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Highlights of 2022 According to Premier Staff

January 6, 2023 in Company News, Travel Nursing

 

We are so proud and excited to look back on 2022 and round up some of our favorite moments as a team. This past year, we celebrated milestones, made memories on company outings, and grew through challenges. Check out what our corporate employees said were their highlights of 2022. Amanda (Recruitment Manager): Since I am […]

 

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Healthcare Predictions for 2023

December 22, 2022 in General News, Travel Nursing

 

2023 is right around the corner, and it is anticipated that it will usher in new challenges and focuses in medicine. Not only will technological advancements continue to enhance the way patients are treated, the way organizations treat their clinicians will need to change as well. No doubt, it will be a year of significant […]

 

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Continuing Your Nursing Education: Where to Start

December 9, 2022 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

Nursing is a career that involves lifelong learning. The healthcare field is constantly evolving and improving through research and advancements in technology, and continued education is vital to staying abreast to the most updated nursing techniques. Here are a few things to consider as you start to start to think about continuing your nursing education- […]

 

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Legal Concepts Nurses Should Know

November 23, 2022 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

On top of mastering the hundreds of nursing terms and abbreviations, it’s equally important to learn certain legal concepts as a new RN. I know what you’re thinking: “hey, I went to nursing school not law school.” However, you’d be surprised how many legal implications there are for nurses that affect everyday care. While you […]

 

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How to Make Temporary Housing Feel Like Home

November 11, 2022 in Travel Nursing

 

After securing a travel assignment, the first order of business is finding housing in your new city. Your travel nurse agency should be able to help you arrange short-term housing, which can come in range of options. These include apartments with variable lease terms, sublets, extended stay hotels, and even vacation-type rentals through Airbnb or […]

 

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Common Nursing Terms & Abbreviations: A Guide for New Nurses

November 4, 2022 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

You’ve waited for this moment for years: finally getting your very first hospital job after nursing school. While many new nurses are feeling on top of their game after completing all the requirements of their certification, that first day on the job can be overwhelming, especially when all the veteran nurses are shooting around phrases […]

 

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6 Tech Must-Haves for Nurses

October 25, 2022 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

While many of the classic nursing essentials (stethoscope, bandages, etc.) have been around for over a hundred years, there is a new generation of gadgets out there —and they make nurses’ lives much easier. These tech must-haves for nurses are here to assist you both on your shift and at home and can make even the […]

 

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Tips for Eating Well on a Travel Nursing Assignment

October 12, 2022 in Travel Nursing

 

As a nurse, you always encourage patients to eat a well-balanced diet to maintain a healthy body. But do you struggle following your own advice? Eating well on a travel nursing assignment can be challenging for some clinicians. Between 12-hour shifts, commuting, and getting used to a new city, it’s easy for healthy eating to […]

 

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The Ultimate Travel Nurse Packing List

August 25, 2022 in Travel Nursing

 

The days leading up to departure on your travel assignment are full of excitement and anticipation…and yes, packing. Packing for a travel nursing contract is more complicated than packing for a vacation, and you may be lost on where to start. We’ve compiled a list of essential items to bring with you on your travel […]

 

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Why Cultural Competence is Important in Healthcare

August 12, 2022 in Resources, Travel Nursing

 

Cultural competence is growing a focus in all industries including healthcare. The American Hospital Association (AHA) defines a culturally competent healthcare system as one that “acknowledges the importance of culture, incorporates the assessment of cross-cultural relations, recognizes the potential impact of cultural differences, expands cultural knowledge, and adapts services to meet culturally unique needs.” Cultural […]

 

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