Local Travel Nursing Contacts: Great pay & benefits. With the comforts of home.

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Travel Nursing 101
Jeannie Dougherty

Local Travel Nursing Contacts: Great pay & benefits. With the comforts of home.

Have you heard about local travel nursing contracts? Chances are if you’re an RN you’ve (at bare minimum) considered travel nursing and chances are even though the high salaries may have seemed tempting – you just couldn’t imagine leaving home for 13-weeks at time.  Perhaps you have familial responsibilities such as young children or aging

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Travel Nursing 101
Jeannie Dougherty

Take a break between contracts: benefits of vacation

As a travel nurse agency, you may think it a bit odd that we’re encouraging you to take a vacation – but as a nurse first, and nurse powered* agency, we are acutely aware of the negative effects of working one contract after another and never reaping the benefits of taking a vacation. *Next Move

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Travel Nursing 101
Jeannie Dougherty

Are you sick and tired of being sick and tired? Welcome to nurse burnout.

Nurse burnout is a real and growing problem within the U.S. healthcare system due in part to long hours, increased responsibilities and low pay.   We’ve all heard the statistics that RNs are leaving the profession at an alarming rate largely due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent ramifications of that, resulting in increased

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Travel Nursing 101
Jeannie Dougherty

Top Ten Tips & Resources for Finding Travel Nurse Housing

Because of a sense of loyalty I felt to my hospital, which had given me so much over the last few years, I stayed onboard. But after about 8-months I decided I had fulfilled my duty to my hospital, and it was time to go learn something new – so I signed up with Next Move as a travel nurse and have never looked back.

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Travel Nursing 101
Jeannie Dougherty

The Complete Guide to Nursing Compact States 2022

  Nursing Compact States: Defined The Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) formally known as the Nursing License Compact (NLC) was set-up to allow Registered Nurses (RNs) to obtain one license to work in multiple states. Commonly referred to as a multi-state license, RNs can work in any state that is a part of the compact

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Travel Nursing 101
Jeannie Dougherty

Travel Nursing Tips: Getting started on your first assignment

As a first-time travel nurse, about to start their first assignment – what are some travel nursing tips to help you be your best prepared self? What can you expect on your first travel nurse assignment? How can you get a head start before your assignment begins? What can you do to ensure everything goes

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Travel Nursing 101
Jeannie Dougherty

What Do Travel Nurses Care About?

When it comes to travel nursing – what do travel nurses care most about? You may say to yourself, that’s easy: Travel nurses want to get the highest pay rate possible, end of story. But let me ask: would you be willing to work absolutely any job, under any conditions, so long as you were

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Travel Nursing 101
Jeannie Dougherty

Best Travel Nursing Agencies. What to look for?

When looking for the best travel nursing agencies, you want to think along the lines of what is right for YOU. Yes, you can Google ‘Who are the best travel nurse agencies?’ and you’ll get a mixed bag of results: Disgruntled RNs leaving bad reviews But do you really know the full story? A “Top

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a tropical island

Take a break between contracts: benefits of vacation

As a travel nurse agency, you may think it a bit odd that we’re encouraging you to take a vacation – but as a nurse first, and nurse powered* agency, we are acutely aware of the negative effects of working one contract after another and never reaping the benefits of taking a vacation. *Next Move

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