blister the size of Texas on your heel before the night is over. Too big, and you’ll be slipping and sliding as you rush from patient to patient. We know the […]