CNA Travel Nursing Guide  

Welcome to our comprehensive nursing guide for CNA travel nurses! Whether you are an experienced Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) looking to embark on an exciting travel adventure or considering a career in travel nursing, this guide will provide you with valuable information to enhance your travel nursing experience.

Benefits of Being a Travel CNA

Travel CNA positions offer numerous advantages for nursing professionals seeking flexibility, higher salaries, and unique experiences. Here are some key benefits of being a travel CNA:

  1. Higher Salary: Travel CNAs often enjoy higher pay rates compared to their non-traveling counterpart. This can be attributed to the demand for temporary healthcare professionals and the need to incentivize travel nurses.

  2. Unique Experiences: As a travel CNA, you have the opportunity to work in various healthcare settings, including hospitals, clinics, and long-term care facilities. This exposure allows you to expand your skill set and gain valuable experience in different environments.

  3. Flexible Schedule: Travel CNAs have the freedom to choose assignments based on their preferences and availability. This flexibility allows you to maintain a work-life balance and explore different regions or cities while working.

Requirements for Travel CNAs

To pursue a career as a travel CNA, you need to fulfill specific requirements. Here are the essential qualifications:

  1. High School Diploma or GED: Travel CNAs must possess a high school diploma or its equivalent, such as a General Education Development (GED) certificate.

  2. State-Approved Training Program: Successful completion of a state-approved training program is necessary. These programs provide the necessary knowledge and skills to perform the duties of a CNA effectively.

  3. Skills Test: After completing the training program, travel CNAs are required to pass a skills test to demonstrate their competency in providing patient care.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to your questions about CNA Travel Nursing Jobs with Medical Solutions and Travel Nursing in general.

Simply apply here. You can also call us at 1.866.633.3548 and speak with a recruiter, who can answer your questions and send you an information packet. All we need to begin is your application and resume. Once we receive your information, we can begin discussing potential assignments that fit your profile. When you find a job you want, your recruiter will submit you for the job and walk you through the process from there.
Most assignments are 13 weeks in length, but we’ve seen them as short as four weeks and as long as 24. You are obligated to finish your assignment as contracted, but there is no contract binding you to work more assignments afterward. You can take a new assignment right after your last or take a break. It’s all up to you!
Your total compensation package — including your hourly pay, benefits, bonuses, reimbursements, etc. — is completely customized to fit your needs. Pay rates vary from assignment to assignment depending on location, the hospital, your specialty, and other factors.