Wonderful Washington is bursting at the seams with the type of stunning natural beauty, cool cities, and fun experiences that travel nurses and travel allied health professionals tend to choose for their next assignment. The Evergreen State offers incredible nature experiences, majestic mountains, exciting urban culture, charming smaller towns, and all kinds of amazing art, music, history, sports, and culture. If you want your career in care to take you to Washington, read on to learn more about this great state and explore travel nursing job opportunities there. You can also quickly apply or search Washington travel healthcare jobs below.
WA Travel Nursing by Specialty
The most popular nursing specialties with positions available in Washington include:
WA Travel Nursing by City
The most popular cities for travel nursing in Washington include:
We connect care by staffing state of the art healthcare facilities in Washington with brilliant Travel Nurses.
Personalized Pay Packages
Washington Travel Nurses enjoy a personalized payment package with great wage rates, licensure and certification reimbursement, a 401(k) with an immediately vested company contribution, loyalty and referral bonuses, and more.Learn More
We offer our travel nurses and travel allied health professionals day one medical, dental, and vision insurance, plus the option of several additional voluntary benefits, including life, long-term disability, critical illness, accident, hospital indemnity, and AD&D insurance.Learn More
24hr Customer Care
You’ll partner with a dedicated recruiter who’s fully invested in helping you build your dream career. Plus, our team is always here for you through our 24-hour customer care line and in-house team of clinical nurse managers — comprised of skilled, experienced healthcare professionals just like you!Learn More
Travel Nurse Housing
When it comes to making a home in your latest location, Medical Solutions travelers have the option of company-provided, private, fully furnished, secure, pet-friendly housing arranged by our expert housing team or a non-taxable housing stipend that helps you arrange and pay for your own housing costs, depending on your eligibility and location.Learn More
Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to your questions about Washington Travel Nursing Jobs with Medical Solutions and Travel Nursing in general.
All about Washington Travel Nursing
Washington is a state that consistently offers great, high-paying career opportunities for travel nurses and travel allied health professionals.
U.S. News & World Report’s 2020/2021 Best Hospitals list evaluated 103 hospitals in Washington, including #1-ranked University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle, #2-ranked Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, and #3-ranked Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children’s Hospital in Spokane. There are many other hospitals and non-hospital healthcare facilities throughout the state as well.
U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 Best States list ranked Washington at the very top as the #1 overall state! The Evergreen State also ranked #4 for both economy and education, #6 for fiscal stability, #8 for healthcare, and #15 for natural environment. No wonder Washington is such a popular location for travelers to work in healthcare, explore their surroundings, and make great wages!
Washington is not currently in the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) but new states are frequently joining so keep an eye on the latest NLC map. The NLC allows nurses to practice in other NLC states without having to get additional state licenses. In the meantime, our team is happy to help you with any Washington state licensing questions.
Quick Washington Facts
- State Nickname: The Evergreen State
- Capital City: Olympia
- Largest Cities: Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Vancouver, Bellevue
- Charming Towns: Leavenworth, Anacortes, Sequim, La Conner, Port Townsend
- Random Trivia: Washington state produces more apples than any other state in the nation.
To Do and See in Washington
Whether you’re hiking Mount Rainier, taking a ferry to Bainbridge Island, or sipping a latte from the original Starbucks in Seattle, there’s just so much for travel nurses and travel allied health professionals to explore in wonderful Washington.
Popular attractions and destinations include Mount Rainier National Park, Olympic National Park, Pike Place Market, Space Needle, Museum of Pop Culture, Chihuly Garden and Glass, Mount St. Helens, Snoqualmie Falls, Olympic Sculpture Park, Deception Pass, and many more.
Washington knows what’s up when it comes to food. In addition to being the country’s greatest producer of apples, Washington is also famous for its Rainier cherries, artisan chocolate, berries (blueberries, raspberries, huckleberries, blackberries), Walla Walla sweet onions, and seafood. Wild salmon, geoduck, oysters, mussels, clams, Dungeness crab and just about any other seafood you can imagine is fresh and absolutely delicious here — from sushi to fish & chips to chowder and beyond!
In Washington’s largest city of Seattle, you can experience true foodie nirvana with tons of fresh, farm-to-table options, artisanal breads and cheeses, bakeries, microbreweries, vegan/vegetarian fare, and cuisine from all around the world! The pan-Asian cuisine scene here is especially fierce and you’ll find some of the nation’s best Thai, Vietnamese, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Indian food here. When you get thirsty there’s plenty of amazing coffee and craft beer to go around, depending on the time of day!
Are you a travel nurse or travel allied health professional looking for your next great career opportunity in The Evergreen State? Click here to explore travel nurse jobs and travel allied health jobs in Washington!
Why Work With Medical Solutions?
- We have high paying travel nursing jobs at facilities throughout Washington
- We offer great pay and benefits for RNs
- Our Recruiters specialize in helping nurses earn more & explore
- We offer free, private, and furnished housing
- We offer travel reimbursements
- Travel & housing is handled by our in-house specialists
- We provide 24/7 contact and support