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Deciding to become a travel nurse or therapist isn’t always easy. There are many things to consider, like the fact that you will be leaving your home and family and friends for an extended period. Not to mention all the necessary licenses and proper documentation you will need to gather.
Even when you’re in the middle of your traveler journey, there is still a matter of deciding where to go next, for how long, and how to best approach your new position. Fortunately, Ventura MedStaff has compiled a list of helpful articles and resources for you to learn from. Ranging from basic questions such as ‘what is a travel nurse’ to more elaborate ones about the nursing compact states and everything in between.
Our people are our biggest asset, and we will never forget that. Strengthening them with knowledge only strengthens us as a whole.

September 13, 2023

Meet our TravCon Recruiters!

If you’re going to TravCon make sure you stop by booth 837 to meet these fantastic recruiters from Ventura MedStaff: Darrin H. – Lead Nurse Recruiter Christy G. – Nurse...

Brittany Snow

August 24, 2023

Navigating TravCon 2023: How to connect, learn, and thrive

Ventura MedStaff’s Operations Manager, Chalee U., has spent almost 30 years immersed in the healthcare industry, with nearly a decade in healthcare staffing, and she has seen the evolution of...

Brittany Snow

July 28, 2023

Demystifying Travel Healthcare: Separating Fact From Fiction for Travel Nurses and Therapists

The world of travel nursing and therapy offers a unique and rewarding opportunity for healthcare professionals to combine their passion for helping others with a sense of adventure. However, amidst...

Brittany Snow

July 25, 2023

Ventura MedStaff Selected as one of the Best Travel Nursing Companies of 2023

(Omaha, Neb., July 18, 2023)  – Ventura MedStaff®, an Omaha, Nebraska-based, veteran-owned healthcare staffing agency, today announced its selection as one of The Best Travel Nursing Companies of 2023 as...

Brittany Snow

June 28, 2023

Essential Skills that All Healthcare Travelers Need

Healthcare travelers play a vital role in filling staffing gaps and providing quality patient care across different healthcare facilities across the United States. These travelers possess a unique set of...

Brittany Snow


May 28, 2023

Why You May Want to Consider Becoming a Member of a Nursing Organization

There is no question that being a nurse can be a difficult job. Between the long hours, and difficult patients, and dealing with families during times of crisis, the pressure...

Elijah Carter


May 25, 2023

Celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month as a Traveling Medical Professional

Traveling medical professionals play an essential role in the healthcare industry. They go where they are needed most to provide medical assistance to patients all over the country and they...

Brittany Snow

May 12, 2023

The Best Nursing Organizations with Certification in the US

Over the past few years, travel nursing has become a very lucrative and standardized profession. Nurses from all over the country are taking on travel assignments across the U.S. so...

Emma Smith


April 29, 2023

Where to head this spring as a travel therapist

If you are ready to take on a new travel assignment this spring, Ventura MedStaff is ready to help! Our therapy department works diligently to help physical and occupational therapists...

Brittany Snow


April 27, 2023

A Day in the Life of a Travel Physical Therapist

Being a traveling medical professional is an occupation that has been getting more popular in recent years, as the demand for medical staff has been steadily increasing, outpacing the supply....

Elijah Carter


April 15, 2023

Tips for Success as a Travel Physical Therapist

Becoming a physical therapist is no small feat. The long hours studying, the terminology that you must remember, years required to finally get a degree – it all adds up....

Elijah Carter


March 29, 2023

Best Spring Travel Nursing Destinations for 2023

Becoming a travel nurse can be a big step for many people. The application and onboarding process can be a bit overwhelming if you don’t have the right partner by...

Emma Smith