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Comfort Is Key: Items Travelers Swear by to Get Through Their Shift in Comfort

Mar 30, 2020

When you spend hours on your feet, it's more likely you'll develop work-related musculoskeletal challenges. As nurses, you don't often get a chance to rest from standing and walking every shift. That's why it's so important to have a plan to keep your feet and legs in the best shape possible and prevent the development of sores, bunions, and calluses.

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Meet Your Recruiter: Emily Peterson

Mar 23, 2020

Our goal at GetMed Staffing is to offer our travelers professional and personalized expertise from some of the best recruiters in the business. We take the time to get to know you so we can offer the best support and service throughout your assignment. We’d like you to get to know Emily, one of our expert recruiters.

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Travel Nurse Health Guide

How to Thrive on the Night Shift

Mar 16, 2020

Traveling is an adventure. You have the opportunity to see new places, meet new people, and enjoy diverse culinary eats native to your new temporary home. But if you aren’t getting the right sleep, you won’t get to enjoy exploring all that your new location has to offer.

Here are tips to help you thrive on your night shift schedule.

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Experienced Travelers

Yes, It's Okay to Work with Multiple Agencies!

Mar 9, 2020

One of the most important factors that affect your experience as a traveler is your Recruiter. This is your agent, employer, career coach, sometimes a life counselor.  So why do some travelers work with more than one agency/recruiter?  And is this a good idea?

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Guaranteed Hours
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What It Means to Have Guaranteed Hours as a Traveler

Feb 24, 2020

"Guaranteed hours" is a clause most medical travelers have in their contracts. However, the terms of each clause may change with each contract. Some travelers assume this means they will be paid for the number of hours in the agreement, whether they work them or not.