Ask a Travel Nurse Question: Do you have a list of options that you make sure you spell out on a contract, sort of a guide or checklist to follow to make sure that all your needs, issues and concerns are spelled out within your contract? Ask a Travel Nurse Answer: The things that you […]
Archive for January, 2009
Everyone wants to get the best of the best, and by switching around from one travel nursing company to another gives you the opportunity to possibly receive that. On the other hand, by staying with the same company there can be many great benefits that switching around can’t offer you.
If you are just starting your travel nursing job search and don’t know where to start, travel nursing job boards are great place to begin the journey. They are also great if you are interested in traveling with a new travel nursing company, but don’t want to deal with sifting through the hundreds of travel […]
Last week you learned about what qualifies as a “Tax Home” and what exactly is a “Tax Advantage” program. This week we will expand a bit on the topic of Tax Home and give you some information in regards to travel expenses and what constitutes as a tax deduction or whether you are eligible for […]
When choosing any profession, there are many different questions that go through your head as you figure out if it is the right one for you. As a travel nurse you will be moving after each assignment most of the time and having to adjust to a new environment after each move.
The new year is upon us and that can only mean one thing, it is officially tax season! What could be more fun than digging through all those receipts, bank statements and canceled checks? Rhetorical question. In the next few installments, I will be going over some finer points of taxes while being a traveling […]
One of the best ways to learn about the ins and outs of travel nursing is definitely through a travel nursing forum. Sure, you can talk to recruiters to learn about the travel nursing industry and they can get you a travel nursing job, but nothing beats the advice and experience of seasoned travelers. Even […]
This past holiday break I was reminded of the excitement and sense of accomplishment one feels after graduation. A friend of mine recently graduated with a BSN and is now ready for the “real world.” Although, I imagine she’s already had her fair share of that with all the nursing classes and training she’s undergone […]
I came across this site the other day and was immediately curious about it. TravelNurseReports.com gives you the chance to take a survey and contribute to their reports. This is a great opportunity to get your voice heard and in a small way help to shape the travel nursing industry. That is one of the great things […]
I thought I’d try to do a Top 10 list about the great reasons to be a travel nurse. Check it out and see if you have any other reasons that you think should be added.