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Latest stories, information, articles, research, career and employment tips for travel nurses on the go.


Can I take a travel assignment close to my home?

Can I take a travel assignment close to my home

What a great question and one that we are often asked. The quick response to your question is yes, absolutely you can.

What if I get sick and need to call out/miss a shift? Will I still get paid?

What if I get sick and need to call out/miss a shift? Will I still get paid?

Just like in any other job, you will accrue sick time/paid time off (PTO), to be utilized in the event you become ill and need to take some time off. This is similar to other nurses who enjoy the full-time benefits of working at one location or with one h

Evolving Skill Sets Required by Medical Practitioners – The Soft(er) Side

Vital Soft Skills Healthcare Professionals Need to Deliver Quality Care

While there is an increase in digital and hard skills for healthcare professionals, experts stress soft skills such as critical thinking and problem-solving skills are even more vital to delivering quality care to patients.

Evolving Skill Sets Required by Medical Practitioners – The Digital Side

Evolving Skill Sets Required by Medical Practitioners – The Digital Side

As the healthcare industry continues to evolve due to advances in technology, both healthcare organizations and medical professionals should look to embrace these three top digital skills for continued success.

In addition to salary, what are other important things I should look for in my travel nursing contract?

Ask Hank Q14

Obviously, salary is a very important part of the travel nurse package, but there is so much more to consider.

I used to travel, but a few years ago, I took a permanent position. How can I get back into traveling? Will my non-travel experience carry over when I apply for a travel position?

Ask Hank Question 13

Thanks so much for such a great question! The good news is that yes, all of your experiences counts towards you being placed as a travel nurse.

How Travel Nurses Can Manage Being Homesick During The Holidays

How Travel Nurses Can Manage Being Homesick During The Holidays

If you’re on a travel assignment away from home during the holidays, here are three useful ways to overcome feelings of sadness while on the road.

3 Ways Travel Nursing Helps Advance Your Nursing Career

3 Ways Travel Nursing Helps Advance Your Nursing Career

Have you ever thought about where you’d like to be in 10 years? Well, a career in travel nursing can help you reach both your personal and professional long-term goals.

3 Simple Resume Tips for Travel Nurses

Evolving Skill Sets Required by Medical Practitioners – The Digital Side

If you are pursuing a career as a travel nurse and want employers to notice your ‘traveling’ credentials, your resume must highlight that experience effectively!

Do you offer free CEUs or any other type of education?

Do you offer free CEUs or any other type of education?

As Nurses, we know the importance of continuing our education, keeping abreast of current trends and having the knowledge base to pull from when the need arises.


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