7 Accessories That Every Travel Nurse Should Invest In

Whether you are a nursing student in a clinical rotation or an OR travel nurse, you know how important a well-stocked kit is. The right combination of tools and accessories can often make a long nursing shift go a little more smoothly. Here are eight tools and accessories you should...

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What is a Travel Nursing Contract Extension?

A lot of travel nurses ask the same question, "If I like my travel nursing job, can I get my contract extended?" Yes, you can! Contract extensions are not difficult to manage since you already have your paperwork done, and have gone through necessary orientations. There are countless of other...

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5 Ways Travel Nurses Can Treat Themselves for Valentine’s Day

It's going to be all about love on February 14, and that includes loving yourself! We put together some ideas on how travel nurses can celebrate Valentine's Day by showering love to the most important patient in your life - you. Write yourself a love letter Want a healthy boost...

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Travel Nursing Job in Texas

What’s it Like to Have a Travel Nursing Job in Texas?

What’s the travel nursing salary like? With over 400 hospitals in Texas, the Lone Star State is always looking for registered nurses to fill up both perm and travel nursing positions. Just like other states, some contracts may offer you a high hourly travel nursing salary, but much of that...

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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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