Everything You Need to Know About Online BSN Programs
Jan29

Everything You Need to Know About Online BSN Programs

Maybe you already have your associate degree in nursing and you’re considering going back to school for your Bachelor of Science in nursing. Maybe you’re about to finish high school and you’re trying to decide which educational path to choose. Perhaps you already know you want to get your BSN, but you can’t decide if you want a traditional college experience or if you should look into online BSN programs. No matter what your story is...

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How to Make Part Time Travel Nursing Your Side Hustle
Jan23

How to Make Part Time Travel Nursing Your Side Hustle

Let’s face it – we could all use a little extra cash. Am I right? As a nurse, you might work three days on, four days off, or something like that. This leaves you with a few extra days in your week to make some money on the side. While some of you may look to do something completely different from your full-time gig, others of you may want to consider part time travel nursing as your side hustle. Why not, right? You’re already a...

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A Breakdown of HIPAA Guidelines for Nurses Who Travel
Jan09

A Breakdown of HIPAA Guidelines for Nurses Who Travel

You just finished with your patient and are back at the nurse’s station. You are chatting to a coworker about the unique symptoms your patient has. You’re animated as the two of you chat about the possibilities of what it could be. Plus, you’re essentially testing each other’s working knowledge of medicine. It doesn’t even cross your mind that maybe someone is overhearing this conversation who shouldn’t. This simple and all too common...

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Why You Need to Pay Attention to a Hospital Safety Grade
Dec24

Why You Need to Pay Attention to a Hospital Safety Grade

Have you ever walked into a healthcare facility and immediately noticed red flags when it comes to patient safety? Maybe someone isn’t wearing gloves when they should be. Or perhaps they’re not sterilizing tools properly. When you see things that make you quiver like this, you have to wonder, how safe is this hospital? Some hospitals do a better job than others in following safety protocols. There are many reasons why hospitals may...

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How To Be Successful at Pain Assessment Nursing
Dec19

How To Be Successful at Pain Assessment Nursing

Pain assessment nursing is challenging, especially for travel nurses! You’re popping into different healthcare facilities who may treat pain differently, and you are caring for patients who you don’t necessarily know as well as you would if you were their nurse full time. However, it’s easier if you understand the background challenges of assessing pain, why it is so important, and what tools are available to you so that you can...

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