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.

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#CirrusGivesBack: 2018 Philanthropy Overview

Not only does Cirrus Medical Staffing believe in acting as your partner through your travel journey, but giving back to the local communities also continues to be a huge part of who we are. Our healthcare travelers inspire us, you inspire us. 2018 was filled with beautiful memories, experiences and...

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Where Should You Search for Travel Nursing Housing Options?

One of the many reasons why you’ll love travel nursing is the excitement of living in a new place every 13 weeks, and converting it into your home – a new crib in a new city! Daydreaming about your new temporary home is one thing, but actually finding a place...

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2018 Cirrus Ambassador: A Year in Review

We caught up with Vaughn Spain, our first-ever Cirrus Ambassador, to hear about the experience in his own words. As this year’s Cirrus Ambassador, Vaughn received a gift box full of goodies each month, and an all-expense-paid trip to TravCon in Las Vegas, NV. What has been the best part...

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[GUEST BLOG] 5 Travel Nursing Myths Busted

We’re pleased to bring you a guest blog from travel nursing veteran and patient advocate, Holly Lewis. She busts common travel nursing myths in this article, and telling it like it is. Have you believed any of these travel nursing myths? Myth #1: Travel nursing isn't worth it. You make...

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Where Should You Go on Your First Travel Nursing Assignment?

Finding your first travel nursing assignment doesn’t have to be like finding a needle in a haystack – even though it might seem that way when you start looking. Your recruiter is your advocate and partner every step of the way, helping you narrow down options based on where you...

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A Day in the Life of a Travel Nurse Who Loves a Fast Pace

Nursing is a second career for Summer. She was an investment banker and loan officer for many years, but her favorite part of the job wasn’t crunching numbers – it was getting to interact with people. Even in the banking industry, she loved to serve, talk to, and learn about...

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12 Travel Nurse Tips for Becoming an Instagram Superstar

Who says only celebrities get to have a rocking #instafeed? Instagram is undeniably a favorite social media app for most travel nurses. Just how awesome is it? It's a platform where they can share their travel clicks, OOTDs, food finds and their artistic skills in taking beautiful scenery photos. If...

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A Day in the Life of an ER Travel Nurse

For Jordan, being a nurse isn’t just about the knowledge it takes to treat a wide scope of patients, but about the emotional grit it takes to work in the ER. Despite working in one of the most stressful units in the hospital, traveling allows Jordan to take care of...

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What’s it like to have a Travel Nursing Job in Minnesota?

What’s the travel nursing salary like? According to bsnedu.org, The Minnesota Department of Employment currently ranks registered nurses as the second most in-demand occupation in the state. Because of this, travel nurses have a lot of opportunities to grow in their career with a traveling nurse salary. Based on Salary.com’s...

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Travel Physical Therapists Share 5 Tips on How Clinicians Can Stay Healthy on the Job

When you’re working in a hospital or any healthcare facility, keeping yourself healthy, active and energetic should be a priority. Whether you’re a medical imaging tech, travel nurse, travel physical therapist or any other healthcare professional, in the midst of taking care of others we often forget about ourselves. Let's...

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