In this video, you will learn about a per diem nursing job. Unlike travel nursing, per diem nursing is its own entity. With per diem nursing, you get paid an hourly rate that is taxed. You are getting paid like a PRN, but it is taxed.
You will establish a contract with the hospital or agency. With a contract, it might not explain everything about per diem nursing like how it is taxed. You basically get booked for shifts and you can make your own schedule. You do not have to say yes to every shift that you are requested for. Some hospitals might fill the shifts last minute. If you do not have time, you might consider saving no. Just remember that you might not be asked as much if you say no. As a travel nurse, you have to commit to more than a per diem nurse. When you are getting into nursing, there is a lot to know about nursing careers. Keep watching this video for more information and if you want to learn more.