Travel Nursing Guide: A Guide for New and Veteran Travel Nurses

The travel nurse guide is designed to guide a new travel nurse from dreaming right through the entire contract process. In this step-by-by step guide, you will learn the ins and outs of travel nursing.  Don’t worry, if you have already started travel nursing but still have questions, there is something in our travel nurse guide for you as well.

 

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How Does One Become A Travel Nurse?
A friend asked me today “How does one become a travel nurse?” I have given it some consideration and come to the following step-by-step instructions (please note that this is ...
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Travel Nurse Guide Introduction
As many of you know, The Gypsy Nurse Travel Nurse Guide has helped hundreds of would-be travel nurses over years get started on their travel adventures. Where to start travel ...
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Step #1: Determine Why You Want To Travel
WHY Travel Nursing? Determining why travel nursing is your career choice will assist in many of the decisions that you will have to make in the next steps. If you’re ...
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Step #2: What Do You Want/Need Out of Travel Nursing
The benefits of Travel nursing The benefits of travel nursing vary from traveler to traveler. When a traveler has defined the individual wants and needs, the benefits become obvious. To ...
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Step #3: Where and When Are You Willing to Go
Where to Start Travel Nursing The big question of where to start travel nursing. Some travelers are completely open to location and willing/able to go wherever there is a need. ...
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Step #4: Understanding the Myths
Top 5 Travel Nursing Myths Travel nursing myths are abundant. As in any career, it’s important to be able to make an informed decision. Find out the truth behind these ...
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Step #5: Know Your Deal-breakers
It’s important to know and understand what your deal-breakers are so that you can communicate this during your travel nurse contract negotiation. First, lets define what is meant by the ...
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Step #6: Building Your Travel Portfolio
The travel nurse paperwork can be a nightmare! Last minute requests for items that you may or may not have easy access to while on the road can be annoying ...
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