10 Reasons Why Houston Continues to Top the “Cool” List

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When it comes to places to live and work, Houston continues to be one of the most raved about cities in the country. Given the incredible amount of social, educational and business advantages to living in Houston, it’s no wonder the city regularly tops “best of” lists, and if you work in the healthcare field,… Read more »

How to Really Achieve a Work-Life Balance as a Nurse

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Working as a nurse can be incredibly exciting and rewarding. Unfortunately, nursing is also a very stressful profession, and many nurses find that their unpredictable work schedules and rigorous job duties prevent them from maintaining a healthy work-life balance. Still, creating that balance is important, as spending quality time away from work allows you to… Read more »

Why Nurses Are the Backbone of Preventative Care

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Healthcare is a team endeavor, requiring physicians, nurses and other support staff to work together in order to properly care for patients. When it comes to providing care, nurses serve on the front lines, as they’re often the first to interact with incoming patients and in busier offices, they may even be able to spend… Read more »

How to Be Smart About Social Media When You’re a Travel Nurse

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These days, almost all professionals rely on social media to further their careers, and travel nurses are no exception. Still, not all content is equally appropriate for mediums like Facebook and Twitter. Here are some of Pulse Staffing’s top tips for being smart about social media when you’re a busy travel nurse. Respect Patients’ Privacy… Read more »

What Does the Future Hold for the Nursing Industry?

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As a nurse, it’s not enough to focus on what’s happening in the industry right now. At Pulse Staffing, we believe that savvy RNs look down to the road to determine what they can expect to occur in the future. Find out what the future holds for the nursing industry to ensure your career prospects… Read more »

What Employers Are Looking for on Your Background Check

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Searching for a new healthcare job? If so, you should be aware of the fact that your prospective employer will likely conduct a background check prior to hiring you. After all, nurses and other medical workers interact with patients on a regular basis, and background checks are crucial for ensuring the safety of anyone who… Read more »

Which Nursing Careers Will Bring You the Biggest Paycheck?

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If you’re fascinated by the intricacies of the human body and love helping others, nursing might be the ideal career for you. However, that doesn’t mean you should accept just any position in the field. Depending on your education, you might be able to secure any number of jobs, some of which boast high salaries… Read more »

Travel Nursing Tips: How to Find Your Own Housing

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New travel nurses are often hesitant to find their own housing. And while it might be convenient – and tempting – to turn this responsibility over to the nursing company, doing this can result in you securing lodging that doesn’t meet your needs and preferences. Here are some of Pulse Staffing’s expert tips for helping… Read more »

How a Recruiter Can Help to Shape Your Travel Nursing Career

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Even the most skilled nurses don’t usually succeed entirely on their own. If you want to find the best travel nursing positions in top hospitals, you might want to consider working with a recruiter. Experienced staffing pros like the ones at Pulse Staffing have the knowledge and connections to make your travel nursing career as… Read more »

How to Find a Positive Work-Life Balance as a Nurse

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It’s no secret that nurses deal with intense stressors on a daily basis. From know-it-all physicians who question your experience to nervous patients and frantic families, it’s unsurprising that the work-life balance of nurses sometimes suffers. Here are some tips for finding a positive balance no matter what your work environment has in store. Set… Read more »