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Checklist: What to Pack for a Travel Assignment

Whether this is your first travel assignment or your tenth, packing can be one of the most difficult items on your to-do list before shipping out to your next destination. Here’s a checklist of things to bring with you for a successful three-month stay – wherever you’re going! Travel assignment packing ...

How to be a housing savvy travel nurse

Housing is the number one expense for travel nurses – but more than that, it’s often the number one source of anxiety before an assignment. However, with some cleverness and tenacity, you can save money in this area, and net more take-home pay. Here’s how to be a housing savvy ...

October is National Physical Therapy Month!

National Physical Therapy Month isn’t just for permanent placement PTs, but is also a chance to celebrate the thousands of travel therapists working across the country. Here are several ways you can celebrate the travel PT in your life (and if you’re the PT, treat yourself!): 1.     Say “thank you” PTs change lives ...

6 Ways to Thrive During Your Travel Nursing Assignment

If you go into a travel nursing assignment hoping to “survive”, then you’re looking at it the wrong way; travel nursing is an opportunity to thrive – in your career and for your own personal enrichment. Here are six ways you can thrive during your travel nursing assignment: 1.     Don’t wait ...

What Do Nurse Recruiters Do for Their Travelers?

There’s a journey leading up to every new travel nursing assignment – one that can be increasingly complex when dealing with a new state, a different pay scale and other challenges associated with working for a new facility. The good news: you’re not alone! Nurse Recruiters don’t just help you ...