Travel Nurse Tips Archives - Travel Nurse Source Blog
Financial Milestones for Travel Nurses to Work Toward by Age
Aug30

Financial Milestones for Travel Nurses to Work Toward by Age

Travel nurses take on various positions throughout the year at different times and locations. Every new position varies in pay, cost of living, and time off between assignments. While this kind of schedule can result in a life of adventure, such flexibility and change can make it challenging to manage your personal finances and achieve your monetary goals. Reach your financial milestones at every age throughout your travel nursing...

Read More
Nurses and Tattoos | Ink or No Ink?
Aug20

Nurses and Tattoos | Ink or No Ink?

These days, it seems like everybody has a tattoo. In fact, according to a 2020 study, 44 percent of United States adults have one or more tattoos somewhere on their body. As society evolves and younger generations grow up, it’s no surprise that tattoos are becoming increasingly more popular. People are beginning to embrace the ancient art form, using tattoos to show off artistic freedom, important memories, and favorite quotes....

Read More
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...

Read More
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...

Read More
Health Tips for Night Shift Nurses
Nov03

Health Tips for Night Shift Nurses

The night shift: can you survive it? Yes, you can! We’ve put together some of the BEST health tips for night shift nurses so you can power through each shift feeling healthy, happy, and motivated. If you’re still not feeling it, we hope to give you some real advice to get you back on track. Your career is important to you, and you’ve earned it. Pay no attention to the clock! Let’s get to work. As a nurse, one of the best things you...

Read More
Top 5 Best Housing Sites for Travel Nurses to Find a Good Home
Sep21

Top 5 Best Housing Sites for Travel Nurses to Find a Good Home

Travel nursing is a special profession where you get to take your nursing skills on the road! Travel nurses are adventurers and explorers. You aren’t afraid to get out of your comfort zone and work all over the country. Once you get a position, a big question you will have is “where do traveling nurses stay?” It can be very stressful to secure housing for a new assignment. There are several different types of housing that travel...

Read More