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How to Celebrate Thanksgiving Away from Home

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and some travel nurses and therapists won't be able to make it home. As a traveler, you may find yourself in a different city or state during this joyous season, but this shouldn’t hinder you from getting into the holiday’s spirit. Celebrate Thanksgiving wherever you ...
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The Truth About Traveling Nurse Salaries

Sure the most obvious reason to go into travel nursing is the allure of a chance to find happiness in a brand new undertaking. But, perhaps the second reason is the opportunity to earn great money and receive top-notch benefits. But how much is a travel nurse's salary, really? There are ...

The Travel Nurse Recruiter—Your #BFF on Assignment

By Ruth Braga MSN, RN I recently taught a group of medical students about the different roles of personnel in the operating room. When it came to the scrub nurse, the first thing that flashed up on my PowerPoint screen was ‘#BFF’. Some of them laughed, but I went on to ...

Travel Nurse FAQs

Travel Nurse FAQs How do I become a traveler for Cirrus Medical Staffing? To be considered for any of our openings, you will need to submit an application, a skill checklist and at least two references. Once you have agreed to accept a position as a travel nurse, we will then verify ...
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Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Travel Nurse?

You have the clinical know-how, a license and the ambition to travel. But that’s not all it takes to be a successful travel nurse. There are a few crucial traits that you should possess in order to make your experience extraordinary. Do you have them? Are you adaptable? As a travel nurse you ...

Expert Job Hunting Advice for New Therapists

I have come across many questions posed by new therapists on the various social media sites. It seems that the majority of responses to these questions are from recruiters providing no help other than saying, “I have a job for you.”  In response to the lack of helpful information, I ...