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therapy school

Graduating from Therapy School? Now What?

Graduating from therapy school is the culmination of all the energy, hard work, and time you invested in yourself and in your dream. Now, it’s time to move to the next phase and… and… do what exactly? You might find yourself in the unenviable position of asking that dreary question, “Now ...
travel nursing

How to Cope with Travel Nursing over the Holidays

Christmas is just around the corner. As such, millions of professionals will take a holiday break from work to spend time with their families. Unfortunately, the holidays can be difficult for travel nurses because not only will many of them have to work on Christmas or New Year’s but they ...
travel therapy

Preparing for a Travel Therapy Job Interview

Preparing for travel therapy job interviews is serious business. You can, if you so choose to, conduct the phone interview totally unprepared, bringing only your charming personality and hoping for the best. But, nine times out of ten, you won’t get the job. Which is not to say that a charming ...

Picking the Right Location for your Travel Nursing Assignment

The question of selecting a travel nursing assignment location comes up often in conversations with travel nurses. With so many staffing agencies offering travel assignments all over the country, nurses who are new at travel nursing might feel overwhelmed with options. Generally speaking, most nurses already have an ideal location in ...
Celebrating Thanksgiving

Travel Nursing: Celebrating the Holidays Away from Home

Thanksgiving is fast approaching and many travel nurses won’t be able to join their family on turkey day. Being a travel nurse on Thanksgiving, or any holiday really, can be a challenge. The loneliness that one normally feels on a regular day somehow gets magnified on holidays if you’re not ...
Therapy Apps

Using the iPad to Make Your Travel Therapy Life Easier

With the recent release of the fourth generation iPad and the much-publicized iPad Mini, more and more travel therapists are utilizing the Apple device not only for daily living but also for clinical work. No surprise there since there are hundreds, if not thousands, of apps in the Apple Store ...
Travel Nursing

Travel Nursing: Making the Most out of Your Day Off Adventure

In general, nurses take their job seriously. They are passionate about taking care of patients and living up to their fullest potential in the workplace. Travel nurses in particular are exceptional employees.  Their patients, superiors and coworkers expect nothing less. As such, because nurses work hard, they deserve to play ...

Reasons to Consider Becoming a Travel Therapist?

There are hundreds of healthcare staffing companies operating in the US right now and hundreds, if not thousands, of healthcare jobs up for grabs. Many of these jobs are in the travel healthcare industry. If you’re a physical or occupational therapist, then considering a career as a traveler might be ...

Techniques to Fight Aging and Improve Your Overall Health

There’s no getting around aging. Everyone goes through it. It’s just nature letting our bodies know who’s boss. As travel nurses we’re all too aware that our bodies undergo tremendous changes on a daily basis. Some of them are good. As we get older, we get wiser, gain better perspective ...