Travel Nursing & Allied Health Blog

The 6 Pillars to Having a Healthy Brain

The 6 Pillars to Having a Healthy Brain

How often are you working on keeping your brain healthy? Every day we should be doing something to keep ourselves healthy and thriving. Exercising your brain is just as important as working out and exercising your body, but many people may forget about or not think of...

Running Across America

Running Across America

With spin classes, lap pools and gyms closed for over a year, many people turned back to (or started getting into) running to stay in shape and keep their body moving. In fact, a survey taken back in March of 2021 showed that physical activity is up 88% within the...

Top 5 Tips for a New Healthcare Traveler

Top 5 Tips for a New Healthcare Traveler

Becoming a healthcare traveler can be an exciting and challenging, career change. However, the unknowns of getting started can be overwhelming. We asked some of our tenured travelers what they’ve learned throughout the years as a medical traveler, and asked them to...

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,...