What to do When You Need Help Now

Is your hospital working with a skeleton crew? If you’re in need of nurses right away and not sure how to find and train them quickly, travel nurses can help. Plus travel nurses offer your hospital several distinct advantages. Here’s what you need to know. If you’ve recently experienced employee turnover or a swift uptick … Continue reading What to do When You Need Help Now

5 Steps to Speed up Compliance

Compliance is an integral part of any hiring process. Without the compliance process the whole system falls apart. In relation to a previous blog posted a few weeks back titled: “Trends of Industry” http://talemed.com/trends-of-industry/ we hit on the fact that start dates are moving from 1 month to 2-3 weeks. Therefore it is more important than … Continue reading 5 Steps to Speed up Compliance

The Future of the NLC – eNLC

In 2015 the Nurse Licensure Compact underwent various revisions resulting in what is now referred to as the enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). Currently there are 25 member states with more on the way. Moving forward, most NLC states and non-compact states are beginning the process in joining the enhanced NLC. The eNLC provides a … Continue reading The Future of the NLC – eNLC

Vacation Time? Preparing for Your Next Assignment So You Can Disconnect

Nurses who work hard, play hard! If you’re a full-time travel nurse, you may find yourself lining up your next assignment during your current one. But if you’re ready to take some time off and relax, you’ll want to unplug during your vacation—and return ready to begin your next assignment. To do this, it can … Continue reading Vacation Time? Preparing for Your Next Assignment So You Can Disconnect

Want to be Featured on TaleMed’s Blogs?

TaleMed is now extending an opportunity to become a guest writer for our blog content! This concept was brought to reality by one of our RN’s that wrote an incredible description to one of of the pictures she sent in to our quarterly photo contest. The content was professional and well-written with sincere meaning. What … Continue reading Want to be Featured on TaleMed’s Blogs?

Trends of Industry

In such a fast paced environment nurses, staffing agencies, and facilities alike must constantly work to stay ahead of the game. There is explosive growth in this particular field of healthcare and with that comes rapid change. At TaleMed we are consistently looking to the future to be sure our service to nurses and facilities … Continue reading Trends of Industry

The Freedom of Travel Nursing

Are you considering a job as a travel RN? Maybe you’ve toyed with the idea, but you’re on the fence about whether it’s the right career move for you. Or maybe you’re a nurse who’d like to shake up your nursing career, but you’re not quite sure of your next step. Travel nursing offers plenty … Continue reading The Freedom of Travel Nursing

Housing: Do’s and Don’ts

Finding a place to call home for a few months can be a challenging endeavor if we don’t go about it the right way. That’s why we sat down with our Housing Coordinator’s and asked for some advice. Here is what we gathered… Housing Stipend Take it or leave it? There are two options when … Continue reading Housing: Do’s and Don’ts

TaleMed Named a Top Place to Work in Greater Cincinnati Area

CINCINNATI, OH, June 5, 2017 – For the second consecutive year, TaleMed has been named one of the “Top Places to Work” in the greater Cincinnati area by the Cincinnati Enquirer. The Top Workplaces award is based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that … Continue reading TaleMed Named a Top Place to Work in Greater Cincinnati Area

Travel Destinations: Providence

Rhode Island is a small state with a big heart! And the state capital, Providence, is chock full of history, with lots to see and do in your free time. Whether you’re into culture, dining or the outdoors—Providence has something for you. In our series of the best cities for travel nurses, our next installation … Continue reading Travel Destinations: Providence

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TaleMed is pleased to announce our 2017 Calendar Photo Contest!

We put health care professionals on assignment to do the work they love – in places they fall in love with. We want to help all travel health care professionals find your place, by seeing the places you have fallen in love with. Submit photos of the cities, season, views you have fallen in love with.

Four healthcare professionals that have found their place will receive an Echo Dot. Winners will be announced every 13 weeks! Eight honorable mention winners will also be chosen and announced in November 2017.

The twelve winners selected will see their photos in the 2018 Find Your Place Calendar. So set your cameras to high resolution and start snapping those photos. If you have already taken an award winning photo please feel free to submit. Photographs will be accepted from any healthcare professional that would like to participate.