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Sept/Oct 2007 Traveler Times
American Traveler has the best Arizona travel nursing jobs. We have postings for RNs, ORTs and PTs with very competitive salaries and a benefits package bar none. So, if you’re looking for an Arizona travel nursing job, you’ve come to the right place. American Traveler staffs 110 facilities in Tucson , Phoenix, Flagstaff and Scottsdale .
Peter Heck, Director of Workforce and Staffing Services, WELCOMES TRAVEL NURSES TO ARIZONA. He says, " On behalf of the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (AzHHA), I would like to take a moment to welcome you to Arizona or ask you to take a few minutes of your time to consider a travel nurse job in one of our many exceptional hospitals."
Young professionals are moving to Arizona cities in droves for the temperate climate and laid-back lifestyle. Travel nurse jobs are plentiful in the region and the economy is strong and fruitful. Desert living in Arizona is luring artists, writers, entrepreneurs, IT and healthcare professionals who are smitten with area parks, scenic overlooks and the nightlife. Scottsdale was ranked "one of the best places to live in the U.S." by Money Magazine in 2006 and Sedona rated by the Fine Living TV Network as "exciting, alive and full of possibilities."
Arizona travel nurse jobs with American Traveler are some of the highest-paying in the nation and are popular among lifestyle enthusiasts.
A bustling tourism industry in the state has hospitals dependent on travel nurses between November and April every year, as the high season attracts more than a million visitors to the region and patient counts skyrocket.
The travel nurse industry is very exclusive in Arizona and only a select few travel nurse agencies have preferred vendor status. American Traveler is one of them.
Mother Baby Travel Nurse and an American Traveler, Susan W. revived a drowning five-year-old girl in June after pulling her from an apartment complex pool and administering CPR. Paramedics at the scene told KOLD News reporters in Tucson that Susan’s quick response and CPR training saved the girl’s life. According to 911 calls, the girl had been underwater for about two minutes.
“Saving this girl’s life changed mine. I cannot emphasize enough how important it is to know CPR. It seemed like hours before the little girl came to life, but she did, and who knows what great things she’ll do for this world.” - American Traveler Susan W., RN, on assignment in Tucson Arizona.
If a loved one, friend or even a stranger suffered a cardiac arrest, would you know how to perform life-saving CPR?
The American Heart Association and travel nurses across the nation urge everyone, young and old, to learn CPR in case of emergency. Click here to find an American Heart Association CPR class in your community.
Saving lives and keeping families together is what American Travelers do best!
The Joint Commission Certified American Traveler encourages travel nurses to use their unlimited free CEUs to maintain credentialing and important certifications. The more you know about life-saving techniques and patient care, the more opportunities you have as a travel nurse.
Coordinators at American Traveler are the primary liaison between our hospital clients, healthcare professionals and the American Traveler corporate staff. Our efforts are focused on recruiting the best candidates for our client's posted open positions while providing the highest level of customer service.
To verify the eligibility of nurse candidates for each assignment, our documentation and credentialing specialists work diligently to meet the high standards of the country’s top rated hospitals and outpatient facilities.
This process follows the rigorous procedures implemented by the clinical management team. American Traveler has been recognized for our attention to detail and high standards by being awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
“In her new role as one of the Arizona Coordinators, Diane brings a wealth of knowledge that will benefit both our client hospitals and travelers. Her industry experience, especially in the Arizona marketplace, will ensure that we maintain our ranking as national leader in providing the highest level of customer satisfaction and quality assurance.”
-- Director of Hospital Marketing, American Traveler