Put the Travel in Travel Nursing
Oct12

Put the Travel in Travel Nursing

Travel nursing is heading in a new direction, which happens to be going towards your nearest airport. Travel nurse agencies are finally starting to take the traveling needs of the elderly and sick into consideration. If you took up travel nursing for the opportunity to travel, then here is your big break! Nurse Travel Companion TNS TravelsAmerica reports that 20% of domestic passengers are over the age of 65. And that number is...

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Travel Nursing Agency: 10 Aspects to Consider When Choosing an Agency
Oct03

Travel Nursing Agency: 10 Aspects to Consider When Choosing an Agency

As a travel nurse, one of the most difficult and time consuming aspects is finding the best travel nursing agency to work with. There are literally hundreds of agencies, so how do you know which travel nursing agency with provide you with the best travel nursing jobs and meet all of your needs? To help, we’ve created a checklist of some of the most important topics that travel nurses should consider when choosing an agency. 10 Aspects...

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Beginner’s Guide to Travel Nursing
Aug22

Beginner’s Guide to Travel Nursing

Decided to dive into the world of travel nursing? Awesome! In this travel nursing guide, we’ll explore what steps you should take to become a travel nurse and explain some of the lingo and practices in the industry. The Agency The first step to becoming a travel nurse is finding an agency that works for you, literally. An agency is meant to be your wingman. Sign up with an agency you feel comfortable with, one that will be there for...

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Nursing the Nerves: Overcoming First Day Anxiety
Apr08

Nursing the Nerves: Overcoming First Day Anxiety

Think back to the first day of kindergarten – you were probably a little nervous, but mostly excited. As you get older, “first days” become a little more anxiety inducing. You were probably worried about what to wear on your first day of high school, and who to talk to your first day at college. Honestly, first days never really get easier, and the same worries might still run through your head: Will people be nice...

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End of Summer Bucket List
Aug18

End of Summer Bucket List

Almost as quickly as it came, summer is sadly coming to an end. Each year, we all make summer bucket lists but in reality, do you ever really get through everything you wanted to do? Most people get too caught up in their work flow or just forget to take the extra time to experience the new things they had hoped. Maybe you had some awesome events planned for the summer months and, like the majority of the population, just never got...

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You Know You’re a Nurse If…
Aug12

You Know You’re a Nurse If…

Each profession comes along with it’s own outside of work thought processes and annoyances. You may find yourself pointing out technicalities on television shows, advertisements, articles, etc., that those outside your field of work would never be able to recognize and vice versa. Whether it’s avoiding inaccurate reenactments of medical scenarios or living by unbreakable work habit rules, you know you’re a nurse if… You own pens with...

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