How many Travel Nurse agencies are there in the United States and how are they different
Released on: January 19, 2008, 1:57 am
Press Release Author: healthcareseeker
Press Release Summary: It is the one that you have the best chemistry with their recruiters. The recruiter is going to be the one that can get things done for you and just like companies, there are good one\'s and bad one\'s
Press Release Body: There are over 200 Travel Nurse agencies in the US of varying sizes that place about 40,000 Travelers in a $10 billion industry. About 20% of these agencies are publicly traded and are very large. About 40% are medium size companies with 200+ Travelers on billing and the remaining are family owned businesses. Most agencies regardless of size will have assignments throughout the United States. The larger agencies generally will have more assignments to choose from but will pay less, and will not be flexible. The smaller agencies will have better pay rates, will have less assignments but will try to do what you want. In general, all agencies will have the same benefits except 401k programs which less then 1% of Travelers participate in. Who is the best agency to work with? It is the one that you have the best chemistry with their recruiters. The recruiter is going to be the one that can get things done for you and just like companies, there are good one\'s and bad one\'s. Most Travelers have 3-5 recruiters and agencies that they stay in touch with.
Web Site: http://www.healthcareseeker.com
Contact Details: HEALTHCAREseeker.com, A JCAHO Travel Nursing certified company, places Travelers into positions in all 50 states. We are the #1 fastest growing company in our industry according to Staffing Industry Analysts.