Travel Nursing & Allied Health Blog

Family Fun while on Assignment

Family Fun while on Assignment

Summer is quickly approaching, and we’re seeing things slowly return to “normal.” That means event centers, larger gatherings and amusement parks are re-opening Last summer was one for the books as many places were closed due to COVID-19 and many vacations were put on...

How Lab Professionals Shined During a Pandemic

How Lab Professionals Shined During a Pandemic

Medical Technologists (MTs) and Med Lab Technicians (MLTs) work in a variety of specialties including microbiology, blood banking, clinical chemistry, molecular biology, and immunology. Over the past year, labs across the country have come together and stepped up to...

15 Year Anniversary Celebration

15 Year Anniversary Celebration

Last month, LRS Healthcare gathered, safely, to celebrate 15 years in the travel healthcare industry. Throughout the challenges that companies faced due to the COVID-19 pandemic, LRS Healthcare continued to thrive during 2020 and increased internal staff by 57%, a...

The Best Ways to Improve Your Healthcare Facility’s Fill Rate

The Best Ways to Improve Your Healthcare Facility’s Fill Rate

It’s taken awhile for many of us to accept the “new normal,” where everyday life is complete with face masks, social distancing, hand sanitizer, and healthcare crisis rates. Change is many times unpredictable; however, it’s inevitable which is why facilities need to...

Women in Healthcare History

Women in Healthcare History

In honor of Women’s History Month, it’s important to recognize the trailblazers in the healthcare industry. They endured discrimination and criticism for stereotypes about women and went on to change the way we think about healthcare. These women were some of the...

February Traveler of the Month: Tanya

February Traveler of the Month: Tanya

Meet Tanya Leach, our February Allied Traveler of the Month! Tanya has been traveling her entire life with her childhood spent all over the world due to her family being in the Air Force. After serving her time in the Army and landing a career in the Lab industry,...

Traveling with your Pets

Traveling with your Pets

Animal shelter adoption and pet sales across the nation sky rocketed after mid-March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It seemed like everyone knew a few people who made the decision to add a furry friend to their life like a “pandemic puppy”. Even before the pandemic, we...

Highest Paying States for Medical Lab Techs

Highest Paying States for Medical Lab Techs

Whether you are just starting your career or already an experienced medical lab technologist, it can be in your best interest to look at the outlook for your profession and where you can potentially earn the most money. Across the board in healthcare, hospital heroes...

New Year’s Resolution for Travelers

New Year’s Resolution for Travelers

It’s estimated that about 44% of people make new year’s resolutions for themselves but about 8% of them actually achieve them. It’s natural to fall outside of this group, the majority of us are on the same page, but why do we not get to cross our new year’s...