9 Myths About Travel Nursing Revealed

Jeff Long | Scrubs Magazine

Travel Nursing

“Ugh, I’d have to move every few months.” “The staff nurses will hate me!” “I’m too old for this.” Guess what? Wrong, wrong, and wrong.

Let’s clarify some misconceptions you may have had about travel nursing, and perhaps give you reason to evaluate whether travel nursing is a career for you.

First of all, when it comes to nurses who have heard of travel nursing, there are three kinds:

• Those who have heard of it and have given it a try.

• Those who have heard of it and think it’s not for them.

• Those who have heard of it and wish they could do it.

This article is for the third group. Maybe even the second group…once you’ve read this article. Let’s take a closer look at nine common myths about travel nursing.

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