Author Archives: Peter Frouman

Scrubbing In docu-series about travel nurses starts tonight

Scrubbing In, a new MTV show documenting the assignments of nine Aya Healthcare travel nurses in two Orange County hospitals, will premiere tonight (October 24, 2013) at 10pm ET/PT. In a recent press release, Aya Healthcare noted that it’s hoping the show will inspire the next generation of nurses: The featured travel nurses represent a Continue Reading

Nurse Photo Contest – Calling all nurses!

Send us a photo for a chance to win $100! As many of you nurses already know, it is not easy to find accurate portrayals of nurses. As we explained the in our last photo contest: Real portrayals of the nursing profession are few and far between and instead of settling for buying fake-looking models Continue Reading

Superheroes visit Texas Children’s Hospital

A group of superheroes, disguised as window washers, visited Texas Children’s Hospital on Friday.  Houston Chronicle photographer Mayra Beltran was on hand to capture the surprise and delight of the hospital’s patients.   The surprise visit is part of a growing trend of window washers donning superhero costumes at hospitals across the nation.     Continue Reading

The American Nurse

In The American Nurse, photographer and award-winning filmmaker Carolyn Jones, through quiet photographs and deeply moving text, tells the personal stories of 75 nurses from across the U.S.–and in doing so gives voice to millions of women and men playing an important role every day in America’s healthcare system. One of the lucky winners of Continue Reading

Living and Working as a Nurse in Little Rock

The capital and the largest city in Arkansas, Little Rock is home to some of great Southern hospitals. Some of the best nursing jobs in Little Rock can be found at the Arkansas Children’s Hospital and St. Vincent Infirmary, which are all well-rated by  US News and World Report, and have high-ranking specialties. Many Little Continue Reading

Pediatric Oncology: Super formula to fight cancer

Receiving chemotherapy is no fun for anyone and can be a particularly difficult experience for children. However, international ad agency JWT Brazil and film studio Warner Brothers recently teamed up with the A.C. Camargo Cancer Center in São Paulo, Brazil to develop a campaign, “Super forumula to fight cancer,” to make the experience a little Continue Reading

Nurses Week 2013 Pizza Parties

We hope you enjoyed celebrating Nurses Week as much as we did! NursingJobs.us decided, at the very last minute, to give away pizza to nurses and their coworkers in 14 cities across the United States to celebrate Nurses Week 2013. As a struggling startup with only 5 full-time employees we are no huge corporation with Continue Reading

Happy Nurses Week 2013! Have a pizza on us!

National Nurses Week begins on May 6th and ends on May 12th (the birth day of the founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale). Across the nation, communities will gather to celebrate and recognize the accomplishments, hard work, dedication and courage of millions of nurses. Inspired by a story we read about ER departments from Boston ordering Continue Reading

List of Nurses Week 2013 Events

National Nurses Week will begin on May 6 and run through May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. Nurses and their friends and family will be celebrating Nurses Week at events across the country and below are some of the events we know about. Don’t forget to let us us Continue Reading

National Nurses Week photos wanted!

NURSES WEEK 2020: The post below is from several years ago, but we are running a photo contest this year too! Find everything you need to know in our announcement or just go straight to our submission form to participate. As you celebrate Nurses Week, don’t forget to bring your camera and take pictures to Continue Reading