Travel Nursing News / Blog

  • 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.

  • It's no secret that nursing is a rewarding and fulfilling, yet sometimes challenging and stressful, profession -- and it takes strength to succeed.

  • Where are you headed on your next travel nursing assignment? If the answer is Chambersburg, PA, then you are going to want to do some research. Chambersburg is actually a borough located in South Central Pennsylvania. Originally settled by Native American tribes such as the Shawnee, in 1730, the immigrants from Europe moved in to...

  • Nursing is a rewarding and fast-paced profession that requires stamina. Eating as healthy as possible, and staying hydrated, is crucial to supporting your ability to perform well in such a demanding profession.

  • January is the month where winter’s darkness can really get to us. No matter which nursing shift you’re working, you may not get much sunlight -- and that’s especially true in the shorter days of winter. In order to lift your mood and avoid an unhealthy vitamin D deficiency, you need some daily time in the sun.

  • It is that time of year again! The holidays bring with them resolutions for a better life in the New Year. It can be anything from dropping that last stubborn 20 pounds to finding ways to make more money. If you’re a nurse and want to pick up a worthy resolution, consider one of the following:

  • Honesty and ethics are two of the most important components of any profession. However, some professionals tend to exhibit these characteristics more than others do.

  • If travel nursing has been in the back of your mind for a while now, then 2016 is your year.

  • The holiday season provides a welcome time for reflection and a chance to say something that’s on our minds daily here at Fastaff. We’re continually in awe of the intelligence, dedication, compassion and creativity shown by the nurses we’re lucky enough to represent.