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

Team Player Wows Her Unit Manager

Lyndsey is a long-time travel nurse currently working in San Diego, California, in the PACU. She is known for being a skilled clinician, building outstanding patient relationships and being an amazing team player. During a recent busy shift, the nursing team was working diligently to keep up with admissions. Read More

Aya Traveler Says “Aloha” to Adventures in Hawaii

Jamie is on assignment in beautiful Hawaii which has been, in her words, her “favorite destination so far.” She loves the friendly locals and has befriended quite a few travel nurses since she arrived. Jamie enjoys the fact that the Big Island is so unique with its active volcano,… Read More

Aya Travel Nurse Reconnects with Her Roots in Indiana

Lauren’s first assignment with Aya is going great! She’s currently in Indiana and says it’s nice to be working close to friends and family. A native Hoosier, Lauren values her roots more now than ever. She explains, “Before I began travel nursing, I didn’t appreciate Indiana nearly as much as… 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