December 2015 Travel Nurse Newsletter
Nominate YOUR Career Consultant for 2015 Recruiter of the Year!
It's the most wonderful time of the year. That's right, candy canes, Star Wars, and of course — time to nominate YOUR Career Consultant for 2015 Recruiter of the Year!
In 2014, after Healthcare Traveler magazine stopped doing its annual Traveler and Recruiter of the Year awards, Medical Solutions decided to keep the fun and recognition rolling. (Learn more about last year's winners here.)
Once again, we'll honor two Travelers and two Career Consultants who went above and beyond in 2015 — and we need your help to make it happen!…
Medical Solutions is Giving Away $8,000!
Last month Medical Solutions asked you to tell us the cause you care most about and why, so we could say THANKS for all your hard work by GIVING to some of your favorite organizations. Now, we are pleased to announce that Medical Solutions will donate a total of $8,000 to four of the causes you submitted!
Each of the nearly 100 causes submitted and the reasoning behind them were inspiring and meaningful — we really wish we could support all of them!
Clinical Corner: Joint Commission 2016 National Patient Safety Goals
The end of the year is my favorite time of all, and it isn't because of the pumpkin spice lattes, hearing “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer ” a thousand times, or hanging out with family. It's because this is the special time of year when The Joint Commission 2016 National Patient Safety Goals are released!
Why should you care about The Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goals? I'm glad you asked!…
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
Cheers and congrats to the October 2015 Traveler of the Month, Maria L., and also our Rising Star winner, Erin B.!
Traveler of the Month Maria, RN, CCRN, has 20-plus years' experience in nursing…
Traveling Pet of the Month
Traveler Kendra H. is the mom of our most recent Pet of the Month, Brutus! He is a Beagle/Dachshund mix who has mastered the art of the sad puppy face (see the picture above for proof) and loves Beggin' Bacon Treats!
Think your pet should be Traveling Pet of the Month?
Travel Nursing Job Search — In a Jimute
By now you probably know about our In a Jimute video series, which helps busy Travelers and aspiring Travelers learn more about Travel Nursing — in a Jimute.
The latest installment offers tips on how to do your own Travel Nursing Job Search — in a Jimute! Here's Jim with some quick, helpful information on that. Read More!
Apply now and take the fast track to starting your career as a Travel Nurse.