Don’t Miss Out on Money for Nursing School!
Oct01

Don’t Miss Out on Money for Nursing School!

Are you stressing out about how to pay for nursing school? Let’s face it – school is very expensive and sometimes it’s hard to get access to some free money. Yet, there is a shortage of nurses across the country, so we need more people in nursing school! That’s why here at TravelNurseSource, we want to help more students access the education they need to become a nurse. Although our niche focus is helping nurses find jobs traveling,...

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Why Do We Need More Men in Nursing? | An Exclusive Interview
Apr12

Why Do We Need More Men in Nursing? | An Exclusive Interview

What if people used your gender to describe your professional title? He was a male construction worker. She was a female hair stylist. He was a male grocery clerk. She was a female writer. It seems unnecessary, right? The need to use gender as an adjective to describe someone’s position in their career, in itself, reveals the lack of gender diversity and inclusion in certain professions, Frank Poliafico pointed out to me during an...

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5 Nurse Recognition Ideas
Aug08

5 Nurse Recognition Ideas

With a nursing shortage in full effect and the millennial generation beginning to make up a large portion of the nursing workforce, it’s important that you’re able to show your staff some recognition. While millenials are generally more inclined to seek recognition for his or her work, everyone loves a pat on the back every once in a while. While the majority of your staff realize that what they are doing is impacting many lives for...

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The Nurse Scheduling Crisis
Nov04

The Nurse Scheduling Crisis

America’s aging population is increasing at alarming rates. As we are currently in a physician shortage, it is only a matter of time before there won’t be enough RNs available to keep up with the increasing demand. Nurses make up the largest segment in the healthcare sector, according to the American Nursing Association, and they are about to be stretched thin. Now is the time for solutions, especially those that make a nurse’s job...

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Silver Tsunami: Will Your Facility Sink or Swim?
Sep21

Silver Tsunami: Will Your Facility Sink or Swim?

Tsunamis in nature are caused by a shift in the tectonic plates, in other words, an earthquake. But, tsunamis also serve as the perfect metaphor to describe the current global aging population crisis. From 1946 to 1964 an earthquake felt around the world happened known as the baby boom. The result? A silver tsunami 65 years in the making. In 2030, we expect the population of older Americans to double to 72.1 million and life...

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How to Conquer a Cancelled Travel Nurse Contract
Jul06

How to Conquer a Cancelled Travel Nurse Contract

You would really think that in a highly-difficult to fill traveling nurse contract that it’d be almost impossible for the assignment’s contract to ever be ended. That is, of course, unless you get “fired” for missing shifts or something like that. But, believe me when I say, that it actually happens. Why would hospitals cancel and what is a travel nurse to do when they find themselves finished with their...

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