June 2016 Travel Nurse Newsletter
Roundup River Ranch 2016: Kelli’s Journey
Roundup River Ranch, initially a pet project of actor Paul Newman, is a free summer camp for children with serious illnesses. With medical support from healthcare professionals, these children can try activities they’ve never done before, build their confidence, and make new friendships.
Medical Solutions, a proud contributor to this amazing program, has inspired many Travel Nurses to work at the Colorado-based camp. You can read more about Medical Solutions’ past involvement here.
This summer, three Travel Nurses have shared their journeys of self-discovery at Roundup River Ranch. Take a second to read about Kelli C., NRP, RN, and her incredible experience at the camp so far...
Share Your Snapshot Photo Contest Winners!
Medical Solutions has crowned the Share Your Snapshot Photo Contest Winners. We put out the call for awesome snapshots of your lives in Travel Nursing and the way you answered absolutely blew us and our expectations away...
Join Rally, Earn Free Gift Cards!
As a Medical Solutions Traveler, one of your many benefits is access to health insurance through United Healthcare — starting at just $15 a week for a basic, single policy. I'm a United Healthcare user myself, and recently discovered a really cool program called Rally, which United Healthcare offers all their insurance users. In the past two months, I’ve earned $100 in gift cards through this free program, so needless to say, I am big fan. Read on to learn about all the perks that come with United Healthcare’s Rally Program and how you too can get free gift cards!
To join Rally, simply log in to your UHC account at UHC.com, then click the Rally ad in the slider or the tab that reads “Rally Health Survey” to get started...
Clinical Corner: 9 Quick Tips for Rocking Your Travel Nurse Performance Evaluation
At the end of every Travel Nursing assignment you take with Medical Solutions, the hospital is given a form to evaluate your performance. Performance evaluations are a reflection of you and the work you put in at each hospital. These evaluations will stay with you for your entire career at Medical Solutions, so it is important to have some rock star level performance evaluations!
Performance evaluations are an important part of Travel Nursing. They reveal quite a bit of information about both Travelers and hospitals. This will help your Career Consultant find optimum facilities for you where you would be a perfect fit. It also helps our Client Managers learn more about the culture of each hospital. Remember that these performance evaluations reflect your work and if you are a rock star, then you will get an awesome performance eval!...
Tafford Scrubs Discount!
They say the clothes make the nurse — Use the code MedSol25 for 25% off Tafford Brand Products, including Tafford Essentials, Tafford Prints, Tafford Plus Size and Tafford Essentials Stretch (excluding prices ending in .98). Happy shopping!
Traveler & Rising Star of the Month
Many thanks and congrats to the April 2016 Traveler of the Month, Theresa “Tess” C., and also our Rising Star winner, Anesha E.!
Traveling Pet of the Month
Charlie the cat loves Greenies and long ear scratches. When he isn't traveling with mom, Laurie V., he likes exploring and finding ways to keep himself busy and active.
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