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Nursing License Renewal Requirements By State

A nurse's state license is their golden ticket to traveling wherever they want for an assignment. Particularly for compact states, one license unlocks over half the country as a potential travel destination. The requirements to get a new license vary greatly by state, so it's no s...

A nurse's state license is their golden ticket to traveling wherever they want for an assignment. Particularly for ...

Guide to Getting a Travel Nursing Job on Nomad

There are four main steps to getting a travel nursing job through Nomad. We created this guide to explain how every step of the process works and hopefully answer any questions you might have while finding your next assignment on Nomad. Click on the links below to skip to the relevant sec...

There are four main steps to getting a travel nursing job through Nomad. We created this guide to explain how every ste...

Finding a Nursing Job on Nomad: Setting Up Your Profile (Part 1)

Nomad Health for travel nurses is your place to find assignments on demand. Nurses can search for jobs anywhere and earn more money using our unique technology while also having direct access to the Nomad Navigators team throughout the entire process.  Because of our technolog...

Nomad Health for travel nurses is your place to find assignments on demand. Nurses can search for jobs anywhere and...

Use Your Job Search Status to Send a Message

When searching for a job, particularly if you’re looking for a telehealth or locum tenens opportunity, you often go through cycles of actively searching and just browsing. You aren’t always on the job hunt - and you should be able to let potential employers aware of when you are. ...

When searching for a job, particularly if you’re looking for a telehealth or locum tenens opportunity, you often g...

2018 Travel Nursing Interest Trends by State

Travel nursing assignments average 13 weeks and as a result, nurses find themselves searching for their next opportunity every season. There are a few locations that you often think are the most popular - New York, Florida, California - but what does the data say? To determine where...

Travel nursing assignments average 13 weeks and as a result, nurses find themselves searching for their next opportu...

3 Reasons A Complete Common Application Sets You Up For Success

When applying for a new physician job - whether locums or full-time - it's good practice to give yourself at least a month or more of buffer time for credentialing to be completed so that you can start the job on time. In fact, whether or not there is enough time for you to be credenti...

When applying for a new physician job - whether locums or full-time - it's good practice to give yourself at least a...

The 7 States With The Worst Nursing Shortages

In 2015, the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ released an Employment Projections report for 2014-2024. In the report, they projected a 16% increase in RN jobs from 2014 to 2024. But with that growth, also comes a greater shortage since the number of Americans in need of care also increase...

In 2015, the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ released an Employment Projections report for 2014-2024. In the report, t...

The Ultimate Packing List for Your Next (or First!) Travel Nursing Job

Traveling and exploring new locations is one of the biggest perks of travel nursing. You’re probably eager to start your trip and check off your bucket list of places to explore, but before you can do that you have one important task you need to finish: your packing. In the spiri...

Traveling and exploring new locations is one of the biggest perks of travel nursing. You’re probably eager to star...

How Long Does It Take to Get a Nursing License in Each State?

As a travel nurse, the whole country is your oyster in terms of where you can work….with one important caveat. You need to have the right state license. Sometimes getting that new license is easy. And sometimes, it can make or break whether or not you can work your next dream job. ...

As a travel nurse, the whole country is your oyster in terms of where you can work….with one important caveat. You...

2018 Best Fall/Winter Travel Locations for Travel Nurses

It’s almost Labor Day and with it marks the unofficial end of summer (though it may not feel like it in some parts of the country). The colder months will soon be upon us and with that comes new “hot” travel destinations for fall. In the fall, most kids have gone back to school s...

It’s almost Labor Day and with it marks the unofficial end of summer (though it may not feel like it in some parts o...

2018 Vs. 2017 Nursing Salaries By State

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, nursing salaries have increased on average 1.3% per year from 2008 to mid-2014 and have seen a steady increase since then. By state, the biggest gains are seen in the District of Columbia, Hawaii, Minnesota and Indiana. How has your state fare...

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, nursing salaries have increased on average 1.3% per year from 2008 to mid-2...

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...

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 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...

Insider Alert 🚨: Brand New Jobs for Nurses!

We've added a bunch of new travel nursing jobs with competitive pay rates across a number of specialties and states. Check them out below! New Nursing Jobs! Click the links to view full job descriptions and apply: Illinois: Nurse Manager for Hospice & Palliative Care - $1908/Wee...

We've added a bunch of new travel nursing jobs with competitive pay rates across a number of specialties and states. ...

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...

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...

Top 5 Travel Locations for Nurses in 2018

When deciding where to take your next job, as a travel nurse, the world is truly your oyster. Most travel nursing programs have great travel and housing structures in place to help you seamlessly move from assignment to assignment. With the launch of the new eNLC in the United States, i...

When deciding where to take your next job, as a travel nurse, the world is truly your oyster. Most travel nursing progra...

Nurses: The eNLC Is Coming, Are You Ready?

On January 19, 2018, the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) will change over to the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). On this date, nurses with multistate licenses may begin practicing in eNLC states. There are a total of 33 states (34 as of July 1, 2020) that will be part of the eNLC, ...

On January 19, 2018, the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) will change over to the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). ...