Travel Nursing News / Blog

  • As a nurse, you spend hours on your feet every day. As a result, you may experience aching, swelling and a host of other problems. To counteract the stress you put on your feet, you need to care for them on a daily basis. Below are five tips to help you keep your feet healthy and pain-free. 

  • Everyone gets the dreaded under eye circles now and then, and travel nurses are no exception.

  • With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, chocolate treats start to populate our minds more frequently. And while eating tons of sweets isn’t considered healthy, modern healthcare professionals understand that chocolate is no longer the root of all evil and can be enjoyed on occasion. Here are our top chocolate picks for those day that you...

  • According to the United States Census Bureau, healthcare is one of the fastest-growing industries in the country, but unfortunately, men still make up only a small percentage of

  • As a nurse, caring and compassion are a big part of your life. In fact, for many nurses, compassion for others is the characteristic that drove them into the profession in the first place. However, when you spend day after day caring for the sick and injured, you are at risk of developing a condition known as "compassion fatigue."

  • Before you can practice as a nurse, you must first obtain a nursing license. The requirements for obtaining a license vary by state, but most states require you to complete an approved program, pass an exam and submit to a background check.

  • Think the downside of travel nursing is isolation from family and friends? In today’s digital world, that’s not really a problem. At the top of your toolbox list should be the video chat and online phone system Skype.

  • Is it practical to consider starting a new a career or even your first one after the age of 50? The truth is, there is less security in retiring than there was 20 years ago. The cost of living is high while social security remains a gamble.

  • Friends and family often ask nurses to give medical advice informally, but is it wise?

  • What do travel nurses do during their down time? Life in a city that is new to you doesn’t mean spending your days off inside watching TV. One of the perks of this career option is the chance to see new places. Finding the right day trip will help you fill that time and make a few memories.

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