Tips for a Great First Day at a New Assignment

February 14 / Posted by Christi Hintz

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  The first day of a new assignment is your chance to make a first impression and orient yourself to your new workplace. It can also be a little stressful- every hospital is different, and you want to make sure you start your assignment on the right foot. Don’t worry though, we’ve got some easy…

Do you have a loved one who’s away on a travel assignment? You can help make their Valentine’s day special by sending love in a variety of ways. One idea is a fun on-theme care package! Here are some ideas for what to include.   A Favorite Candle   The right fragrance can stir up…

There are so many reasons to be excited to travel to a new place on assignment, and for many, food is one of them. If you’re taking a look at your assignment options and wondering where to start, perhaps consider an adventure not just to a new place but with a new variety of tastes….

Packing Tips for Travel Nurses

January 24 / Posted by Christi Hintz

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Packing for a 13 week trip is a little different from packing for a vacation. The types of things you can do without when you’re spending a few days in a hotel may be absolute essentials when you’ll basically be living at a new location. But how do you fit enough of your daily essentials…

Freezable Soups that Make Great Lunches

January 18 / Posted by Christi Hintz

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It’s soup season! And if one of your new year’s goals was to save some money and eat a little healthier, then lucky you- we’ve got a simple tip to make packing a lunch every day so much easier!   Soup can be intimidating but it’s a surprisingly approachable meal prep option for people that…

Have you made some health related goals this new year? Don’t let your busy lifestyle get in the way of being a better you! These workout videos are available on Youtube (so they’re totally free) and can be done any time from the comfort of your own home (or your travel assignment housing!). And what’s…

Easy Holiday Potluck Recipes For Travel Nurses

December 17 / Posted by Christi Hintz

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Yummy food is a time honored tradition of the holiday season, so we wanted to round up a few fun shareable recipes to cook up for friends and coworkers. Whether you’ve got a holiday potluck coming up  or just feel like bringing a fun snack to share for the Christmas Eve shift, these recipes should…

Money Saving Tips for Travel Nurses

December 14 / Posted by Christi Hintz

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ADEX provides excellent benefits for many travel nursing related costs, but there are still some expenses that you’ll be responsible for. You may want to save a little money during your trip to ensure you have plenty left over to indulge in the local cuisine, see the local sights, or adventure between destinations. Make the…

Tips for Travelling During the Holidays

December 7 / Posted by Christi Hintz

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There are a lot of holiday travellers driving and flying in the fall and winter, and it can change travel conditions for frequent travellers who get caught in the crossfire. There may come a time when a travel assignment sends you into the fray of holiday travellers. Don’t fear though- there are a few ways…

Gift Ideas for Travel Nurses

December 3 / Posted by Christi Hintz

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It’s the gift giving season, and sometimes it’s a little difficult to think of helpful, thoughtful, or fun gifts for everyone on your list. Well, we’ve got you covered- at least for your travel nursing friends and colleagues! Ahead are a few gift ideas to get your holiday gears turning.   Luggage   Travel nurses…