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For the most up-to-date information on licensure and fees in Florida, visit the Florida Board of Nursing or contact them at (850) 488-0595.
Florida is part of the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC), so you will not need a Florida nursing license to practice travel nursing in this state if you have a valid license for another Compact state.
However, if you don’t have a multistate license, you will need to apply for licensure by endorsement.
To be eligible for licensure by endorsement in Florida, RNs and LPNs need to meet the following requirements:
In addition to these requirements, nurses must:
Florida does not issue temporary permits. Applications are processed in the order they are received, but there is no set timeframe for approval.
The application fee for nursing licensure in Florida is $110.00.
Florida entered the Nurse Licensure Compact agreement on January 19, 2018.
Florida is not a walk-through state.
A list of Board-approved classes can be found here.
LPNs and RNs who are certified by a healthcare specialty program accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) or the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC) are exempt from CEU requirements.
Average travel nurse salaries in Florida range from $1133 to $1654. However, it’s important to remember that salaries vary depending on location, demand, and nursing specialty.
The average travel nurse salary in Boca Raton, Florida, is $1397 per week.
The average travel nurse salary in West Palm Beach, Florida, is $1384 per week.
The average travel nurse salary in Miami, Florida, is $1379.
The average travel nurse salary in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is $1376.
The average travel nurse salary in Hollywood, Florida, is $1376.
Trusted nurse staffing is such a great company to work for and they are so easy to work with. I love using them as my first company for travel nursing!
My recruiter did an amazing job at finding the best fit for me! An outstanding job with communication, updates and ensuring all my questions were answered!!
I have been with Trusted Staffing for about 18 months now. I have essentially been working local contracts, but the experiences have been memorable. My recruiter, is always available when I have a question or concern. Travel nursing is something all nurses should experience. I can't wait until I can do some serious traveling
Every member of this company I’ve interacted with has exceeded my expectations. My recruiter, Alex, is so commutative and goes above and beyond always. I can’t imagine switching to another company!
I have had the best experience with Trusted Nurse Staffing. My recruiter Tom is amazing. He always treats me with respect and as a friend. He is on top of everything I need. And when my Dad passed away, he helped me with time off, no problem and they even sent me a beautiful comfort box that was very helpful. Fully recommend this agency.
The first step is to create a free profile on our website. There you’ll be able to see the listings for travel nurse jobs in Florida. Don’t see what you’re looking for? No worries! We’ll update you when more travel nurse jobs in Florida become available.
One of our Trusted Nurse Staffing recruiters will contact you to answer your questions about travel nurse positions in Florida. Our recruiters will walk you through each step of the application process. If you’re an experienced travel nurse and are familiar with the process, you’ll find everything you need on the website to manage it on your own.
Once you’ve picked a travel nurse job in Florida, you just need to sign your contract and head to the Sunshine State. Once you complete your assignment, Trusted Nurse Staffing can help you extend your contract or help you find the next assignment on your travel nurse journey in another state. We’re here for you every step of the way.
It’s no surprise that Florida is a popular destination for travel nursing. With great year-round weather and over 1,300 miles of beautiful beaches, Florida cities often find their way on travel nurses’ dream assignments lists.
Who wouldn’t want to spend their day off at the beach? Whether it’s laying out in the sun, splashing in the water, or cruising on a sailboat, Florida beaches tend to be the perfect way to let go of your worries and relax. If you’re an adventure-seeker of the great outdoors, there are over 20 state parks in Florida to explore, many just steps from the beach.
Not a beach person? Try taking up Florida’s second favorite pastime. With over 1,000 golf courses in the state, there are plenty of opportunities to “hit the green” on the weekends.
Being a popular tourist destination, Florida knows how to bring it when it comes to restaurants and entertainment. You’ll find plenty of beachside restaurants serving up fresh catches of delectable seafood. Don’t forget to try a slice of key lime pie — a Florida specialty you can find on just about any menu.
If you’re a Disney fan, you’ll definitely want to take a trip or get a season pass to the Happiest Place on Earth. Visit Mickey and his friends at Disneyworld in Orlando. You won’t forget this magical experience!
When it comes to available travel nurse assignments in Florida, you won’t have to worry about finding one. Due to Florida’s ever-changing population due to tourist seasons and “snowbird migrations” as seniors from other states flee colder weather, Florida hospitals are often in demand for travel nurses. Create a free profile to view current travel nursing jobs in Florida.
Are you ready for your next adventure as a travel nurse? Orlando, Florida, may be the perfect place for your next travel nursing assignment. Create an online profile on our website to view current job listings.
Interested in seeing what Naples, Florida, has to offer? View all our current travel nursing assignments to Naples on our website once you create a free profile.
Ready to move to sunny Jacksonville, Florida? You can view all our current Jacksonville travel nursing assignments on our website once you create a free profile.
When it comes to finding housing for your Florida travel nurse assignment, you have two options:
Florida is unique when it comes to finding housing, as many cities have an abundance of fully-furnished, short-term housing options due to tourism. Whichever option you decide, don’t forget to utilize your recruiter, who may have additional knowledge about housing in the area and can even connect you with other travel nurses in the area looking for roommates.
When it comes to travel nursing agencies in Florida, it seems like there is an endless number to choose from. This can make the process of finding a travel nursing agency seem daunting.
While we recommend speaking with other travel nurses about their travel nursing agency experiences, we also encourage travel nurses to shop around and “interview” travel nurse agencies.
Before signing any contracts, you’ll want to know key information, like:
The benefits that you are eligible to receive can vary depending on the travel nursing agency that you partner with. Make sure that when you are choosing a travel nursing agency, you are comparing benefits packages so you fully understand what you are eligible for before signing a contract.
For example, Trusted Nurse Staffing offers many benefits, including:
Choosing an assignment in a city with a lower cost of living is one way to get the most bang for your buck. However, this doesn’t mean you have to choose an assignment that is in the middle of nowhere or hours from the beach. You may be surprised to learn that some of the most affordable cities in Florida offer some of the best entertainment.
Florida cities with the lowest cost of living include:
At Trusted Nurse staffing, we offer the highest pay in the industry on top of other benefits, like sign-on and completion bonuses, education reimbursements, customized benefits, and more.
We value our travel nurses and take the time to make a lasting relationship. Our Trusted Nurse Staffing recruiters are available 24/7, so there is always someone to pick up the phone and assist you with whatever you need.