February 2016 Travel Nurse Newsletter
6 Sweet Spring Locations for Travel Nursing Jobs
All the early telltale signs of spring are here: days are getting longer, fish fry Fridays are flourishing, Girl Scout cookie sales are in swing, and pitchers & catchers have all reported! In our neck of the woods, the birds are back in town and there have been several windows-open days — the kind where all that fresh air goes to your head in the best way and puts you right in sync with the promise of spring.
So, what kind of location do you want for your upcoming fling with Spring 2016? Here are six sweet spring locations for Travel Nursing jobs to get you excited for your next assignment!
Adventures in Travel Nursing: Meet Nurse/Author Kelly Moore
You know that cool moment when newspaperman Clark Kent steps into a phone booth and emerges ready for his second shift as Superman? Well, that's basically what life must be like for Travel Nurse/Author Kelly Moore.
Kelly is an RN of 12 years and a Traveler since June 2015. Her specialty is in Neuro ICU, but she says she's learned to work in any ICU through her experiences as a Travel Nurse with Medical Solutions.
The Zika Virus: What Travel Nurses Need to Know
There's been a lot of buzz about the Zika virus lately and right now there is a ton of sensationalized information out there. Because of this, I wanted to share some facts straight from the CDC and the WHO pages and statements about the virus with Medical Solutions Travelers, to help you be the most well-informed nurses wherever you may be located!
The Zika virus is currently found in Mexico, South and Central America, and the southern Caribbean Islands. The virus is spread primarily by mosquito bites, however it can also spread through blood transfusion and as an STD…
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 December 2015 Traveler of the Month, Stephanie H., and also our Rising Star winner, Patricia “Trish ” W.!
Traveler of the Month Stephanie H. is an RN, MSN, with a focus in Critical Care Nursing…
Traveling Pet of the Month
Sadie is a Brittany Spaniel who enjoys the finer things in life… and by finer things, we mean chewy bones and any toy she can get her paws on! She travels the world with her mom, Gayla C., with a full arsenal of toys at her disposal.
Think your pet should be Traveling Pet of the Month?
Travel Nurse Contract Extensions — In a Jimute
Got a minute? Good! It's time for the latest installment of Medical Solutions' In a Jimute video series. This series helps current and aspiring Travelers alike learn more about Travel Nursing — in a Jimute.
Jim's latest video offers information on Travel Nurse contract extensions — in a Jimute!
Apply now and take the fast track to starting your career as a Travel Nurse.