The need to fill nursing jobs in Arizona is at an all-time high. This is especially true in Phoenix, where the population is growing rapidly. To try and meet the ever increasing demand for nurses, schools such as ASU and Grand Canyon University have expanded enrollment and will continue to do so. Hospitals such as St. Joseph.s Hospital & Medical Center are doing their part by keeping staff happy with bonuses and incentives and helping develop careers. Other major hospitals in the Phoenix area include Maricopa Medical Center and Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center.
A travel nurse is an individual who works on contract through a travel nurse agency. Travel nurse agencies offer boundless job opportunities for nurses who are willing to take assignments around the country as well as around the world. Travel nurses choose their assignments, and they receive excellent salaries and benefits for their work. Travel nurses are in great demand, and work in a variety of specialty areas.