Highway Hypodermics: Travel Nursing 2017

Highway Hypodermics: Travel Nursing 2017

by Epstein LaRue

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BN ID: 2940154049235
Publisher: Star Publish LLC
Publication date: 03/03/2017
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 1,178,878
File size: 383 KB

About the Author

The writing world calls her Epstein LaRue, but reality calls her "Kay." No matter what you know her by, she is a lady of many talents. She has been a nurse since 1992, and has worked on medical, surgical, emergency, telemetry, rehabilitation, and psychiatric units. In January 2001, Epstein’s first book, “Love At First Type: An Online Romance Based On A True Story,” was published. This fictional novel is about how she and her husband met online. This book was requested in 2005 by an independent filmmaker for possible production. In January 2003 her second book, “Crazy Thoughts Of Passion” was compiled as an attempt to put together her medical knowledge and romance writing. It is a traditional romance about a nurse who falls in love with a patient’s son. In January 2005 her third and most successful book, “Highway Hypodermics: Your Road Map To Travel Nursing” was published. Although only on the road for two years, everything that she learned in those two years was put into the book. In September of 2005, this book was recognized by USA Book News as one of the top finalist for professional book of the year. In January 2007 (...notice a pattern yet?), “Highway Hypodermics: Travel Nursing 2007” was released by Star Publish. The chapters of the first edition have been rewritten and a lot more information has been added. The previous 143-page non-fictional work grew to over 290 pages. Recently, this novel was also recognized by the USA Book News as one of the top finalist for professional book of the year and medical reference of the year. Twice this year, it has gained the ranked number one in the Nursing Trend, Issues, and Roles category on Amazon. Although a little out of "January odd year" tradition, Epstein is pleased to bring you in January 2008, "Crazy Thoughts Of An Online Romance." A collectors edition of both nursing romance novels along with a non-fictional section on how you can you have successful online relationship. January 2009 will bring the next edition of the Highway Hypodermics series with "On The Road Again." It includes all the great stuff in Travel Nursing 2007, plus information on traveling as a LPN, Allied Health, and coming from another country. Plus, there are great new stories from other traveling nurses and the travel company profiles are updated! Other recent accomplishments include having her article, “Top 10 Reasons To Love Travel Nursing” published in one of nursing's most prestigious magazines, Nursing2004. She was also named as a Traveler of the Year by Healthcare Traveler magazine in December 2005. In May 2007, her website is featured on Dr. Phil.com, and in August 2007 she was published in the Electorophysical Lab Digest. Travel nursing is a dream that has become a reality. She continues to travel the United States with her husband, while her son has successfully flew the nest and lives in the State of Washington. LaRue keeps herself busy during the month by publishing a monthly eZine on travel nursing, constantly updating her travel nursing website, and visiting travel nurse companies with program on retaining nurses. Her travel nursing informational website is her way of keeping traveling nurses updated about travel nursing happenings between the two years of publishing the book series. Her plans for the future are to not only continue the Highway Hypodermics tradition, but to add books on internet marketing, successful publishing, and how to retain nurses. For more information about travel nursing, visit her website at: www.highwayhypodermics.com

Table of Contents

Chapter One: An Introduction To Travel Nursing
Chapter Two: Traits of a Quality Travel Nurse
Chapter Three: How Travel Nurses Need To Behave
Chapter Four: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Chapter Five: Travel Company Fundamentals
Chapter Six: Location, Corporation, and Documentation
Chapter Seven: Questions about Contracts
Chapter Eight: The Nitty Gritty About Taxes
Chapter Nine: Politics in Travel Nursing
Chapter Ten: Testing In Nursing
Chapter Eleven: Preparing For an Adverse Reaction
Chapter Twelve: Traveling as an LPN
Chapter Thirteen: Allied Health Traveling
Chapter Fourteen: Traveling when you're From a Foreign Country
Chapter Fifteen: Traveling To a Foreign Country
Chapter Sixteen: Independent Contracting
Chapter Seventeen: Traveling With Pets
Chapter Eighteen: Traveling In an RV
Chapter Nineteen: Homeschooling While on the Road
Chapter Twenty: On the Road Again With the Gang
Chapter Twenty-One: Travel Company Profiles

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