It’s 2021! Last year sure took us for a spin, but we expect this year will get much better. Here’s what we’re predicting:
Facilities expect surges in COVID-19 patients early this year because of the holidays and are preparing for another a few weeks from the New Year’s holiday. For the next three to four months, the Read more
As the COVID-19 vaccinations start this week, we can see the beginning of light as we near the end of this year—and hopefully soon, the end of this pandemic. There is optimism, but also the reality that many of us (especially frontline healthcare workers) had an incredibly tough year. Along with that optimism, we’re likely taking some other emotions and feelings with us into 2021 as well. Read more
We’re lucky to have relationships with travelers that span years, not just 13 weeks. That’s part of what we enjoy so much about this industry! The longer we work with our therapists and nurses, the better we can meet their needs and support them on their travel journey.
Most travelers will need to find a place to hang their hat while on assignment. The good news is that there are a lot of options and housing ads out there. Read more
This is still new. And we’ve all got questions. Our tenured recruiters offer advice for these new FAQs:
Will I have to treat COVID patients?
We understand this has been a struggle for some travelers. Recruiter Lisa Willert makes it a point Read more
Cariant Health Partners has been named a Best Travel Nursing Company by BluePipes. Each year, BluePipes combs through review data from multiple review sites for more than 300 travel nursing companies to find the top 20 in the industry. We’re thrilled to be included in this year’s rankings. Read more
We’ve passed (we hope) the increase in COVID cancellations and things are looking to get back on track. But it’s still going to be a slow rise. If you’re looking at traveling now or are coming up on the end of your contract, here are a few things to remember: Read more
The relationship with your recruiter can make or break your travel experience. It has always been important to vet your recruiter choice and pick someone who you connect with on some level. Someone who is knowledgeable and also interested in building a strong professional relationship that will last longer than a single 13-week contract. Read more
Cariant travelers who are required by the facility to quarantine will be paid wages and stipends for up to two weeks.
We know some of your situations are stressful. We are here for you. Cariant Leadership is communicating directly with our teams and travelers as changes arise. Travelers, check in with your recruiter often, and try to make time for long, positive conversations with your friends and family. Read more
It’s been a whirlwind past two months. How the pandemic affects healthcare professionals and our industry will be in flux for a while yet. Here is what we’re seeing now that is (for the most part) across the board. Read more