When it comes to travel nursing locales, not every destination is created equal. This is especially true when it comes to demand; so today we’re highlighting some areas across the United States that desperately need the help of talented travel nurses like you.
Oh, and the cities are plenty of fun to visit as well. With that in mind, here is our list of hot destinations you should consider for your next travel nursing assignment.
1. Portland, Oregon. From arts and culture and sporting events to exploring the woods of the Pacific Northwest, there’s plenty to do in Portland. The area is also home to numerous travel opportunities to explore a scenic destination where your services are needed. Take an assignment in Portland and you'll quickly find 13 weeks isn't near long enough.
2. San Francisco and San Jose, California. Travel nurses are needed all across the Bay Area, and should you accept an assignment, your reward will be to visit one of the most scenic travel destinations in the country. From the streetcars, Golden Gate Bridge and shopping to professional football and hockey, there’s plenty to do in the bay besides help out at myriad healthcare facilities.
3. Madison, Wisconsin. Is it a college town or a capital city? The only way to decide is to visit the location for yourself. Located in southern Wisconsin, Madison is home to the state’s largest university and some of the state’s top healthcare providers.
4. Houston, Texas. One of the largest cities in the nation, Houston has no shortage of professional and personal opportunities to enjoy during a travel nursing assignment. Houston is also known as one of the best foodie cities in the country, and the city’s close proximity to the ocean allows you to enjoy all types of water activities.
That’s our list for today. Which of these travel destinations tops your list as a must-see locale for your next assignment?