Fastaff Travel Nurses in the News

September 24, 2021

Healthcare professional’s reaction to the COVID pandemic is remarkable. From immediately jumping to the frontlines, providing care during unimaginable experiences, and sustaining through different waves of the virus, they are undeniably heroes.

Throughout 2020 and into 2021, we’ve been fortunate to have Fastaff travel nurses share their experiences with us and in the news. Read or watch the interviews below. And always, thank you to our nurses, and all healthcare professionals, for your courage and resilience during the COVID pandemic.  

 

Article: Bart Valdez, Fastaff CEO, Kathy Kohnke, Fastaff SVP of Clinical Services, and travel nurses Lydia Mobley and Grover Street speak with a Bloomberg joint publication on the skyrocketing demand for travel nurses across the country

August 31, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff Travel Nurse Grover Street discusses traveling healthcare worker exhaustion, burnout and the plea for Americans to get their vaccines

August 28, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff ICU nurse Grover Street describes taking on the latest COVID-19 surge

August 23, 2021

Broadcast: Kathy Kohnke, Fastaff SVP of Clinical Services, and Fastaff ICU nurse, Lydia M., discuss the surge in demand for healthcare professionals in the Southern United States experiencing extreme covid spikes

August 12, 2021

Article: Fastaff travel nurse, Chris C., shares his journey to the nursing industry and the benefits of being a travel nurse 

May 18, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff ICU nurse, Grover joins the TODAY show to share his experience treating COVID patients for more than a year 

May 6, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff ICU nurse, Lydia joins NBC-LX to provide guidance as COVID rates spike again in her home state of Michigan

April 19, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff ICU nurse, Lydia M., recounts her experience treating COVID patients to Detroit’s NPR station

March 12, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff travel nurse Grover S. reflect on the emotional toll COVID has taken on healthcare workers

March 11, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff ICU nurse Grover S. joins CNBC to discuss PPE shortages during the COVID-19 pandemic 

March 10, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff nurse Grover reflects on his experience treating COVID patients for a year on All Things Considered

March 8, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff ICU nurse Lydia provides a follow up interview on All Things Considered as coronavirus continues to surge in the U.S.

January 14, 2021

Broadcast: Fastaff travel nurse Grover receives first COVID-19 vaccine, eager to continue helping in hospitals with high COVID cases

December 29, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff travel nurse Grover and his wife Dr. Sandra Guidry describe their experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic

December 26. 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff ICU nurse Grover describes being called to help as COVID swamps hospitals around the country

December 16, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff travel nurse Lisseth describes being a first-time travel nurse in New York City at the beginning of the COVID pandemic

December 15, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff travel nurse Jerry describes leaving his family in OK to help care for COVID patients in Houston, TX

Decemeber 10, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff ICU nurse Grover discusses the grim reality of treating COVID-19 patients firsthand 

December 8, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff nurse Grover describes his experience as an ICU travel nurse during the COVID pandemic

December 6, 2020

Article: Fastaff travel nurse describes the regret of dying patients who did not take COVID seriously

November 18, 2020

Article: Fastaff ICU nurse Lydia recounts her experience as a travel nurse in high demand during the COVID pandemic 

November 17, 2020

Article: Fastaff nurse Lydia describes the high demand for travel nurses in short-staffed hospitals affected by COVID

November 17, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff ICU nurse Lydia provides insightful account of treating COVID patients, as cases continue to rise across the country 

November 14, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff nurse Lydia describes treating COVID patients, many who regret not wearing masks on All Things Considered 

November 12, 2020

Article: Fastaff nurse Grover describes his experience working in COVID-19 hotspots throughout the country

November 2, 2020

Article: This Fastaff travel nurse typifies a booming labor niche amid COVID-19

September 10, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff nurse Grover gives a first-hand account of the intensity of the COVID battle in Florida

July 30, 2020

Broadcast: ABC Nightline interviews Fastaff nurses while on assignment at an AZ hospital facing COVID-19 spikes

June 23, 2020