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Regular updates can be found here about healthcare, travel and management strategies.

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Just because you are constantly on the go doesn’t mean you can’t eat healthy meals and snacks. There are plenty of options to create variety within your diet. Summer is coming to end and that means a lot of the healthy foods you’ve come to enjoy are going to be done for the season. Rather… Read more »

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Nursing is a demanding profession whether you are on the road or not. It’s easy to give in to the temptation to come home, put on yoga pants and crash in front the TV with some takeout. And many evenings, that’s exactly what you should do. But once in a while, it’s fun to get… Read more »

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Whether you plan to travel for your entire career or just a few years, there is much to learn as a travel nurse that you may never encounter if you remain in local facilities. Learn new skills. Each assignment is a little different. Working as a travel nurse may mean working in hospitals and facilities… Read more »

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The stress of working as a nurse can quickly take its toll on even the most seasoned vets. Identifying those on the verge of burning out and providing relief can prevent a difficult issue from getting unmanageable. Provide your team with coping skills, show them that they are valued and add per diem or travel… Read more »

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Finding places to eat when on a travel assignment can be a burden or an adventure – it’s up to you. Sure, you’ll want to prepare simple, healthy meals for yourself most days, but once in a while it’s fun to treat yourself to a meal out. What’s the best way to find good quality,… Read more »

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The Affordable Care Act has brought many changes to the healthcare industry from patients to doctors, facilities and billing practices. With these changes brings a great deal of concern over the security of jobs and quality patient care. As a travel nurse, you have been hearing about these changes for many months now and may… Read more »

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As a medical professional, you understand how important it is to eat healthy and take care of your body, but when you travel, it can be difficult to maintain a wholesome eating plan. When your body is not at its peak, it can be difficult to perform well at your job and your patients are… Read more »

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The negative stigma that was once attached to temporary workers is a thing of the past. In fact, as more potential candidates graduate with a degree and may struggle to find work, these jobs are becoming more popular. They are no longer just for those without marketable skills or those who are just hoping for… Read more »

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As a nurse with a family, your schedule can be one of the biggest obstacles to overcome with a family. You may have night shifts followed by days off and then you will undoubtedly have to work over some holidays. When you became a nurse, this was part of the job description. But there are… Read more »

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As a traveling health care provider, the days and nights can seem to blend together and this career choice can sometimes begin to feel like a chore rather than something you chose. Night after night in accommodations other than your own home can sometimes make you feel weary. But with some easy fixes, you will… Read more »