Choosing the right travel nursing assignment can be a game-changer for your career. Your travel nurse recruiter is your guide on this journey, helping you navigate the world of assignments, locations, and facilities. To ensure you’re making the best decisions for your career and personal goals, it’s crucial to ask the right questions. At ADN Healthcare, we believe that an informed travel nurse is an empowered travel nurse. That’s why we wanted to provide you with a list of the top questions to ask your travel nurse recruiter, empowering you to gather important information and make informed decisions when considering assignments.
1. What is the duration of the assignment?
2. Can you provide specific information about the facility and location?
3. What is the patient population like at this facility?
Compensation and Benefits
4. What is the pay package for this assignment, including base pay and any additional stipends?
5. Are there opportunities for overtime, and what is the rate?
6. What benefits, such as health insurance and retirement plans, are included?
Housing and Travel
7. Will housing be provided, or will I receive a stipend to find my own housing?
8. What is the travel reimbursement policy?
9. Can you provide information about the housing options available in the area?
10. What is the nurse-to-patient ratio at the facility?
11. What kind of support and orientation can I expect as a new traveler at this facility?
12. Are there any specific certifications or licenses required for this assignment?
Flexibility and Expectations
13. What is the policy regarding canceling or extending assignments?
14. How does the scheduling process work, and can I request specific shifts or days off?
15. What is the on-call policy for this assignment?
Take Control of Your Travel Nursing Journey with ADN Healthcare
Ready to embark on your next travel nursing adventure with confidence? ADN Healthcare is here to support you every step of the way. Contact us today to connect with experienced travel nurse recruiters who can answer all your questions and help you find the perfect assignment that aligns with your career goals and lifestyle. Let us empower you to make the best decisions for your travel nursing journey.