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Be Prepared! It’s Flu Season!

Fall is here and we must be mindful not only of COVID-19, but the flu as well. This year’s flu season is expected to be a bit different, as our patients may find it harder to determine if they are having symptoms of the flu or COVID-19.

Traveler Pair of the Quarter – Raven and Lavetta

Meet our first TRAVEL PAIR of the Quarter – Raven and Lavetta! Raven and Lavetta are our first Travel Pair, nominated by their recruiter Brent. These stories of why they were nominated are a must-read! Congratulations, Raven and Lavetta, and well-deserved! Lavetta and Raven have both worked as a travel team for MSSI on two Read more…

Travel Inspo: Fall 2020

Travel nursing is one of the most rewarding and exciting careers in healthcare. What other job allows you to live in different cities multiple times a year? When you’re trying to decide where to go this fall, consider one of these 5 great spots that MSSI Team Members picked out! Rapid City, SD Rapid City Read more…

Meet the Recruiter: Kelly

Meet Kelly! Kelly is an MSSI recruiter and has been for three years! Kelly is from Sheboygan, Wisconsin but moved to Minnesota when she accepted her position at MSSI. When Kelly is not in the office, she loves to cook and bake. Kelly also found a new interest in flower arranging and gardening. Read some Read more…

HIPAA- Patient Confidentiality

By Jenny Palmgren, BSN, RN, Clinical Nurse Manager, MSSI Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) went into effect in 1996 to protect health information (PHI) and medical records. PHI breaches can occur with electronic documents, paper documents, and spoken conversations.  Research shows breaches have occurred while caregivers are completing handoff outside of patient’s rooms.  Read more…

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