Do Nurses Need to be Vaccinated: The Big Question
Dec08

Do Nurses Need to be Vaccinated: The Big Question

The big question that many travel nurses (and those in the nursing profession) are wondering is whether or not they need to be vaccinated. Vaccines have been an ongoing topic of conversation, especially with the COVID-19 vaccine. However, the answer falls into a gray area. While we can’t give a definitive “yes” or “no” to answer this question, we can help point you to resources that can. An Unbiased...

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Can You Be a Nurse with a Felony?
Jul15

Can You Be a Nurse with a Felony?

Sometimes we get ourselves into sticky situations that block us from completing our goals. Whether it’s big or small, felonies are a major no-no in the work field. But does that include nursing and travel nursing? In this week’s blog, we’ll be discussing if you can be a nurse with a felony and what to do if you find yourself struggling to find a job. Can You Be a Nurse with a Felony? Are you a nurse or interested in becoming one but...

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The Top 5 Nursing Apps You Need to Survive
Jun15

The Top 5 Nursing Apps You Need to Survive

Need some general nursing info, medical translations, or professional development tips in the medical field? We’ve got you covered with the best five nursing apps. We traveled from app store to app store and hung ten surfing the web to bring you these hidden gems that are must-haves for nurses and nursing students. It doesn’t matter if you’re a nursing student, a new nurse, or a veteran nurse, there’s always new information coming...

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How to Get a Nursing Scholarship – 5 Tips for Success
May27

How to Get a Nursing Scholarship – 5 Tips for Success

Alright, let’s talk about the dreaded subject. Yep, I’m talking about how you’re going to pay for your nursing education. It’s no secret that nursing school can be a pretty penny. With tuition, textbooks, and other medical equipment required, it can be tough to come up with the money to pay for your education. While it’s a good idea to look into loans that you’re eligible for, there’s also a lucrative way to get the funding you need...

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Local Travel Nursing Tips: Travel Nursing Close to Home
Mar31

Local Travel Nursing Tips: Travel Nursing Close to Home

Many people associate travel nursing with …. You guessed it, traveling! While the traveling lifestyle is exciting and new to some, others might have some questions around it. Some of these frequently asked questions include “Can I take a travel nursing assignment close to home” or even “What is the allowed distance to travel from your home to be considered a travel position?” Maybe you have a bunch of questions and aren’t sure where...

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How to Make Sure You Are Getting the Right Travel Nurse Housing Stipend
Dec02

How to Make Sure You Are Getting the Right Travel Nurse Housing Stipend

Understanding travel nurse pay packages, how to determine fair pay, and your travel nurse housing stipend are hard things to grasp as a new traveler. Now, with COVID crisis rates being advertised and job market fluctuations, it can be even more confusing to figure out how to know if you are making enough money to cover housing for the area you will be living in.  There is not a one size fits all solution to determining if your...

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