Common Interview Mistakes that can Cost You The Job

Whether you’re having a phone interview or a face-to-face, it’s difficult not to fall into typical interview traps that can cost you that travel nursing job. We’re all humans after all. However, if you don’t even know what these traps are, then you’re more likely to commit them. Here are…

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Finding the Perfect Job Match: 6 Factors to Consider

Location Don’t just appreciate a location in theory, research why you’d want to live there for an assignment. Find specific examples of your activity of choice – whether it be the nightlife, outdoor fun or sightseeing – and keep mental notes so that you can take advantage of these things…

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How Many Patients Per Nurse? Correct Nurse To Patient Ratio

How many patients per nurse? Correct nurse to patient ratio. (as featured on www.Nursebuff.com) Nurse to patient ratio is probably one of the most talked about issues in nursing. And apparently, it’s also one of the most common reasons why nurses leave the profession. When an institution suffers from short…

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5 Fun Facts About Nurses

Have you ever wondered how many nurses make up the entire country’s population? Or which country provides the U.S. with the most nurses? We’ve rounded up the answers below. 1. Nurses could take over a country…hypothetically. Nurses who actively work in nursing in the United States make up 0.76 percent…

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5 Things To Look For In A Traveling Nursing Company

1.Friendly Recruiters Good communication and listening skills are essential. These will allow recruiters to make better decisions and find the perfect travel assignment for you. Getting a job isn’t easy. Look for a recruiter who has successfully gained your trust and who can motivate and support you. Your recruiter should…

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The Highest Paid Nursing Specialties of 2017 and How To Find Your Niche

Nursing has always been an attractive profession. It’s one of the few jobs that can actually let you earn good money while being able to help other people. However, contrary to what most people believe, nurses aren’t paid the same. Their specialty and skills can play a huge role in…

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The Ins and Outs of Patient Abandonment

The Ins and Outs of Patient Abandonment ​​​​​​ As a nursing student, you know that you should never “abandon” a patient. But what exactly is patient abandonment? And how do you protect yourself from being accused of this type of unprofessional conduct? When a nurse deserts or neglects a patient…

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Risk Management Nurse Jobs And How To Get Them

Risk Management Nurse Jobs And How To Get Them (NurseBuff Weekly 6/05/17) Nursing, on its own, is already a challenging job. If you feel like the demands of the job aren’t enough, it’s probably right that you find a specialty that can challenge you to grow and be flexible. If…

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8 Nursing Lifehacks in Caring for Pediatric Patients

Extra patience and compassion are needed when caring for pediatric patients. They need specialized attention and care as they have varied healthcare needs that depend on their age and condition. It takes a lot of effort to provide nursing care to children. To help you get started, here are some…

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From Student to Scrubs: 5 Ways to Land the Job

From Student to Scrubs: 5 Ways to Land the Job (NurseBuff weekly newsletter) It’s clear that the journey to receive your bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree is no easy feat, especially if you take a moment to reflect on all the prerequisites you have undertaken. Over the last…

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