Travel Nurse Destination Report: Nantucket Cottage Hospital

NantucketDestination: Nantucket Cottage Hospital Nantucket, MA

The Gypsy Nurse brings you this travel nurse Destination report on Nantucket Cottage Hospital: Nantucket, MA Courtesy of Reader and Travel Nurse Patricia C. [hr]

Nantucket Cottage Hospital

Facility Info: Other
Number of Beds: <100
Unit Worked: Maternity Services
Shift Worked: 8 Hr Night, 12 Hr Night
Nurse: Patient Ratio: Varies with patient acuity, census, couplet care or active labor .
Ancillary Staff: Charge RN (without patient load)
Staff Acceptance of Travel Nurse: (1=Hostile Work Environment, 5=Average, 10=Very Positive) 10
Hospital Parking:(1=Street Parking, 5=Adequate location/price 10=Great location/Free) 10
Rants: So far none.
Raves: Traveler Friendly Hospital
Would You Return to This Hospital? (1=NEVER, 5=Neutral, 10=YES) 10

Housing

Name of complex: Hospital Provides Private & Shared Housing on the Island.
Housing Source: Company Provided
Housing Type and Amenities: Private Apartment (other), 1 Bed, 2 or More Beds, Fully furnished with furniture, dishes, linens, etc, Cable Included, Utilities Included, Phone Included, Laundry in Unit
Housing Cost: Unknown (Company Provided)
Drive Time to Work: (1=Greater than 30 minutes, 5=Aprox 15 minutes, 10=Walkable) 1
Availability of Public Transportation: (1=Unavailable/Very Difficult, 5=Neutral, 10=Easily Accessible) 1

My Neighborhood Recommendations
Restaurants: Crosswinds Reataurant @ Nantucket Airport…… the Best Breakfast !, Siam To Go…..the best Tai food on the Island. Faregrounds….the Best Prime Ribs& Margaritas 30 miles out to sea !
Activities: Nantucket Fitness Center, Community Swimming Pool indoor. Walking distance on a good day, Walking & Biking trails, Bird watching, lots of beaches & summer activities.
Sights: Sunsets, Beaches, Daffodil Festival, Figawi ( yacht race) Restaurants, Whale Watching Cruises

What I Liked Most
Everthing
What I liked Least
60 mph wind gusts….its the norm ! Getting Fogged in with the Air & Sea Ports closed( There is no Bridge to Nantucket) & the US Coast Guard is your only way off the Island !! But it’s interesting living on an Island 30 miles out to sea !!!!
Would you Return to This Location? (1=NEVER, 5=Neutral, 10=YES) 10

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As a travel nursing educator, Candy aka Gypsy Nurse, RN has worked in healthcare for nearly 20 years, working up the ranks from CNA to LPN to RN. For the past nine years, she’s worked as a travel nurse, allowing her to practice and live in 15 states throughout the U.S. She regularly shares advice for those interested in travel nurse jobs on her website at: www.thegypsynurse.com.

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