AndrewCraigRN's Nursing Blog

AndrewCraigRN, BSN 29,391 Views

Joined: Jul 24, '09; Posts: 480 (26% Liked) ; Likes: 348
Progressive Care (Step-down) Travel Nurse; from US
Specialty: Progressive/Intermediate Care/Stepdown

How to ruffle feathers: Travel Nursing & Bill Rate Transparency

As a travel nurse, I'm heavily involved in the community. I scour the Facebook groups, LinkedIn posts, and of course, the Allnurses forum. I started travel nursing nearly two years ago and I never...

Nurses! Let's stand up and help the victims of Hurricane Harvey!

Nurses! Right this very second there lives being destroyed in Texas. And, like you, I wish I could go out on the front lines and help the relief efforts. But, I can't up and leave my life....

What do travel nurses do and some differences from travel nurses

I think there's a lot of misconceptions out there regarding what travel nurses do. The marketing departments do a really great job of romanticizing this life. They make it seem it's all rainbows,...

7 Things I Wish Knew Prior to Getting Into Travel Nursing

It's amazing what I've learned in just this short time in travel nursing. I made this video to help out new travel nurses with some of the things I wish I need before getting started in this...

Check your manliness at the door...

Just wanted to say that I have personally had a great experience both in the nursing program and in clinicals be a male student. When I initially started, I was concerned going into a female...

7 surprising reasons healthcare travelers are much needed

I've been a traveler for almost two years now. My wife and I have been to 3 states as travelers and have had multiple contracts. Minnesota. 40 bed medical IMC. Level 2 trauma center...

What is a travel nurse?

Most people have no idea travel nurses exist and even fewer really know what travel nurses are. I can't tell you how many times I tell patients that I'm a traveler and they are like, "Huh? That's...

7 signs you were meant to be a travel nurse

I remember the first time I heard about travel nursing. I thought the idea was awesome. Travel around the country and have adventures. I also remember the uneasy feeling I had about it. New...

Top 10 Tips For New Travel Nurses

Travel nursing is an amazing opportunity. You get to go on new adventures while exploring the country and see new healthcare organizations. You get exposed to so many types of medicine, nursing care,...


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