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Career Advice, Traveler Tips

The Top 3 Things to Remember as a Travel Nurse

Being a travel nurse comes with a lot of perks. You’re able to travel, meet new people and help patients who could get lost in the shuffle during nursing strikes or shortages. You are truly valuable to the patients and hospitals where you spend your time. With these perks come a lot of changes. Whether it be location, staff, patients or processes, you’re always on the move and switching the ways you approach your work.
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5 Intriguing Podcasts Travel Nurses Should Listen to in 2019

Podcasts are changing the landscape of what we listen to and where we get our information – and they’re a great way for Travel Nurses to catch up on all their favorite topics like news, tv shows, celebrity gossip, fitness and cooking. It’s estimated that more than 67 million Americans listen to podcasts every month. That means almost 1 in 4 Americans are regular podcasters, compared with roughly 1 in 12 only 10 years ago. Podcasts are catching on and there truly is one (or several) out there for everyone.
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Nurse Licensing in Each State: A Guide for Traveling Nurses

Being a travel nurse has its benefits, especially if you have a multi-state nursing license. While it may ease the paperwork for transitions between Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) states, only 29* states are currently participating in the multi-state licensure program. That means there are 21 other states you may have to research when looking at your next travel nursing assignment.
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5 Benefits to Planning for Travel Nurse Assignments Early

Travel nursing can be a very reactive profession. It revolves around need and often is a first come, first serve basis. That is why it is crucial to be efficient with your schedule. Planning for your travel nursing assignments early comes with a number of benefits. On one hand, you have everything you need ready to go. On the other, you have more time to plan and do the things you love!