Traveler of the Month !!

Hello Everyone, My name is Rebeca and I am a Medical Surgical Nurse. I have been a RN for a total of 3 years and started traveling nursing last year in October. I became apart of a couple of Facebook groups for travelers. I met Emily from USSI through one of the Facebook groups for…

Traveler of the Month for February!!

I want to congratulate our February Traveler of the Month, Katherine Ballard!! Katherine has been with USSI for over a year, starting in California and now she is up in Eugene, OR! #travelnurse #healthcare #rn #registerednurse #travelnursing #nursing #nurses #nurse #hospital 

My Travel Nursing Experience with USSI

My name is Rachel and I’m an emergency room/trauma nurse from Dallas, TX. My passion has always been traveling so I figured why not get the best of both worlds and travel wherever I want, whenever I want for work! I’ve been a nurse for three years and started my travel nursing career last year…

Experience with USSI – Mona Laverdure

My name is Mona and I have been an ER/ICU Nurse since 2003. I worked as a new grad/staff  nurse right after graduating from my school, San Diego State University (SDSU) and a year and half later I started my voyage as a travel nurse. If anyone asked me my opinion on travel nursing the…

Traveler of the Month for September!!

On behalf of the team at USSI I would like to congratulate Cindy Sephus on being our traveler of the month for September!! Cindy is an amazing House Supervisor who has served the communities at multiple locations throughout the state of California! We appreciate all that she does!! #rn #nurse #nursing #travelnurse #travelnursing #travelerofthemonth #housesupervisor #servingthecommunity #ussi

USSI Experience

My name is Kathleen, I’m a labor & delivery nurse from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. I have been traveling for about 3 years now, in which I have worked for multiple different travel nurse agencies. But it wasn’t until just 4 months ago when I came across a job posting on Facebook that I found myself…

Challenges of Working Remote & The Solutions to Those Challenges

As many companies have embraced telework practices during the COVID pandemic it has created a different set of challenges for those who have traditionally worked inside of an office setting. USSI’s very own Team Lead, Raleigh Phillips, addresses some of the challenges employees face while working remote In the travel nursing industry and offers some…

What USSI Recruiters Look for in a Resume

There are 800+ healthcare staffing agencies helping our nursing and allied professionals find their next travel assignments on any given day. If you figure there are a minimum of five recruiters per agency that means, there are 4000+ recruiters working with these healthcare professionals. Unfortunately, that potentially means 4000+ different requirements in a resume. So,…

How to find nutritional balance during a 12hr shift:

Simple snacks and habits to incorporate…  With hectic and unpredictable work schedules it may seem next to impossible for travel nurses to eat healthy while working your 8-12hr shift. Working overnight shifts and having virtually nonexistent cafeteria options can’t be easy, and the days you have off you’re trying to recover from the night before….

Calling All Surgical Techs and Sterile Processing Techs!!

As we look to continue to grow our footprint in the healthcare staffing realm we made a change to our organization by moving Sean Poindexter into a full desk role so that our team would have a dedicated account manager to better service the needs of our clients, not just the facilities but the surgical…

USSI Experience

I’ve been an ER nurse for 5 years and just completed my first assignment with USSI. Even before I graduated from nursing school I knew I wanted to travel nurse.  It was something that was always in the back of my head as I gained the experience I needed to feel confident enough to hit…

Why I’m Travel Nursing

By Kelsey Van Fleet Hi, my name is Kelsey and I have been a nurse for nearly 3 years. I have worked the last 2.5 years in a tele/ICU unit dealing with a lot of heart and lung ICU patients. In that time, I grew from a new RN to a resourceful staff nurse who…