Travel Nursing

What is Travel Nursing?

Posted by Admin on September 15, 2010 under Travel Nursing | Comments are off for this article

Travel nursing is an exciting, refreshing way to experience a nursing career while visiting new places and earning an extremely attractive salary. For RNs who love to travel, are having trouble finding job opportunities at home, or just want a different kind of nursing experience, travel nursing is a popular way to explore the nation, your state, or even just your hometown, all while meeting new people and enjoying great benefits.
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Travel Nurse Salary Info

Posted by Admin on September 14, 2010 under Travel Nursing | Comments are off for this article

A travel nurse salary is one of the most generous in the nursing industry, and travel nurses are often paid higher than hospital permanent staff. Travel nurse salary is part of what makes travel nursing such a popular option for licensed RNs. Here is a brief overview of travel nurse salary and bonuses.
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Travel Nursing Benefits

Posted by Admin on September 13, 2010 under Travel Nursing | Comments are off for this article

During an assignment, travel nurses are provided with many of the same benefits given to permanent hospital staff members. Specific benefits may vary by employer, but the benefits you can expect are generally:
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Travel Nurse Specialties

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travel nurse specialtiesHospitals across the country have great need for trained travel nurses in all specialties. Since hospitals hire travel nurses due to limited permanent staff resources, they generally need travel nurses in all kinds of specialties, from the ER to PACU and everywhere in between. These travel nurses perform the same basic work as the facility’s permanent staff nurses, and may work alongside permanent staff as well as other travel nurses.

At least one year of recent travel nursing experience is preferred for any travel RN specialty. The more specialties you have, the easier it is for you to find a good travel nursing job. See Travel Nursing Requirements to get an idea of what is needed to be a travel nurse. Remember, while on assignment you can build your training in any specialty through continuing education, which is usually covered by your travel RN benefits.
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Travel Nursing Requirements

Posted by Admin on September 9, 2010 under Travel Nursing | Comments are off for this article

All that is required for you to become a travel nurse is your valid RN license, enough experience in your specialty to satisfy an employer, and the freedom to take on the adventure of travel nursing on assignment.
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Travel Nursing Agencies – Do You Need One?

Posted by Admin on August 13, 2010 under Travel Nursing | Comments are off for this article

A travel nursing agency is usually the best way to find travel nurse jobs. Travel nurse jobs seem to pop up and disappear as quickly as rain storms in Florida, making travel nursing one of the more difficult careers in which to find job placements on your own. For that reason, you absolutely do need a travel nursing agency to help you find your next assignment.

But before you go searching the internet to jump on the first agency you find, it’s helpful to know what makes an agency better than the alternative – searching on your own – and what to look for in an agency.
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