How can a travel nurse or travel therapist travel green?

Omaha, NE, (April 4, 2012) -- If a travel nurse or travel therapist is concerned about her carbon footprint, she may wish to consider a variety of ways to alter her daily habits and cut down on emissions.  Aureus Medical Group, a national leader in healthcare staffing offers suggestions for greener transportation while on assignment.

Densely populated areas may have trouble meeting federally recommended air quality standards due to the pollution vehicles create. By choosing a car wisely or altering travel habits, you can reduce your carbon footprint, which can greatly add up as commute time increases. On average, an American commuter traveled 25-minutes to and from work each day in 2009 or 50 minutes per day, according to the American Community Survey of the U.S. Census.

Read the entire article for ways a travel nurse or travel therapist can easily reduce carbon emissions. 


Aureus Medical Group is a national leader in healthcare staffing specializing in the successful placement of Nursing, Advanced Practice, Cardiopulmonary, Diagnostic Imaging, Medical Laboratory, Neurodiagnostics, Radiation Oncology, and Rehabilitation Therapy professionals, as well as Physicians, in hospitals and medical facilities nationwide.  With more than 25 years of experience, Aureus Medical offers a full range of staffing options, including national contract (travel), local contract, and direct hire.  Aureus Medical is the largest division of Omaha-based C&A Industries, a leading provider of human capital management solutions for more than 40 years.