Contracts: Articles for Travel Nurses and Healthcare Workers

As a travel nurse or healthcare worker, understanding the ins and outs of your assignment contracts can be tricky. Here are some really great articles with much of the information you will need to better understand a travel nurse or healthcare contract.
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What Questions to Ask the Facility During a Phone Interview
The phone interview with the facility isn’t just a time for the facility to get to know you; it is also a time for you to get information on the ...
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Everything You Need to Know When Considering a Government Contract
Gifted Healthcare provided this article. Government contracts are special contracts that travel nurses should consider when trying to find an assignment that will fit their needs. Most government contracts are with ...
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Winter to Spring: How to Extend Your Travel Nurse Assignment
CareerStaff Unlimited provided this article. Spring is in the air, and with it comes the end of many travel assignments. For nurses working a seasonal travel job, it’s time to consider ...
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How Long Do Travel Nurses Stay at One Assignment?
Medical Solutions provided this article. By Sarah Wengert If you’re a new or aspiring traveler, you’ve probably wondered about the length of travel nursing assignments. Are travel nurses constantly on the ...
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How to Land a Travel Nurse Contract Extension
AMN Healthcare provided this article. One of the best parts about travel nursing is the chance to temporarily live and work in a new location, with your housing and travel expenses covered and ...
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Travel Rates Explained
Staffmax Healthcare Staffing and Recruiting provided this article. Article was written by: Julie Hesseltine, RN, CNO, and Sr. Recruiter for Staffmax. How many ways have you seen rates posted online by different ...
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What are Guaranteed Hours?
RTG Medical provided this article. The “guaranteed hours” clause is common in healthcare traveler contracts, but it’s often misunderstood. So, what exactly does it mean? Some travelers believe they’ll be paid ...
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6 Types of Nurses Who Should Seriously Consider PRN/Local Travel Contracts
Medical Solutions provided this article. The flexibility and adventure of traditional nursing and allied travel are undoubtedly enticing. But what happens when your contract ends or you find yourself with some ...
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Travel Nurse Pay Pitfalls — And How to Avoid Them
RNNetwork provided this article. There are many factors that go into the decision to accept a travel nurse job, but one of the first questions most nurses ask is: How much will I ...
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