Travel Nursing News and Blog

  • by Leah Martinez on March 23, 2016

    Most people don't equate dental health with overall health. In fact, there are several health problems that are correlated with unhealthy dental habits, including heart disease and diabetes.

  • by Eve Ami on March 22, 2016

    It's no secret that baby boomers are aging, and many people worry about the effect it will have on the healthcare industry as their need for care becomes more significant. However, baby boomers are more than just patients in the field of healthcare - they are nurses too.

  • by Eve Ami on March 17, 2016

    As a travel nurse, you have your choice of cool and trendy places to visit, but there are a number of states that people rarely think about that have just as much to offer — the flyover states. Many are just dismissed as boring or country, but are they really? When you choose your next travel assignment, these states may be worth a visit:

  • by Eve Ami on March 15, 2016

    There are numerous nursing conferences that occur each year, but the right conference could be a chance for a travel nurse to reconnect with the friends he or she made on past assignments. If you find yourself wondering whether the expense of a professional conference is worth it, consider some of these benefits:

  • by Eve Ami on March 09, 2016

    Perhaps the best way to understand millennial nurses is to recognize that they are a diverse and large group. The nearly 90 million people in the US considered to be millennials (born between 1980 and the early 2000’s) are bound to have an impact on the American workplace, and the nursing profession specifically. They will be the majority in...

  • by Eve Ami on March 08, 2016

    If you are looking at the Bay area for your next travel assignment, why not consider the city that is called an “incubator” for high-tech companies like Google, Facebook and Skype. Palo Alto sits on the rim of San Francisco and has a population of around 64,000.

  • by Eve Ami on March 03, 2016

    Anyone who travels for work has to be thoughtful about recurring expenses, and finding ways to save money on food will help keep your budget on track. Done right, you might even find yourself with extra cash to try a new restaurant or experience a local favorite.

  • by Eve Ami on March 01, 2016

    Although the average age of US nurses was 50 (as of 2013), you’re typically sharing a unit floor with representatives from several different age brackets.


  • by Eve Ami on March 01, 2016

    Although the average age of US nurses was 50 (as of 2013), you’re typically sharing a unit floor with representatives from several different age brackets.

  • by Eve Ami on February 25, 2016

    As a nurse, there are a number of professional organizations you can join to enhance your career. These organizations provide you with a host of benefits, from educational opportunities to financial incentives. Below is information about the most popular associations nurses may decide to join. 

  • by Eve Ami on February 23, 2016

    What do you eat in the middle of your shift when you need a little pick-me-up? The food you put in your body can either give you a boost or leave you with your feet dragging.

  • by Eve Ami on February 18, 2016

    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. 

  • by Eve Ami on February 16, 2016

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

  • by Eve Ami on February 11, 2016

    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 want to...

  • by Eve Ami on February 09, 2016

    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 nurses working

  • by Eve Ami on February 04, 2016

    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."