Tag: Resources

Traveler’s Conference 2013

Traveler’s Conference 2013

Updated 8.30.13 If you ever wanted to get together with fellow travelers and hobnob with industry experts, the Traveler’s Conference 2013 is a great option for you. The sixth annual Traveler’s Conference will take place October 28-29, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This conference allows healthcare travel professionals the chance to gather and network amongst […]

4 Great Travel Nursing Books

4 Great Travel Nursing Books

The rain is sticking around here this weekend and it looks to be a great weekend to curl up with a good book. Whether you’re considering a career in travel nursing, just starting out, or already an accomplished veteran in the field, travel nursing books can be a great way to learn about the industry […]

Can you beat my Happy Nurse score?

Can you beat my Happy Nurse score?

If you need a break from the stress of a long shift during your travel nursing assignment, something to clear your head before bed or just something to do while you are waiting in a long movie line be sure to check out the fun and addicting new game called Happy Nurse. It is from the […]

By May 23, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Organizing your travel nursing life – Signing up for Evernote

Organizing your travel nursing life – Signing up for Evernote

Like we discussed in the last post in the series on organizing your travel nursing life Evernote is a free and powerful tool that will make you wonder where it has been your whole life. What makes it so great? Well, its like a Trapper Keeper for your computer. Here is an overview of its capabilities (we […]

By May 20, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Organize your travel nursing life

Organize your travel nursing life

Starting or maintaining a travel nursing career can take a lot of work and pre-planning and if you are not organized it can quickly become overwhelming. But a free tool called Evernote can help you keep track of, sort out and make sense of all the stuff you need to remember during the process. Using Evernote can […]

By May 13, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Ask a Travel Nurse: Where can I find some general information about travel nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Where can I find some general information about travel nursing?

Ask a Travel Nurse Question and Answer: A recent email simply requested info on travel nursing. Here are a few sites to get you started. Travel Nursing Resources: Travelnursingblogs.com: Can read up on general info and see questions other travelers have had. Healthcaretravelbook.com: Social networking site devoted to traveling professionals (akin to Facebook) Delphiforums.com: Search […]

The uses of Gowalla for travel nurses

The uses of Gowalla for travel nurses

Imagine, you’ve landed your dream assignment and you are finished with your last shift of the week and after a long nights sleep you are ready to go out and have some fun. You get all dressed up to go out and then it hits you. “I don’t know what to do.” Well don’t worry. […]

By February 11, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
An easy way to have fun and save money as a travel nurse

An easy way to have fun and save money as a travel nurse

Travel nurses often put themselves into one of two camps; more money or more fun (caring for others is a given). Whether you are in travel nursing for the money or the experience of doing fun things while traveling you will find LivingSocial.com a useful website during your travel nursing assignments. Here’s how to get started: First, Sign up […]

By August 13, 2010 2 Comments Read More →
Traveling with your dog is easier with DogFriendly.com

Traveling with your dog is easier with DogFriendly.com

If you have already traveled with your dog to a travel nursing job and had a hard time finding pet friendly locations or are considering traveling but are hesitant because you are unsure of how to deal with your dog then DogFriendly.com is a site you need to add to your favorites. DogFriendly.com provides city and state […]

By June 4, 2010 0 Comments Read More →
Find cool stuff to do during your next travel nursing job

Find cool stuff to do during your next travel nursing job

One of the coolest things about travel nursing is getting the chance to do new things in new cities. However since you may be new to the area and may not know anyone who can point you in the right direction, actually finding those exciting activities can be tough. Well not if you use this new […]

By April 23, 2010 1 Comments Read More →