Travel Nursing Blog

Everything you need to know about travel nursing including finding travel nursing companies, negotiating pay, taxes, travel nursing jobs, and more.

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A Recruiter’s Perspective on BluePipes’ Advantages for the Travel Nursing Industry

The content caught my eyes at first. Then it was the information and detail in each blog and article the website published. I knew BluePipes was some sort of website that shares updates and news on the Travel Nursing industry. But what I didn’t know, as a Travel Nurse Recruiter, was how much leverage it could give me in my efforts to recruit top quality travel nurses.  Read more

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Century Health Services – Travel Nursing Company Profile

It’s important for travel nurses to research travel nursing companies prior to signing on with them. Unfortunately, it’s not easy to find detailed information on companies. So, we’re always excited to get the opportunity to conduct in-depth interviews with travel nursing companies. We had such an opportunity with Century Health Services in February of 2018. In this article, we’ll share what we learned about CHS to help travel healthcare professionals decide if the company might be a good fit for them. Read more

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What Is A Travel Nurse? Definition and Description

A travel nurse is a nurse who gets by hired healthcare staffing companies to work temporary contracts for hospitals and other healthcare providers at different locations around the country away from the nurse’s legal tax-home. That’s the simple answer. However, there is much more to it than this. In this article, we’ll provide a comprehensive look at what a travel nurse is so you can approach this career option with confidence. Read more

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The Ultimate Travel Nursing Contract Checklist

Your travel nursing contract is a very important document. It establishes the contractual obligations between you and the travel nursing agency. It also serves as an important tax document that verifies the temporary nature of your employment and tax-free reimbursements. In this article, we’ll provide a checklist of everything that should, or could, be in your travel nursing contract so you can approach the document with confidence. Read more

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The Travel Healthcare Recruiter Training Platform Every Agency Should Consider

It’s vital for healthcare staffing companies to have a highly trained team of travel healthcare recruiters. The problem is that training programs for travel healthcare recruiters are extremely challenging and time-consuming to develop and maintain. Fortunately, the team of industry experts at Moxie Mentoring have developed an online training program to bridge the gap. In this article, we’ll take a look Moxie’s training program and how it addresses the unique challenges faced by healthcare staffing companies. Read more

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Travel Nursing With Pets – The Ultimate Guide

One of the first questions many aspiring travel nurses ask is, “Can I bring my pets?” The simple answer is, YES! Of course, this is a huge relief. Pets offer support and companionship that can make travel nursing a more enjoyable experience. However, pets also add a dynamic rife with challenges. In this article, we’ll cover everything you need to know about travel nursing with pets so you can approach it with confidence. Read more

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The Most Popular Travel Nursing Companies According to Travel Nurses on Facebook

Travel nursing companies play a central role in a travel nurse’s career. Therefore, it’s understandable and beneficial for travel nurses to discuss their company related experiences. These days, it’s common for such discussions to take place on social media. For the second time in as many years, Healthcare Research and Analytics studied those discussions to measure brand awareness and sentiment towards travel nursing companies among the travel nursing community. In this article, we’ll take a detailed look at the most recent study and what it has to say about the most popular travel nursing companies according to travel nurses on Facebook.
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