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The 10 States With the Worst Physician Shortages

Back in April, the AAMC released a new report showing an increased expected physician shortage for both primary and specialty care. They predicted that the US could see a shortage of up to 120,000 physicians by 2030. While the shortage affects physicians and patients across the country...

Back in April, the AAMC released a new report showing an increased expected physician shortage for both primary and spec...

3 Reasons a Nursing Common Application Sets You Up for Success

For travel nursing positions, your success scoring the job is generally directly correlated with how quickly your application can be submitted. On Nomad, nurses are able to apply for any position that interests them and provide almost all of the necessary information to complete their ...

For travel nursing positions, your success scoring the job is generally directly correlated with how quickly your applic...

How The 2018 Tax Plan Affects Locum Tenens Doctors

In a previous blog post, we discussed locum tenens tax tips for doctors filing their taxes for 2017. In this article, we want to detail how the changes coming with the new tax plan enacted by the Trump Administration on December 22, 2017 affect doctors based on how they file income tax....

In a previous blog post, we discussed locum tenens tax tips for doctors filing their taxes for 2017. In this article,...

10 Smartphone Apps Every Nurse Needs

Increasingly we’re living in a mobile world. The Pew Research Center reported that 95% of Americans own a cellphone of some kind - compared to 35% in 2011. With that, the dependency on smartphones has increased. One-in-five American adults rely solely on their smartphone for internet and...

Increasingly we’re living in a mobile world. The Pew Research Center reported that 95% of Americans own a cellphone of...

10 Smartphone Apps Every Doctor Needs

Increasingly we’re living in a mobile world. The Pew Research Center reported that 95% of Americans own a cellphone of some kind - compared to 35% in 2011. With that, the dependency on smartphones has increased. One-in-five American adults rely solely on their smartphone for internet and...

Increasingly we’re living in a mobile world. The Pew Research Center reported that 95% of Americans own a cellphone of...

5 Stages to Becoming a Travel Nurse

Travel nurses are nurses who work temporary assignments around the country throughout the year. These assignments are typically 13 weeks long and are a great way for nurses to gain experience in a variety of locations, facility settings, and different patient populations. There are a nu...

Travel nurses are nurses who work temporary assignments around the country throughout the year. These assignments are ty...

Top 7 Reasons Why Doctors Are Choosing Locum Tenens Jobs

Did you know that 94% of medical facilities have employed a locum tenens doctor in the past twelve months? This whopping number reflects the changing healthcare industry and needs of facilities, but also reveals the diverse career choices physicians now have available to them. Whether y...

Did you know that 94% of medical facilities have employed a locum tenens doctor in the past twelve months? This whopping...

10 Ways Nurses Can Increase Their Salary

The mean salary of an RN in the United States is $74,550/year according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. While we know that nursing salaries vary greatly by the state a nurse is working in and their specialty, these numbers are by no means a barrier. In fact, nurses are in a unique po...

The mean salary of an RN in the United States is $74,550/year according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. While we know...

How Doctors Can Cope With Stress

Physician burnout affects 42% of all US doctors according to a Medscape survey. This number continues to grow every year and it’s rooted in the compounding stress placed on doctors as they work through a multitude of factors that contribute to burnout including: excess of bureaucratic bu...

Physician burnout affects 42% of all US doctors according to a Medscape survey. This number continues to grow every year...

Complete List of Average Nursing and Travel Nursing Salaries by State

If you've ever wondered how your salary stacks up to what other nurses are earning, you're not alone. Compensation-related questions are among the most common our Nomad Navigators receive. One thing we've noticed is that nursing salaries vary greatly by the state in which a nurse is wor...

If you've ever wondered how your salary stacks up to what other nurses are earning, you're not alone. Compensation-relat...

Doctors: What to Know About the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC)

On April 6, 2017, the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC) began issuing Letters of Qualification to doctors to allow them to practice in multiple states. This Compact provides a path for qualified doctors to expedite their state licensure and allow them to start practicing in new s...

On April 6, 2017, the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC) began issuing Letters of Qualification to doctors to a...

10 Nursing Interview Questions and How to Answer

Interviews are a conversation. They should never be a one-sided exchange. It’s a chance for you to see if this medical institution is right for you and for your potential employer to see if you’re a good fit for the facility. Traditionally, interviews were geared at gauging your ski...

Interviews are a conversation. They should never be a one-sided exchange. It’s a chance for you to see if this medical...

10 Behavioral Questions Doctors May Be Asked During An Interview and How To Respond

Asking the right questions during an interview is crucial to help you find out all the information that isn’t listed in the job post. Having all the details about a medical facility and the job opening will help you separate a great doctor job from an OK one. But as much as you should...

Asking the right questions during an interview is crucial to help you find out all the information that isn’t listed i...

How The 2018 Tax Plan Affects Travel Nurses

In a previous blog post, we discussed tax tips that travel nurses need when filing their taxes for 2017. Don’t forget - today, Tuesday, April 17, 2018 is tax day! Make sure you’ve taken the time to file your income tax details. In this article, we want to answer some commonly asked ...

In a previous blog post, we discussed tax tips that travel nurses need when filing their taxes for 2017. Don’t forget ...

Complete List of Average Doctor Salaries By Specialty

If you’ve ever--or let’s face it, often--wondered how your salary stacks up to what other doctors are earning, you’re not alone. Compensation-related questions are among the most common our Nomad Navigators receive. Particularly when it comes to the medical field where salaries va...

Locum Tenens Tax Tips: What Doctors Need to Know

Ah taxes. That time-consuming chore you have to start thinking about every year as the cold recedes and the pollen starts springing from the trees. Allergies and taxes? What a great combination. 💸 This year, tax day is on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. That’s the deadline the IRS has set...

Ah taxes. That time-consuming chore you have to start thinking about every year as the cold recedes and the pollen start...

Nurse Resumes: Free Templates & Best Practices

From searching for nursing jobs online, to video interviewing with employers, there’s no question that digitization has revolutionized the ways you can search for nursing opportunities - and how medical employers can look for, well, you! But even in this high-speed, recruiter-free wor...

From searching for nursing jobs online, to video interviewing with employers, there’s no question that digitization ha...

Nursing Personal Statements: Insider Tips & Examples

By analyzing the applications of the most successful nurses on Nomad, one of the most important key insights that we've learned is: Nurses who have well-written personal statements tend to get the most engagement from employers. We also found that nurses with the most comprehensive perso...

By analyzing the applications of the most successful nurses on Nomad, one of the most important key insights that we've ...

Doctors, Are You Covered? Understanding Medical Malpractice Insurance

One of the most important, and also one of the most nuanced, parts of taking of job as a doctor is medical malpractice insurance. It’s a necessary part of the job to make sure you are protected from having to pay for the entirety of the legal defense in the case that a malpractice suit i...

One of the most important, and also one of the most nuanced, parts of taking of job as a doctor is medical malpractice i...

Travel Nurses’ Guide to Choosing the Best Hospital

When choosing where you want to work as a travel nurse, there’s a number of different medical facility options to consider. From hospitals, to private practices, to community educational groups, each option has its advantages and disadvantages. When it comes down to it, it depends on you...

When choosing where you want to work as a travel nurse, there’s a number of different medical facility options to cons...