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Nurses Week at Emerald: 7 Days of FREE Virtual Events

Mark your calendars! Emerald Health Services is hosting 7 days of Instagram LIVE events during #NursesWeek2021 May 6-12! Join Emerald in these FREE and fun events for our entire Nurse community. Head to our Instagram page during these dates and times and enjoy different topics from mixology, tax planning, fitness ...

Nurses Week Gift Guide & Discounts

Nurses Week is a special time (May 6-12, annually) to celebrate, appreciate, and acknowledge Nurses worldwide and honor their dedication and hard work. What better way to express gratitude to the Nurses you know or work with than a special gift? Check out Emerald’s guide to great Nurses Week gifts, ...

Everything You Need to Know About Nurses Week 2021

What is Nurses Week? Nurses Week is a time set aside each year to celebrate nurses, as well as promote the nursing profession and the unparalleled role it plays in the healthcare field. Nurses Week recognizes RNs, LPNs, NPs and others in the field of nursing. If you’re wondering when this ...
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Travel Nurse COVID Vaccine Stories: Optimistic in the OR

In this series, read the inspiring stories of some of Emerald’s own travel nurses about their experience receiving the COVID-19 vaccination, and their words of hope for the future. Travel Nurse Katie H. - “We all have the desire to lift each other up and work together.” Emerald travel nurse Katie has ...
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Introducing Emerald’s Cultural and Diversity Committee

In June of 2020, Emerald made a vow to listen, learn, and lean-in toward topics surrounding human rights, social action and justice. Now more than ever, with increasing instances of Asian-American hate crimes and the recent terrorist attack in Atlanta, Emerald remains committed to be a part of the solution ...
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Travel Nurse COVID Vaccine Stories: The Tele Titan

In this series, read the inspiring stories of some of Emerald’s own travel nurses about their experience receiving the COVID-19 vaccination, and their words of hope for the future. Travel Nurse Hanna C. - “I feel so lucky and privileged to have gotten the vaccine when everyone deserves to have it.” Hanna ...
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5 Reasons to Love Travel Nursing and Allied Health

The travel nurse and travel healthcare industry has been getting a lot of love lately because of their superhero response to filling positions at hospitals with staffing shortages during COVID-19.  All of this newfound attention may mean you’re looking for reasons to try travel nursing jobs yourself. There are more ...

Emergency Licensing by State

Emergency orders and licensing requirements have been updated. However, note that while the following changes have occurred, each healthcare facility is managing differently what their exact requirements entail; facilities facing a rapid-response crisis may be implementing these waiver changes, but generally, licensing is still required and in most cases will ...
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Our Plan to Embrace the Challenge

We are sickened at the senseless and brutal killing of George Floyd at the hands of the civil servants that are sworn to protect and serve us all.  There is nothing that can be said to justify, excuse, minimize or mitigate this awful reality. Organizations like Black Lives Matter have been ...