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How to Ask for an Extension on an Assignment

Sep 21, 2023

Welcome to GetMed Staffing, where we understand the unique needs of healthcare professionals on the move. As you embark on your travel assignment, we recognize that circumstances may arise, requiring you to seek an extension. In this guide, we'll walk you through the best practices and steps to smoothly request an extension on your healthcare travel assignment.

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Travel Essentials for Women in Healthcare

Sep 13, 2023

Are you starting your first travel assignment and have no clue where to start? This article will provide you with travel essentials for women in healthcare.

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How to Become a Travel CNA

Aug 14, 2023

A travel CNA is a Certified Nursing Assistant who travels on different assignments to various locations and healthcare settings. CNAs work alongside Registered Nurses and LPNs to provide support with patient tasks such as bathing, dressing, and feeding. These travel assignments are often short-term, ranging from 6-13 weeks.

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Celebrating Independence Day on your Travel Assignment

Jul 3, 2023

 Embrace the Red, White, and Blue Away from Home

With the 4th of July just around the corner, we think this is the perfect opportunity to infuse some sparkle and light-hearted fun into your travel assignment. Here are 5 ideas to celebrate Independence Day while embracing the adventure of being a medical traveler!

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Q&A with COO, Sara Spanjer: RN to Executive Leadership

Jun 29, 2023

Sara Spanjer, the Chief Operating Officer of GetMed Staffing, has had a fascinating career trajectory. After years as a Registered Nurse (RN), she transitioned to healthcare staffing, quickly rising to an executive position at GetMed Staffing. Sara's unique background as a healthcare provider has given her valuable insights into the needs of clients and candidates.