One of the biggest draws to travel nursing, as you well know, is the opportunity to explore new regions of the country for extended periods—while also getting compensated well for your nursing skills. When considering your next travel nursing destination, we encourage you to take a look at jobs in South Carolina, given the that the state has so much to offer both visitors and long-term residents alike. Below are five reasons why South Carolina should be on your travel nursing shortlist:
Close your eyes. Consider the impending winter: the cold, the snow, the blustering wind. What if it didn’t have to be this way?
The average winter daytime temperatures in South Carolina are in the 50s and 60s (degrees Fahrenheit). You’ll have a few chilly evenings, which will provide welcome excuses for wrapping yourself up in a blanket with a good book and a cup of hot tea. South Carolina summers can be hot and humid, but winters are idyllic.
Upcoming events in South Carolina that you may want to check out during your travel nursing stay include:
Arguably the best beaches to visit in the winter are those in South Carolina. The beach is different in the winter than it is in the summer; it’s no longer about swimming and sunbathing. Think instead horseback riding or jogging along the water at sunrise without overwhelming crowds of people—picture solitude and relaxation at it’s finest.
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control lists cancer and heart disease as the leading causes of death across the state. You are needed.
U.S. News and World Report’s 2017 Best Places to Live in the U.S. list ranks three South Carolina cities among the top 100 places in the country to live. Cost of living, desirability, access to quality healthcare and education, the job market, and crime are all factors considered in determining ranking on the list. Here’s where those three SC cities fell:
From mountains to ocean, possessing both a rich history and a promising future, South Carolina holds something for everyone. Talk to a recruiter at Medical Staffing Options today about finding the travel nurse job that’s right for you in the Palmetto State.