10 Great Reasons to Take an Assignment in the Tar Heel State
If you’re looking ahead to your next assignment, look no further than North Carolina. It’s all about location, location, location and North Carolina delivers. Nestled on the east coast far enough south to escape brutal winters, learn why people choose this area for more than great weather. Go Healthcare Staffing is ready to place RNs, Therapy, and Allied Professionals in the perfect position with very competitive pay. Take a look at our openings here. With many options in the Research Triangle area and beyond, we’re sure there is a perfect spot for your next adventure.
1. Admirable Hospital Safety
The Leapfrog Group ranked North Carolina #3 for patient safety in Fall 2023. The state makes the grade with an “A” rating focused on a hospital’s ability to protect patients from preventable errors, accidents, injuries, and infections.
2. Picture Perfect Weather
Except for the occasional extreme storms (which still do not deter most from living here) North Carolina offers the best of all regions. Enjoy all four seasons without too much heat or cold. Traditional spring weather brings vegetation back to life and blooming flowers, summer is warm enough to swim, Fall offers the vibrant foliage and winter is just chilly enough for a sweater and maybe a little snow.
3. Huge Welcome Mat
Most people will agree North Carolina has no shortage of friendly people and Southern charm. New comers receive a warm welcome and can expect to be quickly woven into the fabric of everyday life.
4. Gorgeous Views
Beautiful scenery awaits at every turn while on assignment in North Carolina. A variety of landscapes include the magnificent mountains to the breathtaking beaches. The state is divided into three equally stunning regions: the Appalachian Mountains in the west, the Piedmont plateau in the central region, and the Coastal Plain which includes 300 miles of beaches.
5. Strong Economy
North Carolina is one of the top states for business. With an excellent transportation infrastructure and skilled workforce, the state continues to attract new companies and investments. The cost of living in North Carolina is also relatively low, making it an affordable place to live.
6. Mouthwatering Southern Cuisine
Foodies unite around citing North Carolina as some of the best dishes across the U.S. From country-fried chicken to award wining barbeque the restaurant scene does not disappoint.
7. Beer Lover’s Favorite
The state is a national hub for craft beer. Boasting 370 breweries and one of the largest brewing yeast producers in the U.S.A. Take your palette on a beer tasting extravaganza at one of the many festivals held throughout the year
8. Sports for All
Cheering on your favorite team is basically bred into North Carolinians. Passion runs deep for college basketball, football, baseball or NASCAR, sports is a huge part of life in North Carolina. And, you will find plenty of exquisite golf courses. Whether you are a sports fan or not, there is no denying the home state teams are a big part of the culture and economy.
9. The Great Outdoors
North Carolina offers 41 state parks, 10 national park sites and four national forests. Enjoy numerous outdoor escapes where you can paddle, picnic, hike, bike, camp, ride, fish and swim.
10. Pet Friendly
There are numerous activities in North Carolina that welcome your dog to tag along. From hiking trails to off-leash parks to dog friendly beaches…there’s lots to choose from with your trusty companion by your side. Browse here.
Need more reasons to call North Carolina home for your next assignment? Get in touch today and let us tell you about the amazing job opportunities. Go Healthcare recruiters are just a call away at 844.916.8773. To hear real testimonials from real travelers, check out our reviews!
I connect nurses with travel contracts across all 50 states. I’m passionate about showing nurses how amazing having an agency that truly cares can be and how it changes the travel game.