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Trends in Nursing Careers: Beyond the Hospital

September 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

Nursing opportunities are more varied than ever and with the demand for nurses rising in every sector, there are rewarding careers out there to satisfy any qualified nurse. While the majority of nurses work in some type of clinical or hospital setting, there are alternative career options besides these traditional bedside roles. Here’s a look at just a few of the growing trends in nursing careers that allow nurses to write their own ticket to success.
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Hawaii…not happening

April 25th, 2008 · No Comments

Sometimes recruiters can be so frustrating. My friend Claire and I are serious about wanting to go to Hawaii in the next month or so and my recruiter is not being helpful at all with planning for it. [Read more →]

Traveling Nurse Career

April 25th, 2008 · No Comments

I told my sons that I’m thinking about becoming a travel nurse and they are really happy for me. I think they are excited to come visit me in my future cities. HAHA! Having a supportive family really helps since I’m making all of these career changes lately.  Travel nursing just feels like the right choice for me right now. [Read more →]

San Diego travel nurse

April 25th, 2008 · No Comments

i still can’t believe how beautiful it is in san diego. today was the perfect beach day (yay for having the day off), so i packed up a little picnic and headed down to la jolla shores. i thought i could ride my bike there, but a fellow travel nurse at work who extended her assignment in san diego said that the ride would be fun on the way there, but torture on the way home. i’m glad i listened. [Read more →]

Luv San Diego

April 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

Driving with the windows down on the Interstate 5 with my dog Lucy riding shotgun, feeling the warm sun hit my skin, on my way to San Diego….it’s like out of a dream or something. But nope…it was my reality for the last couple days. And now I’m here in San Diego! [Read more →]

Gungho travel nurse

April 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

I used to think that job dissatisfaction was just a part of being a working American. I realized how unhappy I was at my old job after talking to my friends who are nurses. They always seemed so fulfilled by their careers. They loved helping people and making a difference every day. I wanted that. So, after working in advertising for 17 years, I made the career change and my life has finally begun! I’m a nurse and I couldn’t be happier. [Read more →]

ICU nurse

April 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

I am starting this blog with the intention that it will act as my little travel nurse diary, and I have been meaning to document my travels, so this is a perfect place to start.
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Travel Nursing Gal

April 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

I can’t believe graduation day is almost here. I’m a nursing student at UCSF and I graduate in a month. A MONTH! After sitting in classrooms, interning at hospitals and studying for over four years…I’m finally going to be able to call myself a nurse. [Read more →]