Maximize your experiences on assignment as a travel nurse

Omaha, NE, (May 4, 2012) – As a national leader in healthcare staffing, Aureus Medical (web: shares advice to those working in travel nursing jobs about how to make the most of each assignment. 

Experiencing new people and places is one of the most rewarding aspects of travel nursing.   Although your length of stay will depend on the assignment, each contract will typically last 13 to 26 weeks. This is a long time to be on location, so you'll want to make the most of each job and take advantage of the opportunities available before setting off to your next destination.

Consider these suggestions for how you can make the most of your upcoming assignment.

1. Build relationships with people you work with. One of the reasons your healthcare staffing agency thinks you are an excellent travel nurse is because of your ability to quickly adapt to new surroundings. Push yourself to form professional relationships and friendships with the nurses and others you work with on assignment. They can help you adjust to each area and become accustomed to job requirements faster and may become lifelong friends who will make the experience that much more memorable.

Read the entire article for more tips on maximizing your travel nursing experiences.


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.