Travel Nurse

Q&A

Below is a list of questions we often get related to all things Travel Nursing. If you don't see your question here - please feel free to email us at noordinarypath@gmail.com. We want to help you on your journey! We'll get back to you when we can and perhaps add it to our list as we will updating often. 

No Ordinary Path Video Q&A Index

Travel Nursing

 

Getting Started

Things you should know first -  https://youtu.be/GhKik3_dHW8

How did you get started? https://youtu.be/S-e26aXtwLQ

What should I expect when onboarding? https://youtu.be/10Z_idPaAe8

What advice would you give a nursing student? https://youtu.be/x1wZiwuD2l0

What kind of travel Healthcare jobs are there? https://youtu.be/xRKbH3TeytY

Expectations of a travel nurse? - https://youtu.be/mmkuh-g4TyY 

 

Agencies

How to find a great Recruiter - https://youtu.be/FFi9mw1MtSA

What is Atlas Medstaff like? https://youtu.be/M0fOU37eRgU

Why work for Atlas? https://youtu.be/rxKXlYkR4vc

How does the Recruiter side work? https://youtu.be/WXk74hmUS5o


 

Securing Contracts

How can I tell if I have a good contract? https://youtu.be/PH4ac-F1pwQ

How do I avoid sketchy assignments?  https://youtu.be/aZcpJZ5cOyk

Pros and Cons of revisiting same assignment - https://youtu.be/JVo6u2RkZCs 

How to revisit a contract without job posted? https://youtu.be/iIVnceRLsVI

What if I back out of a contract? https://youtu.be/A2w5mjHC_fU

Can I take my family to Hawaii? https://youtu.be/UfH2uAG13rc

 

Pay/Benefits

Should I chase crisis pay? https://youtu.be/H0MaWLngVxE

How do I budget between contracts? https://youtu.be/gglaLxkuKeM

What do I do for health Insurance? https://youtu.be/8eGRjWQWRvs 

Adventure Stipend with Atlas?! https://youtu.be/3rwmdAUs86U


Logistics

Can my family “tag-along”? https://youtu.be/wfYNTTLSWYY

Will I save a bunch of money RVing? https://youtu.be/3MecAMndBIE 

Can I stray from the Compact? https://youtu.be/0F_6t1nc4Vw

How do I settle into a new assignment? https://youtu.be/yWLYu3b_qho 

Should I RV or Airbnb? https://youtu.be/zWCxTfmSz5w

Is it hard to get out of travel nursing? https://youtu.be/AWhrtRhc6go

How do I get mail on the road? https://youtu.be/qvWBl0VDm7I

 

Hospital Reviews

St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City https://youtu.be/4SVmeAAShcw

Sinai Hospital, Baltimore  https://youtu.be/WusL-YRGz20

Banner Health, Phoneix https://youtu.be/DE2H1g38sng

Renown, Reno  https://youtu.be/BGgiJLkngdk

Good Samaritan Hospital, Puyallup WA https://youtu.be/s_7O4ZzNF8c

MU Health, Columbia, MO https://youtu.be/7zhbCqNoxU0

Banner Review Part 2 (Revisited) - https://youtu.be/d5uVw7QaFbs

Mission Hospital, Asheville NC - https://youtu.be/IGeMv2q3Lp0

TriStar Centennial, Nashville TN - https://youtu.be/4FJJgyqCoWs 


 

Pandemic Travel Nursing & RV Living:

 

Taking Crisis Contracts - https://youtu.be/1MChXOetO_s

What it’s like caring for Covid Patients in the ICU - https://youtu.be/GCDZneqalFc

What's it like taking a Fastaff Crisis Contract?  - https://youtu.be/H0MaWLngVxE

Can I still bring my Family in a Pandemic? https://youtu.be/TKwCQ0naCdc

Quarantining while RVing- https://youtu.be/Y6liRDtSS6Q

Traveling during shutdowns - https://youtu.be/POKhaNt2Umg

Getting out post quarantine - is it safe? https://youtu.be/gYia-Vq7UPE

Getting Covid Tested - https://youtu.be/EbY3kqqrubI

Overcoming Covid blues - https://youtu.be/we6tIk066uA

Has the Pandemic affected RVing? (Data) https://youtu.be/xqOJJiiWW-Y

Covid Update Fall 2020 -  https://youtu.be/7XeIE4tbdIw

Updated 8/8/21