July 2016 Travel Nurse Newsletter
Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship Winners for 2016
Let’s hear it for Medical Solutions’ Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship winners for 2016!
The lucky and hardworking nurse scholars who aced this year’s competition are:
- Katherine W., Junior, UNMC College of Nursing in Nebraska
- Isabelle L., Senior, Alma College in Michigan
- Katelyn S., Junior, Concordia University in Wisconsin
Medical Solutions hosts the Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship Contest as part of our annual Nurses Week celebration...
Going Back to School with Medical Solutions
With the end of summer in sight, and local stores stocking up on school supplies, you might find yourself wondering about the next step in your Travel Nursing career. You’ve always wanted to go back to school, but you’ve been holding back. You think it wouldn’t fit your nomadic lifestyle, or maybe you’re worried about the financial burden. Whatever your doubts, know that Medical Solutions is here for you.
We know how important professional development can be for your career. That’s why Medical Solutions has teamed up with Nebraska Methodist College to help busy Travel Nurses like you earn your BSN degree...
Roundup River Ranch 2016: Lisa’s Story
This month, we continue our inside look at the incredible work being done at Roundup River Ranch, a free summer camp for children with severe diseases. Medical Solutions, a longtime supporter of this cause, has donated more than $5,000 directly to the Colorado-based camp this year, helped recruit some of the nurses, and funded a portion of their pay for the summer.
One such Medical Solutions Travel Nurse, Lisa, S., RN, joins us today to explain why her Travel Nursing experience this summer has reinforced her desire to help children....
Clinical Corner: How to Avoid Common Summer Injuries
We’re right in the thick of the sweltering summer season. This means pool parties, bicycling, margaritas, hiking, camping, boating, and, of course, the occasional injury. In fact, July is the most dangerous month, according to the Department of Labor. These injuries range from common minor injuries such as sunburns to more serious injuries like heat stroke. You spend such a large portion of your life taking care of others’ health, but don’t forget to take the time to take care of YOU, too!..
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 May 2016 Traveler of the Month, Donna F., and also our Rising Star winner, Therese C.!
Traveling Pet of the Month
Meet Linus and Amaretto, two catnip lovin' traveling cats! This Siamese and Tabby are quite the mischievous pair and love going on adventures with mom, Melissa E.
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