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  1. Epic eMAR conversions
    On Assignment, now called OAnursetravel.com has a conversion in San Fran coming up. They have recently joined with Medical Solutions.
    Aug 2, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  2. Bair Hugger
    hmmm, kelly, that's curious. Interested in what you find.
    Aug 2, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  3. I miss my NEPTUNE
    :down:So, how about you? Has the recall reached your part of the country? Though the first recall was awhile ago, there was a reprieve at my last assignment in Anchorage, from Nov thru April. Now...
    Jul 31, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  4. MedStaff/NovaPro/CrossCountry sharing/multiple recruiter contacts
    I have experience with NovaPro, currently working a contract with them. As Ned says, the databases are shared across the brands. Same jobs and same profiles. When I was with another company -...
    Jun 11, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  5. ST. JOHN in Virgin Islands
    Moon, I contracted in St Thomas 2 years ago. Another traveler had the assignment you are talking about on St John island in the urgent care clinic. Because of high housing cost on St John she lived...
    Jun 11, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  6. Alaska Travel Nursing
    I'm in Anchorage now with a contract at Providence Med Center. Cross Country is the vendor manager for Prov and I'm with NovaPro, part of CC. I am in company provided housing. It is a fully...
    Mar 9, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  7. Alaska Travel Nursing
    AK is not a compact state. Here is a link for that info, I refer to it often. https://www.ncsbn.org/nlc.htm I'm on assignment now in Anchorage, just a little over half way through my 6 month...
    Feb 27, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  8. Neptune Suction
    Thanks for that link. I wasn't aware of a recall. I've seen them everywhere still in use.
    Feb 12, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  9. Obtaining CA license
    My licensing with CA was smooth. Did it online via endorsement. I was working in Miami Beach. Went to the local sheriff office for printing, carrying the appropriate cards with me. License in the...
    Feb 10, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  10. Neptune Suction
    With all the benefits of the Neptune Suction or fluid collection device - safety, large volume, measurement ease - do you find that the motor is TOO LOUD? Yuck! noise pollution - can become a problem...
    Feb 10, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  11. Orientation period- strange requirements, is this legal?
    Good for you for getting your first treatment done safely on your first day. The hours your expected to work - or the 2 treatments per day were in your contract weren't they? Hope so. Don't know...
    Jan 28, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  12. Medication access: nurse or tech?
    I'm wondering how many of my OR coworkers share medication access (pyxis or other)? Just RNs or both RNs and techs? At my current assignment the surgical techs have been given access and...
    Jan 28, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  13. Question to travelers required to take call
    Willi, I take call for the OR. I'm paid the same as the staff are here in FL. $3 and time and half call back. That's typical. What I made fulltime job before travel. Not sure why your recruiter...
    Jul 5, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  14. Looking for second agency...
    RN traveler you are mistaken about Jackson Nurse Prof. They were formerly Travel Nurse Solutions. There is plenty of changes in the industry and its hard to keep up. Opening, closing, merging ,...
    Jul 5, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  15. Virgin Islands Licensing
    I was in STT in Aug 2010. Great assignment, I had a blast! That was when Trustaff had all the contracts. That is no longer the case. I recommend PNS. They are a smaller agency out of Utah. ...
    Jul 5, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  16. Affordable housing from Craigslist.
    Awesome advice from all of you for finding housing. Thanks for your posts. I'm in a vacation condo on the FL Gulf now. Found it myself on VRBO, but the company is paying for it. I've read that...
    Jul 5, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  17. Anyone traveling to NCH in Naples this winter?
    Wow, you're making plans early. Are they already filling spots for this winter? I've been in travel positions in FL since Christmas. I sure do enjoy the Gulf Coast. Tried for a seasonal at NCH...
    Jul 5, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  18. TNCC for OR nurses
    I'm a travel OR nurse. More hospitals are opening "trauma centers"; in fact I was contracted to do "only trauma" in South FL. The ED team all took the TNCC course, but the OR team members weren't...
    Jun 25, '12
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  19. First week in CVOR AND passed my boards!!
    Congrats, Choc-nurse and thanks for posting your good news. Good for you for following your ambition to work in the OR. I'm in FL too, a travel position in the OR. I love it here! Live/work near...
    Jun 8, '12
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  20. Travel Nursing in St. Thomas
    I was there Aug - Dec 2010. Worked in the OR. I have several posts with good info here on the forum and it is still accurate. I highly recommend PNS as an agency. I did not use them for St Thomas...
    Apr 29, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  21. OR Travel Nursing
    Lots of travelers at Dartmouth and there's good housing, decent apartments that the big agencies keep rented full time, ie Cross Country. Our complex had travelers, residents, fellows, and other...
    Apr 5, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  22. Travel Nursing in St. Thomas
    I remember a pretty basic drug and math dosage/calculation test when I was there in Aug 2010. Deb
    Apr 5, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  23. Travel nurse housing
    I agree with the above 2 posters. Many will tell you they get take the stipend and get there own housing so they can pocket extra money. I seriously doubt they come out ahead in many cases. Deb
    Feb 13, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  24. Travel Nursing in St. Thomas
    I knew you were going to ask what I mean by "packaged items." Let me see, I don't eat packaged food. But my friends brought or had sent to them entrees and side items that were sealed, not frozen...
    Feb 8, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  25. Travel Nursing in St. Thomas
    Bring clothes for warm weather only. Boots will be nice for the rainy season - late summer. Yes, there is a Kmart and you will find some convenience items there but they are very costly. Many...
    Feb 6, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing


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