Florence Nightingale: A Nursing Rebel With a Cause

Florence Nightingale: A Nursing Rebel With a Cause

Nurses Week’s grand finale is the celebration of Florence Nightingale’s birthday. Images and statues depict Florence as she was—a compassionate and ambitious caregiver and advocate for public health. Her sense of responsibility and strong work ethic are evident. What...

Nurses Week 2018: 7 Days in the Sun

Nurses Week 2018: 7 Days in the Sun

Nurses Week is a seven-day celebration packed with so much appreciation, it’s almost dizzying. It doesn’t matter if your current placement is casting a little shade or tossing tchotchkes at ya like it’s Mardi Gras, the LRS team is here to shine some hot rays on your...

ICYMI: Traveling Medical Professionals and Self-Care

ICYMI: Traveling Medical Professionals and Self-Care

Earlier this month, the team wrote a post on GypsyNurse.com about ways a traveling medical professional can (and should) carve out a little more me time. Self-care is such an important and often underprioritized practice. As outlined in our Gypsy post, intentionally...

Highest Paying States for Surgical Technologists

Highest Paying States for Surgical Technologists

Veteran surgical technologists and those just beginning their careers can both benefit from taking a close look at the future outlook for their profession and places where there are more opportunities. In all industries, salary and opportunity can vary simply by...