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Nurses Month Discounts 2023

May 2, 2023 in Travel Nursing

 

It’s May, which means it’s officially Nurses Month! It goes without saying, but here at Premier, we are big fans of our nurses. To kick off Nurses Month 2023, we’ve rounded up the best deals and discounts for healthcare workers to use in May. Whether you’re in the market for a new pair of nursing […]

 

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Financial Tips for Travel Nurses

April 6, 2023 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

Between saving lives, squeezing in some much-needed R&R, and figuring out your next contract, managing money might seem low on the priority list for a travel nurse. However, it’s never been more important for nurses to be financially literate. If you have no idea where to start when it comes to making money moves, we’re […]

 

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Staying Positive as a Nurse

March 24, 2023 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

Nurses encounter many stressors in the workplace: long hours, rotating shifts, and pressure to achieve in an emotionally and physically challenging field. The American Nurses Association found that the effects of stress are among nurses’ top health and safety concerns. Cultivating positive emotions can help nurses become healthier, happier, and more resilient. Here are some […]

 

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The Compliance Process: What to Know

March 10, 2023 in Travel Nursing, Working with an Agency

 

Congratulations, you just accepted your first contract nursing assignment! Now what? The next step in getting you ready for your contract is completing the compliance process. Healthcare staffing agencies and the facility you will work at need to make sure you meet all the basic requirements to start working with patients. What does that involve […]

 

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Best Advice for New Nurses

March 3, 2023 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

Your first couple of years provide huge growth opportunities for anyone in the healthcare field. Gearing up for your very first RN position is bound to carry a lot of excitement, but also lots of unknowns. Find out what experienced Premier clinicians wish they knew when they first started out. Embracing their advice for new […]

 

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Understanding and Navigating the Nurse Shortage

February 24, 2023 in General News, Travel Nursing

 

Why is there a nurse shortage? It’s no secret that the healthcare world is experiencing a shortage of one of its main resources: nurses. While it’s tempting to think of COVID-19 as the key driver of the nurse shortage, that’s not the whole reason. The high stress of working during a pandemic has certainly exacerbated […]

 

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Best Travel Nursing Advice

February 1, 2023 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

As you begin to think about starting your first contract as a travel nurse, you are faced with a lot of unknowns: “How do I even get started? Where am I going to live while on my assignment? How am I going to make friends in my new town? How do I adjust to my […]

 

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How to Effectively Communicate with Your Nurse Manager

January 20, 2023 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

Behold the nurse manager: the venerable head of your unit. Nurse managers are responsible for planning and directing operations on the floor of a hospital or clinic to ensure optimal patient care. They also maintain an authoritative role over all the other nurses working on the unit. During your career as a nurse, you will […]

 

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