Travel Nursing News / Blog

  • Nurses are the front line of defense for patients with allergies, so knowing how to prevent reactions is part of the job. There is no exception with travel nurses. They carry as much responsibility for allergy management as any medical professional, but they must do it an unknown environment.

  • Most people avoid scheduling shifts on the holidays if they can. However, working on the holidays can be advantageous. In fact, some travel nurses even find holiday shifts to be extremely rewarding. Below are some of the benefits to accepting shifts that fall on a special occasion. 

  • You are hitting the road to work as a travel nurse, but how do you maintain that critical support system? At one time, working away from your home could be considered a lonely choice, but today’s travel nurses have more options than ever.

  • Many people mistakenly assume that travel nursing is only appropriate for single people without children. However, travel nursing with a family is possible and can also be very rewarding.

  • Having a pet provides you with constant affection, unconditional love, and companionship at all times. If you work as a travel nurse, Fastaff allows you to bring your pet along with you on assignments.

  • Looking for drink options that won’t send your energy levels plummeting?

  • If you are part of the 1 percent of people in this country with Celiac disease, then avoiding gluten is a must. But even if you are not, opting out of gluten can coincide with a healthy lifestyle.

  • Are you heading for The City by the Bay on your next travel nurse assignment? San Francisco, California is a cultural experience that you won’t forget.

  • Are you a nurse? Then you know how enriching nursing can be.  Now you have a chance to inspire others with your story -- along with a chance to win a $500 prize.

  • Nursing is a high-energy, demanding profession that requires you to be on top of your game at all times. If you are working as a travel nurse, you need to keep your energy up throughout the day with snacks and meals that are high in protein.