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How long has travel nursing been around?

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Travel nursing companies first started springing up in the 1980's to combat nurse shortages. Medical facilities still continue to need talented travel nurses to fill their openings. In fact, the Bureau of Labor and Statistics estimates a possible 1 million-nurse shortage by 2020!