New, awesome info to help you chart your career course as a Travel Nurse has recently emerged: Travel Nursing Central rankings for 2015, which include the Top Travel Nursing Companies for 2015 and the Top 10 Travel Nurse Hospitals for 2015. Both of the lists are based entirely off of Traveler ratings at TravelNursingCentral.com.
Both your agency and hospital can be key to the success of an assignment, and it’s especially helpful to have feedback from other Travelers who have work with or at them. Here is a quick breakdown of the Travel Nursing Central rankings for 2015:
Top Travel Nursing Companies for 2015
Travel Nursing Central’s Top Travel Nurse Companies for 2015 list is based on more than 2500 ratings of 160 agencies regarding 20 different criteria. To be eligible, an agency must have at least 15 ratings, a website, and have been voluntarily rated by a nurse Traveler in the last three months. Also, in making the annual list, only ratings submitted on or before December 31, 2014 are considered.
Click here to see the list of the 12 Top Travel Nurse Companies for 2015. From that page you can also follow a link to see the rankings of all Travel Nursing companies.
Besides helping Travelers find a well-rated travel nursing company that best fits their individual needs, Travel Nursing Central also hopes that companies are paying attention:
“Our hope at Travel Nursing Central is that in time, more and more companies will be looking at these results to set or change their standards of practice to achieve higher ratings from their nursing travelers.”
Top 10 Travel Nurse Hospitals for 2015
Travel Nursing Central’s list of Top 10 Travel Nurse Hospitals for 2015 is also based on user ratings. With 703 facilities rated, here are the 10 that came out on top:
- Sharp Memorial Hospital (San Diego, CA)
- St. Alphonsus Hospital (Boise, ID)
- Shriners (Sacremento, CA)
- Wilcox Memorial Hospital (Lihuem, TX)
- White Plains Hospital (White Plains, NY)
- St Joseph/Carondet (Tucson, AZ)
- Mary Washington Hospital (Fredericksburg, VA)
- Falmouth Hospital (Falmouth, MA)
- LSU-SHC (Shreveport, LA)
- University of Madison Hospital and Medical Center (Madison, WI)
Click here to see the list and criteria. From there you can also follow the link to see the rankings for all hospitals, including a detailed breakdown of ratings specific to friendliness, location, workload, parking, technology, cafeteria, and many more specific elements of the hospital experience from a Traveler perspective.