Travel Nursing FAQs
What is a Travel Nurse?
When healthcare facilities experience staffing shortages, they hire travel nurses to fill positions temporarily. Travel nurses can work in a facility anywhere from eight to 13 weeks, depending on the needs of the facility.
So what do travel nurses do? Traveling nurses fulfill the same duties as permanent staff members. Popular travel nursing specialties include, OR, ER, ICU, L&D and more.
Got more questions about travel nursing? Browse our travel nursing FAQ page for helpful information on travel nursing requirements, travel nursing housing and more.