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Patrick’s Story: The Financial Aspect of Travel CT Tech Jobs

The Many Benefits of Travel CT Tech Jobs Patrick became a CT technologist because he enjoys the work itself. In his own words, he describes what he does as “fascinating”, but wages in his state were becoming stagnant and health insurance premiums were through the roof. Becoming a traveling medical imaging ...

Amy’s Story: How Travel Nursing Fit My Family’s Needs

Amy has been a nurse since 1999, and has used her experience in many different ways since graduating from the University of Virginia. That’s why she loves nursing; you can always change up your unit if you start getting restless, and there’s always more to learn. Amy’s background is mainly ...

11 Tips for a First-Time Medical Imaging Tech Traveler

Hospitals, imaging labs and outpatient centers depend on traveling radiologic technologists to service a growing number of patients (thanks, Baby Boomers!) who require X-rays, CAT scans, ultrasounds, MRIs and other diagnostic procedures. Traveling medical imaging techs have been known to earn a handsome annual salary (like the traveling nurse salary ...

Why Travel Nursing is Fun as an Empty-Nester?

Many empty nesters and soon-to-be empty nesters have the same question: what’s next? Maybe you’ve been dreaming of the “freedom” that comes with the extra time, space and money you’ll have once the kids have grown up, or maybe you haven’t thoughtfully considered this phase of life yet. Either way, ...

What to Do if You Think You Bombed the Interview?

If you’ve ever walked out of an in-person interview or hung up following a phone interview feeling like you’ve dropped the ball, you’re not alone. Most hiring managers expect you to be nervous. In fact, the odds are pretty good that you didn’t perform as terribly as you might think. ...

Is a 13-Week Travel Assignment Really Worth It?

Maybe you’re just learning about the nursing and allied travel phenomenon, or perhaps you’ve seen these mysterious creatures rotating in and out of the facilities you’ve worked in. Either way, if you’ve never experienced a travel assignment yourself, you’re probably wondering: Is a 13-week travel assignment really worth it? It depends ...