Rad Tech Hospital
March 13th, 2023
March 13th, 2023
March 13th, 2023
For the most up-to-date information regarding Nebraska licensure information, requirements, fees, and more, visit Nebraska Department of Human Health and Services or call (402) 471-4376.
Nebraska is part of the Nurse Licensure Compact, which means that if you received a license from another compact state, you will not need a Nebraska license to sign on for a Nebraska travel nurse job.
RNs and LPNs who do not have a license from a compact state must apply for licensure by endorsement in Nebraska by doing the following:
APRNs applying for licensure by endorsement must provide the following:
Travel nurses waiting for endorsement who have an active nursing license in another state may apply for a temporary license. This license is valid for 60 days or until the expiration date of your current state’s license.
Licensure by endorsement fees varies based on a nurse’s degree. RNs and LPNs must pay $123.00 for an initial license or to renew their license.
APRN must pay an additional $68.00 to receive or renew their license in Nebraska.
Include background check fee of $45.25 and your fingerprinting fee of $123.00 (personal checks accepted) payable to DHHS – Nebraska Board of Nursing – Advanced Practice nurses should include an additional $68.00 – with your application.
Nebraska participates in the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC). Working as a travel nurse in an NLC state allows nurses not to have to apply for licensure within the state and takes away the worry of having to deal with licensure renewals and fees.
Nebraska is not a walk-through state.
To renew a license as an LPN or RN, nurses are required to meet one of the following continued competency requirements or waivers:
In Nebraska, the average salary for a travel nurse is $1,299 per week.
When considering contracts in different states and cities, be sure to consider the cost of living in those areas to get a clear picture of how far you can stretch your salary.
The average salary for a travel nurse in Omaha, Nebraska, is $1,340 per week.
The average salary for a travel nurse in Bellevue, Nebraska, is $1,340 per week.
The average salary for a travel nurse in Lincoln, Nebraska, is $1,333 per week.
The average salary for travel nurses in Fremont, Nebraska, is $1,320 per week.
The average salary for travel nurses in Grand Island, Nebraska, is $1,315 per week.
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Getting started is easy! Visit our website and create a free travel nursing profile to view all of our current Nebraska travel nurse jobs. From there you can easily browse all of our active travel nursing jobs in Nebraska. If you don’t find something that makes you want to hit the road, don’t stress! We’ll send you notifications any time a travel nurse job becomes available in the state.
You’ll be connected with one of our Trusted Nurse Staffing recruiters who will answer any questions you have about Nebraska travel nursing opportunities. Once you are ready to apply, our recruiters to be there to answer any questions you have and assist you at every step of the process.
Have you found the perfect travel nursing job in Nebraska? All that’s left to do is sign your contract and hit the road. If you wind up loving Nebraska our recruiters will work with you to extend your contract. Ready to see more of the United States? Maybe you’re just interested in other Nebraska travel nurse jobs? We’ll line up your next nursing gig so when your contract ends, you’ll be on to new adventures.
If exploring the Old West in your time off excites you, Nebraska may just be the perfect travel nursing assignment for you.
When it comes to outdoor activities, there is no shortage in Nebraska. Spend the day exploring Ponce State Park or hiking along the Oregon Trail. Horseback riding and canoeing are also favorite Nebraska pastimes. Don’t forget to snap a few pictures of the incredible wildlife and breathtaking scenery that you are bound to see.
If you’re looking for some educational fun, you definitely won’t want to miss out on a visit to the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, which spans over seven acres of exhibits, including the largest indoor desert, indoor caves, and more. Many travel nurses also take pleasure in visiting the many museums, galleries, and festivals that crop up all over the state.
If you’re a foodie, you’ll love trying out famous Nebraskan staples. Enjoy a mouth-watering Nebraskan steak and other state delicacies like Rocky Mountain oysters while tapping your foot to some live indie music. No matter where you are in Nebraska, you are sure to experience what The Cornhusker State is all about.
If you’re interested in travel nursing in Omaha, create a free profile on our website to browse all active Omaha travel nursing assignments. If you don’t see an assignment you love immediately, keep an eye out for notifications. We will notify you every time a travel nursing job in Omaha becomes available that matches the qualifications on your profile.
If you want to look into active travel nursing jobs in Lincoln, visit our website and create a free profile to view all of our current assignments. If you don’t find a Lincoln travel nursing assignment that you are interested in, don’t worry. We will send you notifications when assignments to Lincoln become available that match the qualifications on your profile.
Thinking about travel nursing in Nebraska City? Visit our website and create a free travel nursing profile to view our current job listings. If you can’t find any current listings that you like, don’t give up hope. We will send you a notification every time a travel nursing assignment in Nebraska City becomes available that matches the qualifications on your profile.
When searching for a travel nursing agency to sign on with, we recommend a few things:
Done the research? We are confident that our values, ongoing support for our nurses, and compassionate staff members make us the top travel nursing agency in Nebraska.
You have two options for finding housing while travel nursing in Nebraska:
If you choose to find your own housing, make sure to utilize your Trusted Nurse Staffing recruiter. They may have additional insight on housing in the area from past travel nurses. They can even introduce you to other travel nurses looking for roommates to split costs if that is something you’re interested in.
The length of your travel nursing assignment can vary depending on:
At Trusted Nurse Staffing, we offer flexible contract terms starting at 8 weeks all the way up to 52 weeks. If you come to the end of your contract and find yourself not wanting it to end, reach out to your Trusted Nurse Staffing recruiter. They can help you extend your contract.
The type of benefits that you are eligible to receive as a Nebraska travel nurse can vary depending on which travel nurse agency that you decide to partner with. We cannot stress enough the importance of shopping around for travel nurse agencies before making a commitment. You don’t want to miss out on benefits that you can receive elsewhere.
At Trusted Nurse Staffing, we offer:
At Trusted Nurse Staffing, we are known for having the highest pay in the industry. In addition, we offer a wide range of benefits to our travel nurses like education reimbursements, great insurance packages, bonuses, and more.
Above all, our travel nurses continue to sign contract after contract with us because of our communication and commitment to support. Our recruiters are available to take your call 24/7 so there’s never a moment where you feel alone. If you call us on the phone, we can guarantee that there will always be someone on the other end of the line ready to answer all of your questions and help you with any situation.