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5 Tips To Prepare And Nail A Travel Nursing Phone Interview

For many travel nursing jobs, your phone interview is one of the final steps to being hired for the position. It is a key part of proving that you are qualified for the role and it’s also your chance to find out details about the role and negotiate any changes you might want. We ...

For many travel nursing jobs, your phone interview is one of the final steps to being hired for the position. It is ...

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 scho...

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

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 fa...

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...

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...

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...

Night Shift Nursing: Tips & Tricks to Survive

Intrigued by the idea of being a night shift nurse, but not sure if you could handle the late-night hours? Or maybe you’ve been assigned to work a night shift and you’re dreading the thought of it? Working a night shift (or shift work) can be uniquely challenging - especially for yo...

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...

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...

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 ...

Tax Tips for Financially Savvy Travel Nurses

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 for ...

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 ...

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...

Five Insider Tips for First-Time Travel Nurses

Taking your first travel nursing assignment can be scary! As you venture into this new chapter of your life, not only are you exploring new locations and living environments, but also a new community and medical institution to work at. But never fear, we’d never send our nurses off on...

Taking your first travel nursing assignment can be scary! As you venture into this new chapter of your life, not only ar...

Ever Considered Travel Nursing? Here are the Top 5 Reasons to Be a Travel Nurse

Every considered travel nursing, but still not sure if it’s for you? Moving from a permanent position to the travel nurse lifestyle is a big change. Many nurses consider the option but don’t actually follow through. It can be a scary decision, but if you’re doing it for the right ...

Every considered travel nursing, but still not sure if it’s for you? Moving from a permanent position to the travel...

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...

7 Tips for Mastering Nurse Contract Negotiation

You did it! You got an offer for a fantastic nursing job. Now what? How do you evaluate the salary being offered and you approach negotiations with your future employer? We’ve got you covered. Our team at Nomad has gathered insights from both medical employers and our nurses alike to ...

You did it! You got an offer for a fantastic nursing job. Now what? How do you evaluate the salary being offered and you...