What Assignment Length is the Best for Travel Nursing?
Jun11

What Assignment Length is the Best for Travel Nursing?

What assignment length is the best when it comes to travel nursing, and what exactly are your options? Although there is typically a standard travel nurse assignment length, there are scenarios where you could work a longer or shorter period of time. Keep in mind that depending on the length of time you’re going to be somewhere, your packing list may be different as well as your housing options. Length of time could also affect what...

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Per Diem Nursing vs Travel Nursing Jobs | Pros and Cons
Jun05

Per Diem Nursing vs Travel Nursing Jobs | Pros and Cons

Nursing is a vast field with lots of different paths professionals take every day. Beyond the individual specialties found in nursing, there are different approaches to the types of contracts professionals utilize as well. Of course working as a full-time nurse is the most common option, however, if you’re reading this you’re probably aware of travel nursing too! Traveling for work is one of the greatest aspects of becoming a nurse,...

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2018 Nurses Week Sweepstakes Winner
May23

2018 Nurses Week Sweepstakes Winner

Who is the Nurses Week winner? Trish M. Where is she from? Trish resides in Howard City, Michigan and has lived in the Great Lake state her whole life. Where does she work? After graduating from Walker Medical, Trish worked in a nursing home for a while before becoming a CNA at Spectrum Health: Butterworth Campus. A Little More About Nurse Trish Her Father-In-Law Inspired Her Journey Trish lost her father-in-law to cancer when she was...

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Travel Nurse Reporting Instructions | How to Avoid Chaos!
May23

Travel Nurse Reporting Instructions | How to Avoid Chaos!

So maybe you’re just getting into travel nursing or you’re always looking for actionable career tips — this is the right place for you! No matter your situation, one thing travel nurses new and old constantly deal with is receiving proper travel nurse reporting instructions. As if traveling to a new location, securing housing, and planning your commute weren’t stressful enough, not knowing exactly where to go on your first day just...

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Interview with NLC Director, Jim Puente | Benefits of the eNLC
May16

Interview with NLC Director, Jim Puente | Benefits of the eNLC

Considering the range of healthcare services that nurses provide today, it’s time that the licensure models reflect this. When it comes to finding the best employment options as a travel nurse, having a dynamic and fluid license is very desirable. Luckily, the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) has been steadily increasing the reach of their Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC), increasing access to care while...

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6 Myths about Travel Nurses that Aren’t True!
Apr11

6 Myths about Travel Nurses that Aren’t True!

Word travels fast, that’s for sure. As with any profession, it’s common for myths and misconceptions to be floating around the travel nursing industry. It’s easy to believe what you hear through the grapevine, but many times, what you’re hearing isn’t true! So, it’s important to make sure you know what’s true and what’s false, especially when it comes to travel nursing. Luckily,...

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