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Traveler of the Quarter – Maggie Hester

Meet our Traveler of the Quarter – Maggie! Say hello to Maggie Hester – travel nurse extraordinaire! Maggie has been with MSSI since the company first began. Her most recent travel contracts have been COVID-19 assignments. Although exhausting – physically and emotionally – her Account Manager has received numerous compliments from the Patient Care Supervisor Read more…

Meet the Recruiter: Ramzes

  Meet Ramzes! Our all-star recruiter Ramzes is from Ramsey, MN, and has been with MSSI since 2018. Ramzes is one of our most requested recruiters when new travelers come on board with MSSI since he is known for his diligence and commitment to his travel team! Read on to learn more about Ramzes! Q: Read more…

Self-Care During Crazy Times

Self-Care During Crazy Times Self-care matters more than ever now. While taking care of patients can be incredibly rewarding, we’re hearing more and more of our healthcare travelers feeling completely burned out. Here are a few ways to make conscious acts to promote your own physical, mental, and emotional health. Prioritize sleep. No, really. Right Read more…

Travel Nurses: Tips for Finding Your Own Housing

Tips for Finding Your Own Housing Finding short-term, furnished housing can sometimes be the most painful part of the travel nurse life. Here we have put together a few of our favorite resources for finding accommodations, along with our best tips. Read on. Our top places to find housing: AirBNB: http://www.AirBNB.com VRBO: https://www.vrbo.com/ Furnished Finder: Read more…

Traveler Photos: Fall Favorites!

We have received so many wonderful traveler photos in our latest Traveler Photo Contest that we absolutely must share! Let’s start with our runner-ups. Enjoy! Runner-Ups 3rd place: Justin H. 2nd place: Ben L. First Place: David B. I was on assignment near the Outer Banks when I missed the ferry off Ocracoke Island, where Read more…

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…

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