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Expand your career by being a part of Avera’s travel nurse program.


  • Salaried position
  • No clockings
  • Pay available for extra shifts worked

Weekly stipend allowance for food and housing (taxable)
Exceptional Avera Employee Benefit Options


  • Program facilitation by Avera Education & Staffing Solutions (AESS)

Time Commitment

  • 6-13 week assignments


5 regional South Dakota hospitals plus Avera Critical Access Hospitals

  • Avera St. Luke’s Hospital, Aberdeen, S.D.
  • Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, Mitchell, S.D.
  • Avera St. Mary’s Hospital, Pierre, S.D.
  • Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center, Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • Avera Sacred Heart Hospital, Yankton, S.D.

Department Offerings

  • ICU
  • Emergency Department
  • Women’s/Children’s
  • Med-Surg
  • Long Term Care
  • Dialysis

Placement Area

  • Assignments are to areas of need outside current place of residence

1 Year Minimum Experience

Click to Apply

Moving Health Forward

Avera is a health ministry rooted in the Gospel. Our mission is to make a positive impact in the lives and health of persons and communities by providing quality services guided by Christian values.

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