Life of a Centurion

This is the Life!

Life as a Centurion can take us all over the nation and the globe. Here you will find stories from some of our clinicians and even Centra Healthcare behind the scenes. We love seeing how our Centurion professionals make the most out of their career. We want to hear about your adventures, your favorite assignment, or even how being a healthcare professional has influenced your life. Let’s showcase how Centurions really do it best!

Angie

Traveler

Hi, I’m Angie. I’ve been an Occupational therapist for 7 years and have spent a good portion of my career working with children in the schools. About two years ago I decided to take a year off and travel to South Africa. I volunteered in rural communities and worked with teachers and other healthcare providers ….

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Leanne

Traveler

Hello! My name is Leanne. I am a Physical Therapist, and have been traveling with Centra for 1.5 years. I enjoy the freedom traveling is giving me to explore different cities in different areas of Texas. My friends have been giving me “To Do” lists for every city I’ve been placed, and this has really ….

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Job J.

Traveler

Being a physical therapist is rewarding because you have the chance to make a difference in peoples lives. I have the opportunity to work with my patients to help them through treatment so they can return home and to the activities they love. I enjoy working for Centra because it is never boring. I work ….

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Danielle

Traveler

Hi, my name is Danielle. I am currently working in Baltimore, MD as a PTA traveler in a large multi-care facility that offers STC, LTC, ALF and Adult-Day Services. I really enjoy traveling because it is flexible, works best with my schedule, it keeps my job interesting and I am able to help people improve ….

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Lisa

Internal Employee

Hi! My name is Lisa.  I am the mother to two wonderful and crazy little boys (ages 10 & 4), I am engaged to be married to the man of my dreams, I have two cats, a supportive and loving family and I am also a proud member of the Centra Family!  My journey at ….

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Ray

Traveler

Hi!  My name is Ray, a Physical Therapist, for the past 37 years.  Having been a military wife, I was blessed to have worked in various settings through the years from the west coast to the east coast. Through the years I have found my love for orthopedics and geriatrics, the areas I’ve pretty much ….

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Nicole

Local Contractor

Hi! My name is Nicole and I am a wife, mother (of a 13 year old girl & 10 year old boy) & a Registered Nurse (of 10 years). In describing myself, I pride myself on being extremely passionate about helping individuals (whether it be professionally or personally) in a holistic manner which takes into ….

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Bianca

Traveler

My name is Bianca.  I am a wife and mother of twins. I have been a Labor and Delivery nurse for 4 yrs and love it!  There is nothing more rewarding then helping a mom bring life in to this world. I have been with Centra Heathcare since October 2016. This is my first traveling ….

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Junior

Internal Employee

Hi, my name is Junior and I’m a Travel Nurse Recruiter for Centra Healthcare Solutions. I live life to the fullest and I have an amazingly rewarding job that allows me to place nurses throughout the United States. Centra has shown me just how much fun you can have at work. Living the life of ….

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Marie

Traveler

I work as a Travel RN in Ft. Defiance, AZ.  I love being a Diabetes Educator and being here on the Navajo Reservation where the need for educators is so great, it is very rewarding when you can help people prevent the complications of the disease. While here, I have visited and loved Petrified Forest ….

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Dhara

Internal Employee

Hi, my name is Dhara! I’m married to my college sweet heart and a mommy to an adorable Pug. As a newly wed, there are many sacrifices that one must make as a couple.  One – being a place to live. Born and raised in the heart of Detroit, I had to sacrifice my city, ….

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Melicent

Traveler

I am currently working in Eaton, Ohio in a Skilled Nursing facility with a Memory Care Unit.  I specialized in Geriatrics because I enjoy the restoration of functional mobility, strength, functional independence and most of all “Belief in the Self” in the healing process. I became a Physical Therapist to help change the lives of ….

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Donna

Traveler

Hi, I’m Donna, a mother of 1, grandmother of 1 and PTA for approximately 15 years. I am currently on assignment (skilled facility) in a small town, Farmville, Va. The center of the state (The Heart of Virginia). I have always loved therapy and have worked in all environments. However, skilled nursing has become my ….

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Tarah

Local Contractor

My name is Tarah. I live outside of Philadelphia with my husband and young daughter. I enjoy spending time with my family, hiking, camping and cooking. I’ve been a COTA for nine years. Right now, I am working in a Skilled Nursing Facility in Malvern, PA. The Geriatric population has always been my niche. I ….

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Kylie

Internal Employee

Hello! I’m Kylie.  I joined Centra Healthcare in April of 2010 as a Healthcare Recruiter handling the Northeast/Mid Atlantic Region.  Over the last 7 years I have recruited for perm placement as well as travel and local contracts, managed in both divisions, and now I am a Senior Recruitment Consultant in the Temp Therapy Division. What ….

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Lindsay

Local Contractor

My name is Lindsay, I am a SLP-CCC, and I have worked for Centra for a little over a year! After some personal circumstances in my life changed, I was thankful for the opportunity to get out of the town I was in to travel AND work. My first assignment was in Philadelphia and I ….

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Seth

Traveler

Hi, my name is Seth. I am a Physical Therapist and have been working for Centra for approximately 3 years now. I love being an in-patient rehab therapist, my drive and passion comes from the opportunity to help people overcome a life changing event. My original intention for traveling was the financial side of being a traveling PT, I wanted to pay ….

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Micah

Traveler

Hey! I’m Micah and I’m an SLP from Salt Lake City, Utah. Currently, I’m on an assignment in Yuma, Arizona, working in a Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF). I love being an SLP! I changed careers a few years ago because I wanted a career where I felt I was truly helping people. Being an SLP ….

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Natalia

Traveler

Hi guys, I am Natalia from beautiful St Augustine, Florida. Prior to settling down in the USA, I traveled the world, got multiple degrees in totally unrelated fields, and had many career changes. I came to the occupational therapy field from the corporate world of British urban planning . No regrets, helping people live their ….

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Kassie

Traveler

My name is Kassandra (Kassie) and I have been a Registered Nurse for 3 years. I began in Med/Surg and progressed to Endo and Surgery. With my husband being military and constantly moving holding a tradition nursing career became harder and harder. Therefore, it only seemed right to begin a career as a travel nurse. ….

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Bradley

Traveler

My name is Bradley and I am a Physical Therapist Assistant born and raised in Finksburg, Maryland. I am currently working as a travel PTA in Essex, Maryland at a skilled nursing facility. From the beginning of becoming a traveler, I fell in love. Being able to have the opportunity to work in so many ….

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Robert

Traveler

Hello fellow travelers and soon-to-be ones, I’m Robert. I’ve been a physical therapist for just under 2 years now. A little more about myself, growing up I always wanted to travel and get out of my “SoCal” bubble. Don’t get me wrong, California is beautiful and fun but I’m an explorer at heart. In pursuit ….

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