Travel Nurse Stories

Meet Our Aya Travelers

Meet Tiffani: She’s an RRT working in the trenches of a COVID unit

It takes an army to fight this pandemic and respiratory therapists like Tiffani are an important part of that army – monitoring and managing the ventilators of COVID-19 patients in the ICU. Tiffani’s first travel assignment looks a little different than she imagined — but she’s thriving in the chaos… Read More

Meet Grant: Just a traveler and his girl (er … dog. Who runs the operation.)

Are you a dessert first, dive-right-into-the-good-part person? Or a wait-and-save-the-best-for-last person? Aya travel ICU nurse Grant is decidedly a delayed-gratification guy. The Missouri native can’t quite bring himself to check out the West Coast … yet. Not because he isn’t interested, he’s just afraid he’ll love it too much. And… Read More

Meet Tara: She’s been “on vacation” for almost five years.

Some people have always known what they want to be when they grow up – like Aya travel ICU nurse Tara. She started volunteering at children’s hospitals in high school. Her path was clear. What she didn’t know was that her passion would lead her on adventure after adventure. “Where… Read More

Meet Robin: Your new favorite tattooed travel mom

They say, “It’s not where you go, it’s the people you meet that matter.” Or maybe they don’t say that, but they should. During her three years as an Aya travel nurse, Robin’s found people to love everywhere she goes. “I’ve met friends who’ve turned into family,” she says. She… Read More

Meet Lorato: A foodie who finds fun (and snacks!) on the road

Once upon a time, five nurses decided to see the U.S.A. So, they researched 13 different travel nursing agencies. Some were too small, others too slow, but Aya was juuuuuuust right. “Aya had jobs everywhere and they had a person to take care of everything,” explains Lorato, the hero of… Read More