Travel Nursing and Emergencies

Handling Personal Emergencies as a Travel Nurse: How to Be Prepared When Life Throws You a Curveball

As a travel nurse, you’re used to thinking on your feet and adjusting to new circumstances. Still, even the most flexible people can be totally uprooted when experiencing a personal…

Travel Nursing and Emergencies

Triage in a Disaster or Mass Casualty Scenario: What to Do Differently

As a nurse, you’re familiar with triage, the process of examining patients, assessing how urgently they need care, and determining who will get treated first. Triage procedures can vary from…

Travel Nursing and Emergencies

How to Help If a Hurricane Hits While You’re Travel Nursing

Florence and Michael. Katrina and Rita. Ike and Sandy. The names have become synonymous with destruction, displacement, and loss. Despite growing preparation, hurricanes remain a major threat to coastal and…

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The Perks of Being a Travel Nurse as a Grandparent

It’s one of life’s golden moments: you’ve become a grandparent. You spent over 18 years doing the difficult (and sometimes thankless!) work of rearing your own children — and now…

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Homeschooling Your Children as a Travel Nurse

It’s a major step: you’ve decided to take your kids on the road with you during your travel nursing assignments. Now you’re probably dealing with a big question: how are…

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Traveling with Kids as a Travel Nurse: How to Survive (and Thrive!)

Hitting the road for your next assignment — with your kids along for the ride? Traveling with your children can be a really fun experience, and it’s a great opportunity…

Life Hacks for Traveling Nurses Travel Nursing Life

Long Distance Love as a Travel Nurse: Can it Work?

As a travel nurse, you’re something like a free spirit. You move from one location to another, ready to embrace new places, people, and cultures. Then along comes a new…

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7 Ways to Stay Connected with Your Spouse as a Travel Nurse

So you’re on the road again — and your spouse is at home, far away. The life of a travel nurse certainly comes with unique challenges. For married travel nurses,…

Life Hacks for Traveling Nurses Travel Nursing Life

13 Ways to Prevent Aches and Pains When You’re Travel Nursing

Your poor feet! Your aching back! There’s no question about it — the work of a travel nurse is physically taxing. You’re standing or walking for half the day, and…