Aya Travel Nursing Blog

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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

Aya Healthcare Helps CHOC Children’s Find Top-Quality New RN Grads to Fill Residency Program Positions

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: CHOC Children’s (CHOC), a Magnet-designated facility located in Orange County, opens about 35 new graduate nurse positions for their residency program two times a year. They typically receive hundreds of applications for these few positions. CHOC opened their new grad residency program application process for seven… 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

Lauren and Briana Meet Their Recruiter, Jess!

Our recruiter, Jess, recently meet up with her travel pair, Lauren and Brianna to enjoy a nice dinner in Little Italy, San Diego. Briana and Lauren have spent the past year getting to know Jess through phone calls and emails so they said it was fun to finally… Read More

Aya Travel Nurse Buys the Car of Her Dreams

Congratulations to our travel nurse, Corinne, who recently purchased her dream car! She never thought she’d land a job that allowed her the freedom and flexibility she has today. Accomplishing this lifelong goal means the world to her. “I’ve always wanted a silver Mercedes,” she said. “I know it’s… Read More

Aya Travel Nurse Enjoys Outdoor Excursions in NH

Who doesn’t love the idea of an extended vacation? Certainly not Courtney, who decided to become an Aya travel nurse because, as she says “sometimes 1 week somewhere on vacation is not enough!” With this career choice she gets to try new things, make new friends and see new sights. Read More