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Think back to your first day on the job, whether it was yesterday or years ago. You couldn’t wait to get dressed in your scrubs and get to the unit. Your coworkers seemed friendly, helpful and generally awesome. You were nervous but excited and looking forward to all the opportunities ahead. On your way home,… Read more »

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“Fellow Travel Nurses/RNs looking for new travel assignment, if you are looking for a company and a recruiter that is honest, respectful, attentive to your needs, appreciates you for your hard work, gives you a good pay package, and actually works for YOU, look no further than Fortus Healthcare Resources. “My recruiter Becky Urtz is… Read more »

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Many job seekers make the mistake of suspending their search this time of year. Some may feel that they just don’t have enough time while juggling all the tasks that go along with the holiday season. Others assume that employers put their hiring decisions on hold. As you know, the demand for quality, dedicated healthcare… Read more »

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From Hospitals & Health Networks, the flagship publication of the American Hospital Association: The baby boom generation will deliver a blow to health care once its members start to retire in large numbers, but this provides an opportunity for new employment structures to take hold. Framing the Issue: The health care workforce is dominated by… Read more »

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There are many reasons you may be searching for a new job while still working. You may need to move or are having trouble with the commute or hours. You may be dissatisfied with the work environment or you don’t feel challenged any more. If you’re looking for another job while still working there are… Read more »

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Are you in the market for a travel nurse or other healthcare job? Do you want to use your skills to help people all over the country and explore new areas for yourself? Fortus Travel Healthcare Resources specializes in medical staffing and travel nursing. Here are just a few of the exciting jobs and places we… Read more »

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From the American Nurses Association Career Center: You’ve probably heard a lot about the nursing shortage. But if you’re a recent graduate, you may be wondering, if there’s a shortage, why does it take so long for entry-level nurses to get hired? Hiring managers told CareerBuilder that the gap reflects the difference between the skills… Read more »

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“You may delay, but time will not.” – Benjamin Franklin The joys of summer are upon us. While we all have our favorite sights, sounds and smells of the season, it’s also a reminder that 2014 has reached its halfway point.  Time flies. Let’s roll back the calendar six months or so. Did you make… Read more »

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Most workers don’t want to remain in the same type of position for the duration of their careers. What steps should you be taking to continue the forward, and upward, momentum of your career? Here are a few tips for moving up the ladder. Create a clear career path. Before you do anything else it… Read more »

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From the American Nurses Association Career Center: Whether you’re looking for your first nursing job or are well established in your career, it’s important to know the basics elements of a successful nursing job search. The first step is being proactive about your career by always staying on the lookout for new experiences and better opportunities,… Read more »