After working at the same hospital for a half dozen years another job opportunity came along that also sounded too good to be true: Travel Nursing! I spoke to several travel nurses and even more travel nurse agencies. I learned that most travel agencies would assist with moving expenses and help find a suitable lodging for me and my family. I also learned that many of them provided free dental, health and life insurance, 401K's, licensing and NCLEX reimbursements and more pay than I was then making
As someone who loves adventure, I decided the 8 to 13 week travel nursing assignments would allow me to discover the United States and still earn a living. It has.