Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Cath Lab RN.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse who has a Cath Lab RN specialty willing to go to Midwest City, Oklahoma. This job requires that the applicant travel to the designated location. The compensation for this assignment will include travel expenses and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. Our client is trying to find someone with experience who is able to begin as soon as possible, which means that we are in need of talented nurses to quickly begin our electronic on-boarding process. You can get started with our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button displayed above. You will see that the Voyage application method is the most professional, and efficient process you have seen in the travel industry.
Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the chance to work in renowned medical centers. Since many RNs are trying to find a quality life style, the ability to choose is vital. To a large extent, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a significant proportion of them have been travelling for in excess of ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a medical professional who is seeking a great salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. So how can you begin?
Prepare For The Various Process Steps Before commencing with your first travel assignment a few preparation is needed. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make sure you have a complete immunization and physical examination records. Your resume should show your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
After you have worked with your recruiter to find several assignments that pique your interest you should be ready for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. As part of the interview process you should ask questions in regard to issues of importance to you, such as mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other matters that you are aware of.
State Licensing RequirementsGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have some states where you are contemplating working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. There are a few states that take over a month to process, like, California, New Jersey, and New York. Many additional states will swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are several states where you can secure your RN license in one day, simply by showing up at the state nursing board directly.
The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you live in a state that has joined the 25 state RN Licensure Compact. This gives nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Your recruiter will help you in obtaining a license in the state of your choosing. Voyage has licensing specialists who will assist you.
Specialty ExperienceIt can be different between clients, nevertheless, in the majority of instances you need to have a minimum of one full year of work experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Even though prerequisites vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions once you have a year of continuous experience.
You should be aware that there are a few areas of specialization, such as psychiatric Registered Nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over two years.
Flexibility Along with your skills and expertise it is vital that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely an important requirement to be a successful traveler.
It's really important to be open to differing operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.
Your initial choice for an assignment might have been in California, but you should be open to assignments in other locations that could be a great fit for your skill set. Most positions have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is finished.
Skills Checklist and References A important part of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should ensure they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a position. References are needed to verify your skill set, normally three references will be sufficient.
A travel nurse will customarily be required to fill out a skills checklist coupled with their references..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start to locate assignments that match your requirements. After you have decided to accept a job, we will help you with any added prerequisites that must be addressed, such as drug screening.