10-Point Checklist for Evaluating a Travel Healthcare Staffing Firm

Travel healthcare offers you the perfect combination of career growth and cultural experience. If you’re looking to begin your travel career or just shopping around for a new travel healthcare firm, you’ll want to thoroughly evaluate your staffing choices. You […]

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Social Media and Healthcare: Why Discretion Matters

As the use of social media grows more widespread, it becomes more critical than ever to examine where the patient protections guaranteed by HIPAA in 1996 applies. Many healthcare employers block the usage of social media during working hours because […]

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School is Back! Why it is Always Important to Keep Learning.

Do you ever get the back-to-school blues? If you’re recently (or not so recently) out of college, you may find yourself feeling slightly nostalgic when the fall grows closer and you begin to see piles of notebooks, dorm supplies or […]

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How to Explain Short-Term Employment That is On Your Resume

Does your resume include a past job that lasted for six months or less? Jobs with a shelf life this brief fall into the category of short-term employment. Unless you were fired from the job due to misconduct, it’s generally […]

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The Words Employers are Looking for on Your Job Application

Finding a new healthcare job is a little bit like a game—but one that requires research and introspection. First, you need to understand yourself and what you’ve accomplished so far in your career. Second, you need to find out exactly […]

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7 Tips to Cope with Nursing Burnout

You knew going into your nursing career that working as a nurse was going to be stressful. Still, the profession can be so stressful that burnout is very common among nurses, so common that USAToday.com reported in 2009 that about […]

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Who Should I Use As References on My Healthcare Resume?

When it comes to your references, character counts. We’re talking about your own character, of course, and the character your references describe you as having. So what types of professional referenceshould you have on your healthcare resume? Read below to […]

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Compromising Situation on Assignment? How to Handle It

As much as your healthcare travel staffing service works to make sure your assignment is free of compromising situations (unsafe working conditions or policy violations, for example), less-than-pleasant situations do crop up every now and then. Read below for what […]

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Getting Social: Tips for Making Friends While on Assignment

It can be tough being the “new girl” or “new guy” on the job. Portions of the workday you may have taken for granted in the past—such as coffee breaks, outdoor walks, lunch conversations or even after-work happy hours—may now […]

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Four Tips for Reentering the Healthcare Workforce

The decision to return to healthcare work is a good one. As the Affordable Care Act moves closer and closer to full implementation, plenty of healthcare jobs are opening up. That’s because a larger percentage of the population is required […]

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