Travel Healthcare Blog

Cirrus Medical Staffing strives to provide you with relevant information, tips, news and more. Discover the benefits of travel nursing, find out what’s it like to live a life as a travel nurse, facts about travel nurse salary and landing the perfect travel nursing job. Whether you’re an experienced or new to the healthcare profession, an ER travel nurse or have an oncology travel nurse job… take a minute to read some of these travel physical therapy, travel speech therapy, travel respiratory therapy, and travel nursing blog posts.

What is a Travel Nurse?

Every day, more nurses are choosing to expand their personal and career aspirations by pursuing travel nursing. Before making the leap, gathering as much information about what this means is important, starting with the most important question: what is a travel nurse? You don’t have to be a travel nurse...

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[INFOGRAPHIC] ‘Tis the Season to Earn Bonuses from Your Travel Nursing Job

It's the most wonderful time of the year... bonus season! For some travel nurses, this means they get a chance to recharge and spend time with family. While for the others, this is an opportunity to boost their income. If you're attracted by the latter, you might want to check...

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5 Mindful Choices Traveling Nurses Can Make

Every decision we make as traveling nurses has an impact on the places we visit and the patients we serve. While being a wanderlust worker is definitely fun, it can also be an opportunity to make a difference (even beyond the scrubs)! Here are five things you can do to...

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10 Ways to Spend Your Cirrus $3K WOW Completion Bonus

The holidays are approaching, which means travel nurses and allied travelers are on the hunt for their next travel assignment, and facilities are opening positions in abundance. Cirrus Medical Staffing has hundreds of assignments offering a $3,000 completion bonus on top of any other bonuses you may be eligible to...

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3 Favorite Assignment Destinations for Travel Nurses to Spend Their Holidays

Labor Day weekend has come and gone, so for healthcare travelers, it’s time to decide where you’re going to spend your holidays for the season. You have the unique privilege of experiencing the holiday happenings of many different places – perhaps somewhere new each year! Additionally, travel nurses and other...

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What’s It Like to Be a Travel Nurse in Pennsylvania?

What’s the travel nursing salary like? According to usawage.com, registered nurses are ranked #5 in the list of most popular jobs in Pennsylvania. Needless to say, a travel nurse can earn a significant income per hour – coupled with the low cost of living in many areas of Pennsylvania, nurses...

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What to Know Before Choosing a Travel Nursing Company

Your travel nursing journey begins as soon as you start deciding on a staffing agency you want to work with. Word of advice – don’t rush this since they will be your representative and help you through every step of the process. With so many choices, it gets confusing but...

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A Day in the Life of an OR Travel Nurse

Jennifer is a learner. She is not satisfied with average, and just when others might think they’ve reached their full potential, Jennifer sees an opportunity to excel. Whether it’s professionally as a clinician, or as a person who loves to have new experiences, Jennifer loves travel nursing because it opens...

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[GUEST BLOG] 5 Ways to Make Your Travel Nursing Resume Stand Out

Including a resume on top of your application and skills checklist is a good way to improve your chances of being hired. But writing a travel nursing resume is a bit different from other nursing positions. Follow these five tips to make your resume stand out. Master the applicant tracking...

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Cirrus Ranks on List of Best Travel Nursing Companies 2018 by BluePipes

Cirrus’ full service healthcare staffing services have been ranked as #18 on BluePipes’ annual list of best travel nursing companies. This list is accumulated based on traveler satisfaction, according to reviews submitted the previous year on various third party review sites. How the Best Travel Nursing Companies 2018 are Chosen...

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