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The Traveler Times Newsletter is published in our travel nursing blog. Follow travel nursing news, healthcare industry events and our intrepid RNs adventures.

This blog is where we share news about trends in healthcare staffing, the best places to work, the best-paying jobs, and any industry updates that affect travel nurses. We've got useful resources for you to explore, fun photos, videos and lists galore. If you're just starting to look into travel nursing, this is a great place to begin. And if you're a seasoned traveler, we think you'll find plenty of information here to enhance your experience with travel nursing.

 Top 4 Travel Nurse Job Destinations to End Winter Blues
Many people, buried in snow, are still reeling from Winter Storm Jonas, which pummeled the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions in January. Some of those folks probably get chilly sensations just thinking about shoveling. Applying for a travel nurse position someplace where the temperatures stay...Read more
Working Nurses Get Extraordinary 24/7 Customer Support
For American Traveler to consistently arrange the ultimate travel nursing assignment for our working nurses, we know we must not only manage the important details flawlessly but do the extraordinary little things that other travel nursing agencies may not offer. At American Traveler, we believe...Read more
Travel Nurse First Day
Tips and Positive Affirmations for a Travel Nurse Career American Traveler congratulates our recent hires on landing the ultimate in therapist and registered nurse jobs ! You’re well poised for rapid career advancement in travel nurse jobs offering top pay and benefits package that include health...Read more
Earn Your BSN While Working as a Travel Nurse
Are there still well-paying nursing jobs available for RNs with Associate Degrees? Or should I study for a BSN degree to stay competitive in the current healthcare job market? These are questions Registered Nurses who don’t have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) are asking themselves as more...Read more
Travel RNs in TX, FL, and CA Will Love These Holiday Events
Holiday Events for RNs on Assignment in Texas, Florida and California The New Year is around the corner. Who better to make the most of the remainder of the year than American Traveler RNs, enjoying assignments from coast to coast? We hope there’s room in your calendar for some local holiday fun...Read more
NY RN License
6 Things RNs Should Know about a New York Nursing License There are over 2.5 million working nurses in the United States today and over 160,000 of these nurses call New York State home. The good news for travel nurses contemplating an assignment in the Big Apple and greater NY-NJ Metropolitan area...Read more
Sleep Deprivation Hacks for RNs
When you're a working nurse on night shift, and come home for shut eye, woe unto the person (or thing!) that wakes you up. Recently, American Traveler shared a cartoon strip on this very subject, discovering in all those shares and "likes" just how important getting enough sleep is to traveling...Read more
Palm Tree with Hammock
Come find the hottest healthcare jobs in America! There's nothing like a storm forecast to get you thinking about a sunny surfside getaway. If you prefer a warm beach over a snow-scape, there is still plenty of time to find healthcare jobs in destinations like California, Florida, Arizona and the...Read more
Monica H., Med/Surg RN at her wedding
Monica H., a Med/Surg RN who is currently on assignment in Tennessee, had a busy year. The young nurse's CV includes clinical experience in telemetry and neuro nursing. She's also an over the moon newlywed. Though American Traveler interviewed her by phone and didn't get to see everything from the...Read more
Diane V. and Jacinth M., both American Traveler employees and veterans
It is both a pleasure and a privilege to recognize the brave men and women who, in addition to being part of American Traveler, also served in the U.S. Military. We sat down with 4 of our travelers and 2 members on our corporate staff. Each shared their stories of what it was like to serve their...Read more
RNs are Joining Forces This Veterans Day
In the U.S., registered nurses treat a large numbers of American heroes. In 2013, **U.S. census records indicate there were 19.6 million veterans. 1 in every 6 of these brave soldiers is dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or traumatic brain injuries. Aware of the challenges at hand...Read more
Where Travel Nursing Jobs Are a Real Scream
In all 50 U.S. states, working RNs can pin point at least one place with a deep dark secret – a place with a dark enough history that ghost tours, macabre carriage rides, and spooky local yarns revolve around it. This Halloween, travel nurses working in America's most haunted cities are encouraged...Read more
Free Private Housing benefit with pool and more amenities in Arizona travel nurse jobs
Free private housing for nurses and therapists taking traveling jobs with American Traveler; housing locations in AZ, CA, FL, WA, TX.

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