But you need to have some extra PPE in those towns.
I think, it would be hard to fit a vest under my scrubs (probably would label you as whimpy), and a handgun would seriously pull down my scrub pants. I guess you could have fun with the whole thing and buy a fancy western holster, that would solve the scrub pants problem, and some great boots. Some docs down there definitely do the gun rack in the pickup, and do rock the boots with scrubs look.
north dakota. employers there are hiring in every single field/occupation, not just nursing. according to some recent news reports, north dakota has one of the lowest unemployment rates in our country and is actively recruiting out-of-state to meet their needs. in fact, people are being offered jobs over the phone prior to moving or meeting in-person to interview. gl!