Aya Travel Nursing Blog

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Aya Traveler Brianna is a DAISY Award Winner!

Congratulations to Aya traveler, Brianna, who was selected as a DAISY Award winner! She was nominated by a charge nurse on her unit for her compassionate care and for being a great patient advocate. Recently, Brianna cared for a critically ill patient whose personal treatment wishes were different from what… Read More

Aya Partners with Beauty Bus Foundation

Aya recently partnered with Beauty Bus Foundation, an organization that provides beauty services to seriously ill patients and their caregivers to brighten their day during a difficult time. Aya contributed $5,000 to sponsor a pop-up salon at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital where Aya employees helped assemble and distribute almost 150 goody… Read More

Meet Our Travel Nursing Trio: Sam, Torri and Traci!

Sam, Torri and Traci met three years ago in Iowa as permanent staff. They’ve now reunited for their first travel assignment together in Washington! Before they headed to work, Sam and Traci set out on an incredible road trip to Utah where they visited five National Parks, slid down waterfalls and harvested… Read More

TravCon 2018 was a Glittering Success

Aya Healthcare employees had an amazing time at TravCon 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada! Our recruiters loved getting to mix and mingle with the travelers in attendance — and everyone had a fabulous time getting their glitter lips on in Aya’s conference booth! In true Aya fashion, Monday night’s traveler… Read More

Aya Healthcare Partners with Health Scholars to Bring Virtual Reality and Simulated Learning to Aya’s Travelers

Aya Healthcare, the company transforming healthcare staffing and workforce solutions nationally, announced its partnership with Health Scholars today. Aya will leverage Health Scholars’ screen-based and virtual reality simulation course content to provide advanced continuing education to their travelers. “As the healthcare industry evolves, innovative education is imperative so we… Read More

CHOC Children’s Utilizes Aya Workforce Intelligence to Develop a Flexible Workforce Plan

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: CHOC Children’s (CHOC), a Magnet-designated pediatric healthcare network, includes a state-of-the-art 334-bed main facility hospital in Orange County. The facility faced several challenges including a high census year-round — with a perfect storm of core vacancies, seasonal peaks and increased patient census. Additionally, CHOC’s float… Read More