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Top 5 Places To Instagram Cacti — Travel Nursing Jobs in Arizona

Top 5 Places To Instagram Cacti — Travel Nursing Jobs in ArizonaArizona is known for its deserts, cacti, and plenty of natural beauty. If you’re a registered nurse or surgical tech on assignment in Arizona — here are 5 Instagram worthy spots to check out while you’re there. McDowell Mountain Regional Park Located in Maricopa County, […]

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December’s Travel Nurse of The Month: Dave Martens

December’s Travel Nurse of The Month: Dave MartensThe December Travel Nurse of the Month is Dave Martens! Dave was nominated by his recruiter Glory Garcia who raved about him being an amazing traveler. Dave is a talented OR nurse with over 10 years of experience in the field. While Dave is going perm in 2017, it’s been fantastic […]

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Benefits of being away from home during the holidays

Benefits of being away from home during the holidaysThe holidays are usually a time of fun and warm feelings, but they can also be very stressful. Sometimes spending time with relatives can be exhausting, even for a nurse! Instead of engaging in what could be an awkward or even cringe-worthy situation, stay on assignment throughout the […]

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What to do when your contract gets cancelled

What to do when your contract gets cancelledSo you’ve found a great job, are getting ready to start, and suddenly you find out that your contract has been cancelled. It’s an unfortunate and difficult aspect of travel nursing. Here’s what you should do if your contract gets cancelled.   Be Flexible As a traveler, it […]

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Jason Bice announced as Advanced’s CFO!

Jason Bice announced as Advanced’s CFO!We’re excited to announce that Jason Bice is the new CFO for Advanced Medical. Jason manages the company’s accounting, financial planning and analysis, treasury and human resource operations. Jason has over 15 years of experience in finance and accounting, primarily focused in software, biotech and technology before starting with Advanced […]

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November’s Traveler of The Month: Marci Wingett

November’s Traveler of The Month: Marci WingettThe November Traveler of the Month is Marci Wingett! She was nominated by her recruiter Caroline, who only had excellent things to say about her. Marci is a phenomenal nurse who loves taking care of her patients. Her family is her world and traveling has enabled her to be closer […]

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Advanced Wins Gold and Bronze at Stevie Awards for Women in Business

Advanced Wins Gold and Bronze at Stevie Awards for Women in BusinessOur CEO Jennifer Fuicelli, won Bronze for Female Executive of the Year at the 13th Annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business! In addition to groundbreaking technological programs and increased female representation, Jenn led the acquisitions of Rise Medical Staffing, Staffing Robot and IPI Travel, all […]

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Nailing Your Phone Interview

Nailing Your Phone InterviewWhether you’re a seasoned travel nurse or a newbie, you will always have to go through the phone interview. On the bright side, what other job can you interview for in your PJs? Here are a few tips that will help your phone interview go as smoothly as possible.  Sit somewhere quiet […]

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Veterans Day: Thank You For Your Service

Veterans Day: Thank You For Your ServiceThis Veterans Day we’d like to thank all veterans for their service! We’re recognizing a few of our United States Armed Forces veterans who are now working with Advanced family as recruiters or traveling therapists and nurses. If you see them or any veterans today, be sure to say […]

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Advanced Travel Therapy Announces Merger with IPI Travel

Advanced Travel Therapy Announces Merger with IPI TravelAdvanced Travel Therapy Announces Merger with IPI Travel September 22, 2016 • by admin IPI Travel’s long-term success in travel nurse staffing and relationships with more than 3,500 healthcare facilities across the U.S. will greatly expand Advanced Travel Therapy’s recruitment capabilities. Denver, Co—Sept. 20, 2016—Advanced Travel Therapy, a […]

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Nurses Week Q&A: Melissa P.

Nurses Week Q&A: Melissa P.Today we continue celebrating Nurses Week by getting to know Melissa P. She is an intrepid travel nurse that enjoys every assignment to the fullest. She works hard to do everything she can to help her patients and when she’s off work, has taken up many outdoor activities, including hiking, white […]

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Nurses Week Q&A: Samantha Z.

Nurses Week Q&A: Samantha Z.Nurses Week is finally upon us! So we thought of no better better way than to feature some of our very own amazing nurses! Today we’re getting to know Samantha Z, a passionate travel nurse on her first assignment. We look forward to helping her travel to many more locations! Here’s […]

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Advanced Medical Announces Acquisition of Rise Medical Staffing

Advanced Medical Announces Acquisition of Rise Medical StaffingRise’s strong track record in nurse staffing solutions accelerates the diversification of Advanced Medical recruitment capabilities  Denver, Co—April, 29th, 2016—Advanced Medical, a leading provider of travel therapy assignments nationwide, today announced its acquisition of Rise Medical Staffing, a privately held provider of travel nurse staffing services. It is […]

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Amazing nurses surprise girl going through chemo with ‘Frozen’ sing-a-long

Amazing nurses surprise girl going through chemo with ‘Frozen’ sing-a-longA group dedicated nurses helped out a young girl undergoing chemo with a special sing-a-long of Frozen’s ‘Let it go’ last Friday. Millie McColl was diagnosed with stage 4 neuroblastoma in June and began to receive treatment at Glascow’s New Royal Hospital for Sick Children. While […]

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Travel Nurse Spotlight: Sandi B

Travel Nurse Spotlight: Sandi BThe following post is written by our recruiter, Julie! She nominated Sandi as the Featured Travel Nurse for July and we’re thrilled to share what she’s written. Enjoy! It is with great pleasure that I introduce my wonderful Nurse Traveler, Sandi B, RN, BSN. Prior to coming to Advanced Surgical, Sandi […]

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Best Apps for Travel Nurses on the Road

Best Apps for Travel Nurses on the RoadMost people will be hitting the road this summer to go on vacation, but if you’re one of our many travel nurses, there’s a good chance you’re driving to your next assignment. Whether your driving to a nearby city or cross country, we’ve rounded up a list of […]

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Nurses Week Giveaway!

Nurses Week Giveaway!Happy Nurses Week! This week we’re celebrating all the amazing and hard working nurses out there with a fun giveaway! Enter our giveaway below for a chance to win $100 gift card for some new scrubs. a Rafflecopter giveaway

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Requirements to become an RN

Requirements to become an RNIf you’re considering becoming a registered nurse, you’re probably most attracted to one of the best perks that comes with the job: making a difference through medical and emotional care to the patients who need it. However, there are other advantages that make nursing an exciting profession. The fact is that […]

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Resources for EMR (Electronic Medical Records)

Resources for EMR (Electronic Medical Records)Recent years have seen healthcare following in the path of many other industries, as hospitals and physician’s offices are implementing solutions to automate and streamline everyday tasks. The transition from paper charts over to electronic medical records is perhaps the most innovative change we’ve seen in years and the benefits […]

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How do Travel Nursing Jobs work?

How do Travel Nursing Jobs work?You probably already know the career opportunities you can enjoy as a nurse, which include rewarding work, a high level of potential for job growth and a comfortable salary. However, travel nursing actually kicks these perks up a notch, with benefits like exploring new places and experiencing different cultures. If […]

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Ebola Guidelines and Reminders for Travel Nurses

Ebola Guidelines and Reminders for Travel NursesPhysicians, nurses and others in the healthcare profession have been aware of the Ebola virus for years, but recent events have put this ailment at the forefront of news coverage throughout the world. The potential for spreading to patients in the U.S. and other parts of the world is […]

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Nurses Parody “Ice Ice Baby” in Awesome Video

Nurses Parody “Ice Ice Baby” in Awesome VideoDon’t you love it when people post parody music videos on Youtube? We especially love it when it’s by nurses! It’s a trend we can totally get behind and hope it never ends. Check out this catchy tune called, “Nurse, nurse, help me” which is set to the […]

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Happy Nurses Week! — Giveaway

Happy Nurses Week! — GiveawayFrom May 6-12 we’re celebrating National Nurses Week! It is the time that we take to honor all the nurses out there that work demanding hours and have to deal with all kinds of people and probably every possible situation. As the backbone of every hospital, they work incredibly hard and […]

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Why Become A Nurse — infographic

Why Become A Nurse — infographicWe believe that being a nurse is one of the best careers you could have. How many careers do you know that can be so rewarding, in so many ways? Just in case you think we’re a little biased, we’ve compiled a wonderful infographic that explains why it’s awesome to […]

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Nursing Remains On Top As The Most Ethical Profession

Nursing Remains On Top As The Most Ethical Profession Once again, nurses have been voted to have the most trusted career, according to the Gallup survey that ranks professions based on the ethical standards and honesty. When first introduced to the survey in 1999, nurses have topped the list every year with the exception of […]

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Essential Space Saving Items for Travel Nurses

Essential Space Saving Items for Travel NursesWith the holiday season in full swing, we’d thought it would be great to post some gift ideas for travel nurses. Starting with the most practical, here are some awesome space saving items that anyone would like. NutriBullet Perfect for quick healthy breakfast smoothies or an afternoon pick me […]

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How to Get Through Your Night Shift (Naturally!)

How to Get Through Your Night Shift (Naturally!)One of the most physically demanding parts of being a nurse is having to do a night shift. Some RNs take on night shifts quite regularly which can lead to trouble sleeping and waking, irritability, and drowsiness. While a lot of people have trouble fully adjusting to this […]

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Scrubbing In: DOA?

Scrubbing In: DOA?We talked a little about MTV’s new show on travel nurses, Scrubbing In, before in a previous article. The show hasn’t even premiered and yet it’s already stirring up some controversy. In fact, most people are pretty divided when it comes to the show, some eager to watch while others up in arms […]

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MTV Set to Air New Reality Show About Travel Nurses

MTV Set to Air New Reality Show About Travel Nurses While MTV may be better known for its mind numbing reality shows like “Jersey Shore” and “The Real World”, the new show on the block is about the lives of a group of travel nurses on assignment. Originally called “Nurse Nation”, the show has been […]

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Critical Skills for an ER Nurse

Critical Skills for an ER NurseTriage prioritization, teamwork, speed vs. accuracy, stress management techniques are among the most critical ER skills a nurse can have. According to U.S. News Health ER nurses may treat as many as 70 patients in the course of a 12 hour shift. Instant decisions need to be made. If you […]

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The Economic Boom in Specialty Nursing

The Economic Boom in Specialty NursingThe nursing field has often been one where the job opportunities to advance are dictated by the availability of higher level and specialty positions needed by hospitals and clinics. As a result, just in terms of scale, major urban regions have provided far more potential for career advancement of nurses […]

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