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Working with a recruiter from The Fortus Group can open up doors of opportunity that you never knew existed. Most nurses today fall into one of the following categories: Content with their current position, actively looking for a career change, or keeping their options open even if it’s a passive job search. Which one are… Read more »

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  Any traveler, having been traveling for years, or out on their very first assignment, would agree that one of the hardest things about being on the road is spending so much time away from friends and loved ones at home. As can be expected, this difficulty often increases during the holiday season. So how… Read more »

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There is not a single traveler out on the road who hasn’t gone through the transition stage of leaving a full time job for that very first travel assignment. And while any travel nurse or recruiter can discuss the positive aspects of starting travel until they are blue in the face, it really is a… Read more »

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Rebecca Urtz, account executive at Fortus Travel Healthcare Resources, is listed among the “2013 Recruiters of the Year” by Healthcare Traveler, the primary resource for mobile healthcare professionals.  The publication compiles its annual honor roll based on nominations submitted by healthcare travelers touting successful traveler-recruiter relationships.  One testimonial states: “I could not be happier having… Read more »

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Over our Thanksgiving break we’ve been putting this question out there to all of the nurses and doctors we know: What are you thankful for that helped you get through nursing or medical school?  We’ve received all kinds of answers. Some were very close, and others were on complete opposite ends of the spectrum. So… Read more »

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“As a Travel employee, our company will do everything in our power to fit your individual accommodation needs. Whether it be housing, a rental car, or transportation to and from assignments, Fortus Group Travel is 100% dedicated to making things as simple and stress free as possible. Recruiters are always available to help with any… Read more »

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The market is as competitive as ever for travel nurses. One of the most common questions is: How do you stay ahead of the competition? Many travel nurses want to know what they can do to give themselves the best shot at getting that travel assignment. Assignments can sometimes be few and far between. How… Read more »

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  As a traveler there is a word that you hear constantly:  “Marketability”. Recruiters and hiring authorities love very marketable travelers – since it makes everyone’s (including the traveler!) job easier. Travel recruiters can talk up and down about how “marketable” a traveler is to any client, but what does it all really mean? And how can you, as a… Read more »