Travel Nursing: Plug into your (Current) Local Scene

November 26th, 2014 by

travel nurses get locally involvedMost of us know the pros (Money! Traveling to exotic locales! Meeting new and interesting people!) and the cons (Loneliness. Separation from loved ones. Less than desirable working conditions) of travel nursing. These are the obvious ones, but talking to travel nurses, something else came up a lot in our discussions: the lack of professional local support. [...] Read More

Pros and Cons of Joining a Nursing Organization

November 19th, 2014 by

pros and cons nursing organizationThe decision to join a nursing organization is one that many graduate and seasoned nurses face. [...] Read More

Travel Nursing as a Career

November 12th, 2014 by

travel nursing Travel nursing basically means that one travels to provide nursing care. Instead of working in one medical facility or location, the nurse will travel to wherever he/she is most needed. [...] Read More

Should Health Care Workers Be Required to Get a Flu Vaccine?

November 5th, 2014 by

flu vaccine ts smallIn Ontario, Canada, a policy is being debated called the “Vaccine or Mask Policy” in which health care workers are required to either get a flu shot or wear a mask when caring for patients. This policy has already put in place in British Columbia and in 8 hospitals in Ontario in 2013. [...] Read More