Top Traveling Nursing Agencies
The traveling nurse industry has grown exponentially over the past several years. In fact, there were almost 100,000 traveling nurses in the United States in 2018. With more than 400 agencies currently offering staffing services to hospitals and other healthcare facilities across the country, it can be difficult to choose which one is right for you. We’ve done some research and put together a list of some of the most popular travel nursing agencies out there today:
Advantage RN is one of the top travel nursing agencies in the industry. They provide a wide range of travel nurse jobs, with a huge number of jobs available at any given time. In addition to their extensive pool of job opportunities, Advantage RN has an excellent reputation and website that makes it easy for you to find the right position for you. Furthermore, their customer service team is always available to help out if you have any questions or concerns about your position.
American Mobile Healthcare
American Mobile Healthcare provides travelers with access to the nation’s most prestigious healthcare facilities. Founded in 1997, American Mobile Healthcare offers the highest compensation and benefits packages on the market and has a reputation for providing excellent service to its clients.
Fusion Medical Staffing
Fusion Medical Staffing is a national medical staffing firm that has been in business since 2004. They have a wide variety of jobs available, including travel nurse jobs and permanent jobs.
Fusion Medical Staffing provides high-quality healthcare professionals to hospitals throughout the United States. They have built an outstanding reputation for providing exceptional service to patients and clients nationwide by maintaining an extensive network of nurses, therapists and other healthcare professionals who excel at their jobs.
Fusion Medical Staffing offers great benefits such as:
- Travel stipend (up to $200/week)
- Relocation assistance (up to $4,000)
Host Healthcare is a national healthcare staffing agency that provides travel nursing, locum tenens and private duty nursing across the United States. Host Healthcare has been in business for over 30 years and is a subsidiary of Host Group, which operates over 70 companies across numerous industries. With locations in all 50 states, Host Healthcare has over 10,000 healthcare professionals on their roster.
Jackson Nurse Professionals
Jackson Nurse Professionals is a well-known agency that has been in business for over 40 years. They have locations in over 30 states and work with nurses from all across the United States. Their reputation with their employees is great—the company consistently receives positive feedback from their providers on sites like Glassdoor, Indeed and others. Their clients are also very happy, as they have been given awards by various organizations such as The Joint Commission and Leapfrog Group.
They may not be the biggest agency out there, but they’ve definitely gotten their fair share of recognition!
MedPro Healthcare Staffing
MedPro Healthcare Staffing is a full-service travel nursing and allied healthcare staffing agency. MedPro Healthcare Staffing is also a member of the National Association of Staffing Professionals (NASP) and the American Staffing Association (ASA). MedPro Healthcare Staffing is headquartered in Tampa, Florida.
Quik Travel Staffing
Quik Travel Staffing is a travel nursing agency that helps nurses find the best assignments for them. The company is owned by the Quik Travel Group, which has been in business since 1995 and has over $12 million in revenue annually.
The Quik Travel Group began as a group of travel agencies in California before expanding to include several states across the country. Today, it operates under various names including Quik Travel Staffing and QTS.
In business since 2011, TaleMed has grown to be the largest nurse staffing company in the United States. They have a reputation for being the best at what they do, and their excellent service is reflected in their large number of job openings, which can reach up to 2,000 per month.
With over 150 locations throughout the U.S., you will find plenty of opportunities with TaleMed if you are looking for travel nursing jobs. What makes them stand out from other agencies? In addition to having an excellent reputation among nurses who have worked with them before (more than 3 million hours have been worked by registered nurses through TaleMed), one thing that sets them apart from other agencies is their innovative approach to recruiting new clients: “We believe in building relationships with both our clients and our candidates,” says Lori Anderson-Bialecki (Vice President at TaleMed).
Popular agencies that connect traveling nurses with jobs.
Of the many agencies that connect traveling nurses with jobs, these are some of the most popular and reputable.
- Advantage RN: This company is one of the oldest and largest medical staffing companies in America.
- American Mobile Healthcare: This agency offers 24-hour support to travelers, including an orientation program and help finding housing.
- Fusion Medical Staffing: This larger agency specializes in travel nursing across the United States, but also has opportunities available internationally as well. They offer competitive pay packages for travel nursing professionals, as well as assistance with preparing for interviews and getting started on your assignment (i.e., obtaining visas).
- Host Healthcare: Host provides benefits such as 401k plans and other retirement plans to its employees through a partnership with Secure Horizons Credit Union (SHCU), which is an independent financial institution dedicated solely to healthcare workers who need quick access to payroll deductions without having to leave work every day or week (they’re open seven days per week).
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