What are “Strike Nursing Jobs?”
Feb18

What are “Strike Nursing Jobs?”

There’s been a whole lot of nurses going on strike lately in the news. From California Kaiser’s nurses announcing their strike last month to nurses from the University of Chicago announcing theirs just a couple days ago. It all basically comes down to nurses banning together sick and tired of certain problems over sick leave, benefits, and other labor dispute reasons. This becomes a tricky situation. On one side, some of...

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Top Five Jobs for Nurses Outside the Hospital
Nov21

Top Five Jobs for Nurses Outside the Hospital

Did travel nursing give you a case of wanderlust that isn’t cured by the constant 13-week change up? Are you just plain sick and tired of transferring from hospital to hospital? If that’s the case, no worries! There are also travel jobs for nurses outside the hospital available. From working with children at a school to jumping aboard a cruise ship to care for vacationers, you can find all kinds of fun ways to be a nurse in an...

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10 Super Cool Nursing Jobs You’ve Never Heard Of
Nov01

10 Super Cool Nursing Jobs You’ve Never Heard Of

When you were in school deciding which nursing speciality would suit you best, I bet you never thought that your workplace could be a rock concert, sports arena, or summer camp. However, these less common (but way cool) types of nursing jobs exist – whether you knew it or not! Check out these cool nursing jobs that you may not have even heard of! 10 Cool Nursing Jobs! 1. Cruise Ship Nurse Ever wish you could combine the...

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October 12, 2018 Marks a Day of Recognition for Travel Nurses
Oct11

October 12, 2018 Marks a Day of Recognition for Travel Nurses

When did Travel Nurses Day start and who’s behind this special day of recognition for travel nurses? TravelNurseSource did some investigating and we discovered that Nebraska-based Medical Solutions, a healthcare staffing agency, launched Travel Nurses Day as a way to recognize the unique group of people that they work with. They’re adventurous, dedicated to their travel assignments, hard-working, and caring. We got the scoop on this...

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What do Radiology Nurses Do? Nurses Week Tribute to Radiology
May01

What do Radiology Nurses Do? Nurses Week Tribute to Radiology

Technology. Detailed imagery. Patient interaction. Radiology is a healthcare field that gives nurses the opportunity to test, treat and build personal relationships with their patients while not doing too much dirty work – like dealing with blood. What do radiology nurses do? They provide support for the scared woman who they’re scanning for breast cancer. And they’re also with her after her diagnosis when she’s treated with...

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What is a Home Health Nurse?
Apr18

What is a Home Health Nurse?

The field of nursing is extremely diverse. The registered nurses, healthcare settings, and daily responsibilities vary in countless ways. This is, perhaps, most true within home health nursing. What is a home health nurse? Well, the short answer to this question is a nurse who provides care in the patient’s home. However, there are many other nuances to home health nursing worth considering! Whether you are a nursing student...

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