#travel nurse companies
Sagent Healthstaff was ranked as the No. 1 travel nursing company for 2009 by Travel Nursing Central. It was the second year that Sagent has received this ranking. Travel nursing is growing in popularity as an attractive solution for the health care industry to fill temporary nursing positions. Working with the best in the travel nursing industry is important to nurses who often use the services to gain experience, better pay and benefits.
Since 2001, Sagent Healthstaff has been matching traveling nurses and other medical health care professionals with health care opportunities in more than 20 states. Sagent s business model is to open regional offices to effectively serve traveling nurses and the client. Sagent believes its National Reach, Local Touch business model is responsible for the company s rapid growth, also recognized by Inc 5000 as one of the fastest-growing private companies in 2008. Sagent Healthstaff is based in Wellesley, Massachusetts.
According to Sagent, its pay rates are highly competitive, nurses are paid each week, direct deposit is available, and for referral bonuses, Sagent will pay up to $500. On the first day of your employment, 401K and medical and dental insurance are available. Sagent also gives a tax-free travel reimbursement up to $500 and pays the total cost to acquire a license in a state where you don t currently have a license.