Travel Nursing Advice

Travel Nurse Blog

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


How Do Travel Nurses Battle Homesickness?

homesick cures, how to deal with homesickness, homesick as a travel nurse

Battling homesickness can affect anyone at any point in their life and travel nurses are no different. Read our 4 tips to help you manage feeling homesick while you’re on a travel nursing assignment.

Give Blood for World Blood Donor Day!

World blood donor day

Donating blood and encouraging others to donate can help save lives. World Blood Donor Day is a perfect reminder to give blood.

What kind of housing options are there for travel nurses? Will Cross Country provide me housing, or do I need to find it on my own?

What kind of housing options are there for travel nurses?

Please allow me to eliminate any of your fears in this area. Here at Cross Country we have a whole division of professionals devoted to your needs when it comes to housing. They are experts at securing housing accommodations during your assignment.

Three Travel Nurse Assignment Locations to Heat Up Your Summer

Top 3 Travel Nurse Assignment Locations for Summer

Whether you want to relax on a beach or get your adrenaline pumping in Tornado Alley, we highlight 3 destinations guaranteed to shake up your summer while on a travel nurse assignment.

I am a new travel nurse and I have my first phone interview with the Nurse Manager at the Hospital. What can I expect during this interview?

null

Like any interview, a phone interview can be an event that makes you anxious. However, the good news is that the hospital and/or the nurse manager has reviewed your skills/application/profile and they are interested in YOU. Take a breath!

Cross Country Healthcare Travel Nurse Brands Merge to Form Cross Country Nurses

Cross Country Healthcare Travel Nurse Brands Merge to Form Cross Country Nurses

Cross Country Healthcare is making a BIG change with you in mind! Cross Country TravCorps, MedStaff and Medical Staffing Network Travel have long existed as a family of healthcare brands operating under one parent umbrella: Cross Country Healthcare.

Cross Country Travel Nurse Embarks On 100th Travel Assignment

Cross Country Travel Nurse Embarks On 100th Travel Assignment

Cross Country is extremely proud to announce that one of its travel nurses is about to begin her 100th travel assignment. Caridad Atienza, a pediatric nurse, has worked approximately four travel nurse assignments per year since she joined the company in 1

Spark Joy on Your Next Assignment! Organizational Tips For Travel Nurses.

Essential Organizing Tips for Travel Nurses

As a travel nurse, consolidating items for your everyday life while on an assignment is a necessity. Read our tips to help narrow down your belongings and efficiently pack for your next travel assignment.

Tax Tips For Travel Nurses Filing Their 2018 Tax Returns

5 Tax Tips for Travel Nurses

Travel nurses filing their taxes for the 2018 tax year will need to take the new tax law into consideration before they file. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, passed in late December 2017, features a number of changes that can potentially affect travel nurses.

5 Healthy Eating Tips for Travel Nurses

Planning ahead can help travel nurses make healthy food choices

When you’re on the go, it can be hard to make healthy food choices. And when you’re on a travel assignment, it can feel like you’re on the go for weeks or even months at a time.


Next >     Last >>
Real Talk
"CCN has changed the way I look for and find jobs. It's as easy as looking and clicking on my phone. It’s a snap!" - Bob RN Columbus