Traveling RN, LPN, and UST Orientation

Contact: Michele Spagnola, Administrative Assistant
Office: Jacobsen Hall, Room 417
Phone: 315 464-5463
Email: spagnolm@upstate.edu

Required Education

Self-Study exams and completions must be turned into your traveler company or to Nursing Support Services at fax (315-464-6160) on Tuesday before New Employee Orientation (NEO).

Traveling Nurses are required to complete education and submit documentation on the following topics:

  1. Safety-at-Work (SAW)
  2. Population Specific
  3. Compliance
  4. Medication Administration Exam (RN and LPN only)
  5. Safety Companion

The links below are the documents you will need to submit.

Required: Adobe PDF Reader

Safety at Work (SAW) Education - Travel Nursing Staff working at all Upstate Locations

Safety at Work is now combined for all Upstate locations, including Community Campus. There is now only one verson of SAW.

Review applicable sections below and complete the post-test. Please return your answer sheet to your traveler company or Nursing Support Services.

  • SAW Manual PDF document
    Click the link above to review this required education.

Post Test:

Population Specific Education - Travel Nursing Staff working at all Locations

Compliance Education - Travel Nursing Staff working at all Locations

Medication Administration Exam - Travel (RN and LPN only) working at all Locations

Safety Companion Education - Travel Nursing Staff working at all Locations


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