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Save Your Vision
Vision plays a key role in the way you experience the world around you. Keep your windows to the world in tip-top shape with the recommendations listed above.
March 9, 2015
7 Tips That Will Make You a Stronger Travel Nurse
Travel nursing often feels like an adventure. You get the chance to work in new cities and constantly meet new people. You also get to make a difference in the lives of patients from one end of the country to the other. That's not to say that being a travel nurse is all sunshine and roses. Working away from family, friends and the comfortable surroundings of home can sometimes present a challenge.
March 5, 2015
How to Reward yourself After a Long Nursing Shift
As a travel nurse, long shifts are often part of the job. Not matter how much you enjoy your job, you may find yourself feeling exhausted and somewhat burnt out once your lengthy shift is over. To reward yourself for a job well done and relax a little before you need to head back to work, try out some of the ideas below.
February 27, 2015
7 Simple Ways to Advance your Nursing Career
Nursing is an exciting career choice that provides you with a number of opportunities for advancement and specialization. Below are seven ways to advance nursing career after becoming licensed. 1. Have a plan The first step to advancing your nursing career is to figure out where you want it to go. Where do you see yourself in five years?
February 26, 2015
Comfy Enough to Wear All Day: Nurse Watches We Love
Nurse watches should be chosen for form, function, durability and perhaps a bit of color or humor to brighten your day. Ideally, your watch should be low profile so that it doesn’t easily snag or catch on clothing. It should also feature a vibrant and readable time display and a second hand (for measuring pulse, BP and respiration rates).
February 25, 2015
5 Ways to Get Better Sleep During the Day
Travel nursing brings many benefits, including the opportunity to live in and explore a part of the country you would not normally visit. One way to give yourself more time to enjoy your new destination during an assignment is to work the overnight shift. But if you do this, you will need to ensure that you get enough sleep during the day. Without further ado, here are some ways to do that: 1.
February 24, 2015
How to Become an Emergency Room Nurse
Emergency nursing is a fast-paced, intense career that requires stamina, dedication, compassion and the ability to remain calm in chaotic situations. Consult the information below to learn more about becoming an emergency room nurse. More about the Job Emergency room nurses are registered nurses with specialized training.
February 23, 2015
The Complete Beginners Guide to Travel Nursing
What is a Travel Nurse? Just as the job title implies, a travel nurse is a specialized nurse who travels to hospitals around the country in order to ease nursing shortages, seasonal staffing needs, or fill in for temporary absences of regular personnel. Many facilities don’t have the need for permanent, full-time specialty staff nurses, but often times the need does arise temporarily.
February 12, 2015