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As you pursue a career in nursing, or another healthcare related field, what has been your experience with mentors? If you haven’t been working with a mentor, you may be missing out on a fantastic resource for knowledge and advice. As you continue on your career path, begin to think about other medical professionals who… Read more »

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Recruiters can help you connect with the opportunity of your dreams. In a recent post, MonsterWorking.com  provides advice for getting noticed by recruiters. The writer spoke with Andy Barberio, senior account executive in our Perioperative and ASC Division for some insight. Barberio notes that tenure and a positive personality are marketable traits. Here’s an excerpt: Highlight… Read more »

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Before travel nurses begin their first assignment, they should always do their research. There are many different travel companies throughout this industry, and each and every one of them has something different to offer.  Throughout the last few weeks, Fortus has had an onslaught of nurses turning to Fortus recruiters for assignments. While we may… Read more »

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Yahoo! Education identifies which degrees you may want to avoid, and which have brighter prospects. Nursing is listed as Hot Degree # 1 and they contacted Fortus Healthcare Resources for an outlook. From the article: “The demand for RNs continues to grow, primarily due to a growing and aging population,” says Jeremy Enck, vice president… Read more »

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Nurses wear a lot of hats. They are responsible for not only the care of their patients but a number of behind-the-scenes functions as well. While nursing can be rewarding, it can also be challenging, and those who dedicate their lives to it understand the bittersweet feelings surrounding their chosen career. Does our culture take… Read more »

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When working with travel nurses, or other temporary staff, it is important to understand how to make their short term assignment a success. If you’re ready to bring in someone on a temporary basis, how can you improve their experience? Here are a few ways you can help to make the transition smoother for the… Read more »

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Fortus Travel Healthcare Resources is a leading provider of travel nurse staff for facilities all over the country. We specialize in dialysis nursing roles and have several current positions including Modesto, California and Decatur, Texas. Peritoneal Dialysis RN: 12 week contract with a premier client Our client in Modesto is currently seeking a dialysis RN… Read more »

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The 2015 budget proposed by President Obama sets aside $1.8 billion for health information technology incentive payments for a series of ongoing initiatives designed to improve the efficiency of delivering healthcare. Here is a closer look at how the new Health IT landscape may impact providers. Information technology’s role in healthcare. Big changes are on… Read more »