Thank you to all the healthcare professionals working hard during this time of anxiety and stress. Know you are appreciated.
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.
Managing Stress and Emotional Health
- Free resources and guided exercises from Calm
- CDC’s Tips: Manage Anxiety & Stress
- PTSD Coach App
- Mental Health Considerations from WHO
- American Psychological Association
- Coping with Fatigue, Fear, and Panic During a Crisis
Social Distancing Activities
- National Parks of the United States, Virtual Tours
- Nightly streams with the Metropolitan Opera
- Afternoon live streams with the Cincinnati Zoo
- Live cams at the Georgia Aquarium
- Have little ones? Josh Gad reads nightly stories live on Twitter.
Museums of the World
- British Museum (London)
- National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.)
- Van Gogh Museum (Amsterdam)
- The Lourve (Paris)
- MASP (São Paulo)
- J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles)
- Uffizi Gallery (Florence)
- National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (Seoul)
- Guggenheim Museum (New York)
Some nurses wait for a specific moment to begin traveling. For that right time when they can embrace their independence, knowing that the people in their lives who they have cared for are now equally independent. If you’re already living life as an “empty nester,” or coming soon upon that time, there are a few reasons you may want to consider travel nursing. Read more
Be it all the dreamy #travelinspo happening all day every day on social media, the app notifications, the post threads that stir our emotions, or the recruiter calls, emails and texts (sorry) – we can likely all find benefit in embracing a little digital downtime. Why not try it today? Read more
You’ve been recruiting nurses at Cariant Health Partners for five years now. What do those relationships mean to you, that you’ve cultivated over the past few years?
The relationships to me are family. They are people who continually work for me. They represent Cariant in the best way because they understand how we started and how we’ve grown, and where we are at this point in time. They mean the most to me because they’ve hung on this long. Most of my people have been with me now for four full years. Read more
Last year included many advances for patient access to therapy and nursing services thanks to compact licensure. Just a few days into 2020 and more states are joining the push for healthcare provider mobility. Here’s a look at the current compact agreements: Read more
The best thing you can do is only ask your recruiter to submit you to travel contracts for which you are the most qualified. That means sticking to the specialty you’ve been working in most recently. Facilities looking to bring on travel nurses want them to be ready to “hit the ground running.” While systems and facility orientation for a travel nurse contract could be anywhere from one hour to 40 hours, the facility won’t allocate time to train nurses on the patient care aspect of the job. Recent experience is required. Read more
Our recruiters help healthcare professionals work in temporary travel contracts all across the country. One of the most common questions our recruiters receive from applicants is why the hiring facility is looking to fill the position with someone from out of state, as opposed to a local clinician. Read more
Former travel therapist Laura Gregory, COTA recently joined Cariant’s therapy recruiting division. As a healthcare practitioner, we are excited about the clinical perspective Laura brings to our team. And as a world traveler, we are excited for the connection we know she will build with our wanderlust therapists. Having settled into her recruiting role, Laura has a new appreciation for how both sides of the business (traveler and recruiter) must work together for the best outcomes. Read more
That the travel therapy industry goes through ups and downs is a fact. The implementation of the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) did impact the number of jobs available in total as well as the mix of opportunities among the therapy disciplines. While we all await the swing back to the other side of the pendulum with a plethora of jobs for all, here’s some timeless advice to keep working those travel contracts. Read more
Cariant Health Partners has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Health Care Staffing Services Certification by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health care organization’s commitment to providing safe and quality patient care. Read more