considering move to oregon? - page 4
I currently am an LPN working on my RN living in Cleveland, Ohio. I am really trying to get out of this town and move to a more liberal, laid-back city that is more geared towards nature. Not to... Read More
1Sep 18, '08 by Pixie.RN, BSN, RN, EMT-P Senior ModeratorAs long as no one pronounces the state like "Ora-GONE." That drives me insane. I remember seeing a shirt long ago that had OREGON really big on it, with the pronunciation key under it. LOL
Arawn, we're also considering a move to the Portland area ... I'm from Oregon originally, and have family and friends in Portland. It'll just come down to the logistics of moving a household of me, husband, four cats and a bazillion books across the country. Yikes
I've seen some job postings on various hospital sites that offer hiring bonuses and relocation pay. I'll look into that once I have at least a year of experience as an RN! Has anyone known anyone who took advantage of deals like that? I'm sure there's usually a minimum time commitment involved; just wondering how much they might pay, typically.