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The Path to a Physical Therapy Career

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General Safety Tips While Traveling Solo

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Traveling to Rural Hospitals

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Where to Travel In Autumn

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Day or Night Shift? Pros and Cons of Both

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Advice on How to Prepare for Your Interview

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Does Experience Predict Success in Management?

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6 Reasons Nurses Choose to Travel

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Dealing With Loneliness While Traveling

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Essential Qualities of a Successful Traveler: Part 3

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Getting Your Mail on the Road

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Should I Move up to Pharmacy Management?

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    Pet-Friendly Travel

    BHS strives to make the travel process smooth and headache-free, helping in any way we can to help our physicians and advanced practice providers feel at home on assignment. For some, this includes bringing loved ones - including cats, dogs, rabbits, and other pets....

    Julie Shea Julie Shea | July 11, 2019

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    What Do Physical Therapists Do?

    Often, a patient is referred to physical therapy by their physician, but many states allow for direct access, meaning the patient can see a physical therapist without a referral or prescription from the doctor. The physical therapist’s evaluation starts with a thorough review of the patient’s past m...

    Allison Stringer, MS, PT, FAAOMPT, CHA Allison Stringer, MS, PT, FAAOMPT, CHA | July 09, 2019

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    Why Travel Nursing Is the Best Career

    I spent most of my younger years hoping that one day I could see the world and find a way to make money while doing it. Travel nursing has been my biggest blessing and I hope it can be yours, too. Open your heart up to new possibilities and don’t be afraid to take a leap! Below are some of the highl...

    Kearstyn Fox, RN Kearstyn Fox, RN | July 04, 2019

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    Tips to Optimize Your Resume for Your Next Opportunity

    I have experienced being on both ends of the hiring process: as an applicant, I have seen the frustrations of applying to numerous jobs and putting up to an hour into each application only to never hear back, or to make it to the interview and then get ghosted....

    Alex Evans, PharmD Alex Evans, PharmD | July 02, 2019

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    It Takes Teamwork to Get You to Your Job

    Traveling as a medical professional can be a very hard job. Your recruiter and other members of the team play an important role in making the transition as smooth (and with as few annoyances) as possible....

    Kurt Ullman, RN, BSPA, MHA Kurt Ullman, RN, BSPA, MHA | June 27, 2019

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    Working the Night Shift

    I worked the night shift as an OB RN for over ten years while raising a family simultaneously, and actually enjoyed it. How could I enjoy a shift where my schedule conflicted with everyone else’s? Allow me to explain....

    Janine Kelbach, BSN, RNC-OB Janine Kelbach, BSN, RNC-OB | June 25, 2019

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    The Benefits of Chain Pharmacy for Aspiring Community Pharmacists

    Any pharmacist wanting to become a top-notch community pharmacist can benefit from chain pharmacy experience. Here’s why....

    Alex Evans, PharmD Alex Evans, PharmD | June 20, 2019

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    2019 Nursing Trends

    Some things about nursing care rarely change. Such as how nurses need a compassionate nature to provide care, and that the nursing profession was voted the most trusted profession 17 years running, but each year brings new trends related to nurses and nursing care. The year 2019 is no exception....

    Maureen Bonatch MSN, RN Maureen Bonatch MSN, RN | June 18, 2019

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    Join the Fight Against Cancer: 2019 North Shore Cancer Walk

    Join us in the fight against cancer! On Sunday, June 23, 2019, the Barton Healthcare Staffing (BHS) team will participate in the 2019 North Shore Cancer WALK through Salem, MA....

    BHS Team BHS Team | June 13, 2019

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    What Practice Settings Are Available to Pharmacists?

    Barton currently hires pharmacists in all of these traditional settings and is adding new companies all the time so be sure to check in with them often if there is an area you are interested in....

    Alex Evans, PharmD Alex Evans, PharmD | June 11, 2019