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Nurse video contest: Become the next face of NurseRecruiter and win $1,000!

No More Fake Nurse Stock Photos or Models Posing as Nurses!

Did you hear about our nurse photo contests? Well, we are upping our game and now announce our very first video contest! We are looking for a nurse to become the face of NurseRecruiter, and you can win no less than $1,000 if we select your submission! If you’ve been following us, you know we Continue Reading

These nurses won $250 in our photo contest. Will you be next?

Last month, we asked you for your help after our designer sent us a new NurseRecruiter ad that was almost perfect, but was missing something very important: a photo of a real nurse… Fortunately, you came through and we received so many awesome nurse photos, it was really hard to pick just one entry to Continue Reading

Meet NurseSwag giveaway winner Samantha

Photo: Samatha, RN

Do you ever worry whether you’re doing this whole nursing thing right, or whether you came to nursing the “proper” way? Here on our blog we love to share the stories that nurses tell us about their jobs, and how they found their way there. Not just because each story can be an example for others, but also Continue Reading

NurseRecruiter to provide up to $1 million per year in free services for nonprofit organizations to recruit nurses

Two years ago, we launched the new NurseRecruiter job board, one of the best online platforms for recruiting nurses in the United States. Nurse recruiters can use our service to post jobs, create saved search agents to get real-time leads on matching nurses seeking employment and search our vast database of hundreds of thousands of Continue Reading

Extraordinary Nurses: Meet Rachelle Roggiero

Rachelle Roggiero is the latest winner of of our weekly NurseSwag giveaway. Rachelle is a registered nurse who works for an ambulance district covering an area of 400 square miles. She also works as a volunteer firefighter. I have been a registered nurse for 8 short years. I’ve known I wanted to get into the Continue Reading

Becoming a nurse: Meet Emily Petersen

We are pleased to announce that we have selected Emily Petersen, a nursing student at the University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, Connecticut, as the next recipient of our NurseRecruiter.com Scholarship grant. With the NurseRecruiter Scholarship, we want to encourage promising future nurses who have already demonstrated a willingness and ability to achieve remarkable things. Emily Continue Reading

It pays more to be a man: how the gender pay gap in nursing persists

The gender pay gap: the more studies confirm its existence, the more hotly it is debated. Research has demonstrated over and again that, overall, men with identical qualifications consistently earn more than women to perform the same job. President John F. Kennedy already signed a law, the Equal Pay Act of 1963, which aimed to eliminate Continue Reading

Louisiana joins the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact

Last month, Louisiana became the 31st state to join the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). Louisiana is a brand new addition to the compact states as it never joined the original Nurse Licensure Compact. Update, 4/29/2019: From sea to shining sea, will nurses get the eNLC? This month, good news from Indiana and Alabama! This Continue Reading

Memorial Day: Saluting the military nurses of the “Greatest Generation”

Memorial Day is the day we remember those who gave their lives in service to their country. Many of those were nurses and today we would like to take a few moments to remember and salute the military nurses of the “Greatest Generation” who served during WWII. Flight nurse Second Lieutenant Ruth M. Gardiner was Continue Reading

The Weekly NurseSwag Giveaway: another reason you need to be on NurseRecruiter

Photo: Kim Ashcraft, nursing superhero

If you are a nurse in the U.S., you already know you need to be on NurseRecruiter. Whether you are interested in travel, permanent or per diem nursing jobs, NurseRecruiter is the best place to explore your options, find your next nursing job and get your resume in front of recruiters for top nurse staffing Continue Reading