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Travel Nurse Stories: It Can Be a Money Game

“I can’t believe they reassigned a nurse that diverted drugs!” There are many consequences to having recruiters that must beat quotas and, more than once, we have been made aware of a nurse not being terminated who made a serious mistake. Now, that’s not to say their travel assignment at the hospital didn’t end, but … Continue reading Travel Nurse Stories: It Can Be a Money Game

Travel Nurse Stories They Recruit Anyone

Travel Nurse Stories: I Think They Recruit Anyone

“When I arrived for my assignment, I was surprised at some of the other nurses that represented my company.” Many travel nurse recruiters are mandated to recruit a certain number of nurses each month. Sometimes, this leads to a lack of quality. Why? Because, as a recruiter, they are pressured to fill positions or face … Continue reading Travel Nurse Stories: I Think They Recruit Anyone

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Travel Nurse Stories: They Have Banks of Recruiters

“Every time I call my travel company, I get a different recruiter.” Many travel nursing companies have banks of recruiters. They are mandated to make a certain number of calls per day and to recruit a designated number of nurses each month. It’s a tough job and, if they don’t produce the right results, they … Continue reading Travel Nurse Stories: They Have Banks of Recruiters

For #NursesWeek We Salute Our Fantastic Team of Travel Nurses

#NursesWeek: We Salute Our Fantastic Team of Travel Nurses

Every year from May 6 to May 12 we celebrate National #NursesWeek with the 6th being designated National Nurses Day. This has been a time-honored week and day since 1974 when it was moved from the original October to be celebrated around the birthday of Florence Nightingale, who, as you know, is considered the founder … Continue reading #NursesWeek: We Salute Our Fantastic Team of Travel Nurses

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Travel Nurse Stories: Evicted

“The landlord told me I need to get out of my apartment. What can I do?” A travel nurse, who had worked for us in the past, called us with this question. She had taken a contract assignment in another state through another travel company. After being at the facility for about two months, she … Continue reading Travel Nurse Stories: Evicted