Passports and Preemies Talks is a podcast about life, travel, nursing, and travel nursing. Kylee candidly talks about the ups and downs of being a nurse, why and how to maximize travel to prevent nurse burnout, and highlights affordable vacations for nurses. Tuning in is guaranteed to be a good time with or without a little bit of wine.
EPISODE 1 – What Happened in Saudi Arabia?
Season 2 kicks off with Kylee discussing – what happened in Saudi Arabia?! Kylee was on a one-year nursing contract in Riyadh when suddenly, her contract was canceled after only being there for four months. Kylee discusses the complexities of working in Saudi Arabia and ends the podcast episode with an open letter she wrote to the doctor that had her fired. Trust me when I tell you – this is a juicy one, filled with drama from start to finish.
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EPISODE 2 – Nursing Entrepreneurship with Emily Cheng
This week I sit down with Emily Cheng – RN, BSN, CEO, and co-founder of MedVenture; an app designed to unite traveling healthcare professionals through community, resources, and tools. Emily and I discuss the importance of failure, the importance of creating community as traveling healthcare professionals, and Emily shares some incredibly inspiring advice that gave me goosebumps. She also shares the hardest part about starting MedVenture and shares some exciting news – MedVenture is hosting a camp this summer (you can register here)!
This is an episode you will definitely want to listen to if you’re interested in creating community as a traveler, entrepreneurship, or creating your own brand as a nurse.
EPISODE 3 – What ELSE Happened in Saudi Arabia?
This episode, Kylee is back to discuss the most asked question she recieves – “What ELSE happened in Saudi Arabia?”. Kylee shares both the positives and negatives to working and living in the Kingdom – apart from the work drama. Kylee also discusses how one of her viral posts led her to believe she might be going to prison and what Saudi hospitality truly means.
EPISODE 4 – Q+A All Things Travel, Nursing, & Life!
This week Kylee answers questions asked by her audience! Tune in for a bit of education and a lot of fun as Kylee discusses what it’s like to be a new grad nurse, why she hates the grocery stores in Paris, and the time she spent the night in jail (don’t tell her employer).
EPISODE 5 – Life as an Army Wife & How Nursing Aides in the Ability to Move Around with Jacquie
This week I talk with Jacquie from @journeyby_jacq and this episode is EVERYTHING. Jacquie and I talk in depth about what it’s like being an army wife and moving around for your husband, how the flexibility of nursing has allowed her to maintain a job despite living in Europe, and how you can get a job as a civilian nurse at an army hospital abroad. Jacquie and I also discuss the shift from bedside to creating a travel brand and how she’s managed to land incredible opportunities by working as a photographer for hotels.
If you’re someone who’s married to someone in the army, interested in working abroad or shifting work to social media, this episode is for you.