Amber in NYC: A Mother’s Day Story

Amber R. is a mother to four kids and an ER nurse. She’s spending this Mother’s Day about 1,700 miles away from her family back in Texas while working in an ER medical trauma unit in New York City – and there’s no place she’d rather be. “I might not be at home to celebrate

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COVID-19 Myths and Facts

There’s been a lot of confusion about COVID-19. This speculation makes life difficult for travel nurses and other healthcare professionals (HCPs). TaleMed encourages you to keep a level head. Here are important facts and resources to help guide you through the coming weeks. Busting the Myths Here are recommendations from leading experts: Hot water is

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How to Choose the Best Travel Healthcare Company for You

During times of crisis, we see what people are made of. And what we see travel healthcare professionals (HCPs) accomplishing during the COVID-19 pandemic is truly astounding. We’re humbled to partner with such amazing travel nurses and healthcare professionals (HCPs) ― those we’ve worked with for years and those we’ve met recently. As HCPs step

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Frequently Asked Questions About COVID-19 Processes

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, we understand that you have a lot of questions about how the pandemic response may affect your current and future assignments, potential exposure and possible quarantine. That’s why we’ve gathered our most frequently questions for you. But please know that whether your question is listed below or not,

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How to Do Self-Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

It’s important to practice good self-care during normal times. But during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s absolutely crucial for nurses and healthcare professionals to take care of themselves after hours. The phrase “self-care” gets mentioned a lot, but what does it actually mean? Self-care involves doing activities that take care of your mind, body and spirit

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How the World is Caring for HCPs During the COVID-19 Crisis

The world is battling the COVID-19 pandemic. Nurses and healthcare professionals (HCPs) are out there fighting the good fight. But the constant vigilance, long hours and worrying can be stressful. How can you stay positive without being overwhelmed? TaleMed wants to remind you that we’re all in this together. Here are ways that grateful people

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How You Can Take COVID-19 Precautions to Protect Your Family

Nurses and other healthcare professionals (HCPs) are on the front lines every day taking care of our communities. With that responsibility comes the increased risk of infection, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. As you take COVID-19 precautions at work, it’s important to protect your family members ― some of whom may be elderly or immunocompromised.

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Coronavirus — Crisis Pay Rates for In-Demand Positions

The United States, and the world, is experiencing a crisis on an unprecedented scale. COVID-19 has brought whole cultures and economies to a standstill. Most importantly, hospitals are struggling to keep pace with the increased demand for care. Beds and medical supplies are in demand — and so are nurses and ther healthcare professionals. TaleMed

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HHS Announces New Nurse License Regulations

As a team, TaleMed is monitoring the ever-evolving response from national and state leaders as we work with our healthcare facilities and healthcare professionals (HCPs) to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The White House announced yesterday afternoon that the U.S. Health and Human Services Department (HHS) issued a new healthcare license regulation. This new regulation

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