Learn How to Resolve Strike Staffing Problems

When more than 4,000 Minneapolis-based Allina healthcare nurses went on strike Sunday, the news made national headlines. Fortunately for their patients, 1,400 Travel Nurses stepped in as replacements during the planned week-long strike. Unlike the 2010 Allina strike, where 12,000 nurses walked out of 14 different hospitals, this strike affects only five area hospitals in …

Celebrate Nurses Week 2016!

Whether you’re a nurse yourself, you employ nurses, or both apply to you, Medical Solutions’ Nurses Week 2016 celebration will be of interest to you and a fun way to help your facility’s hardworking nurses celebrate Nurses Week 2016! Nurses should visit WeLoveOurNurses.com to join in the fun. Here’s a bit about what Medical Solutions …

Travelers Conference 2015

Just a few weeks left until Travelers Conference 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada September 13-15! This annual event is aimed at traveling healthcare professionals, allowing them to meet and network with other travelers, companies, and industry experts and leaders. There’s a professional, educational, and social component to Trav Con. Many of the sessions even qualify …

Demand for Travel Nurses Reaches a 20-year High

A recent USA Today article from Kaiser Health News discussed that alongside economic recovery and the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, the demand for Travel Nurses reaches a 20-year high in 2015. That’s according to a representative from Avondale Partners, who estimated in the article that “the demand for nurses and other healthcare personnel …