Registered Nurse RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit jobs in Fort Smith, AR


Certification
RN-Registered Nurse
Specialty
RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit
Location
Fort Smith, Arkansas
Jobs Available
2
Job Type
Contract

Description
Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Intensive Care Unit RN.
We need an RN who has Intensive Care Unit RN experience and will take a position in Fort Smith, Arkansas. This job has a requirement that the job seeker travel as the position is not local - salary for this job will include travel and be much more than a local Nursing assignment. Our client is trying to find an applicant with experience who can begin soon, which means that we need qualified people to swiftly 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 process is the most professional, and efficient process you have come across in the travel industry.

This assignment could also be a stellar opportunity for RNs attempting to locate a position in the vicinity of Van Buren, Sallisaw, Greenwood, Muldrow and Alma.

Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous choices, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the opportunity to work in renowned hospitals. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people citing quality of life as their highest priority. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Quite a few of our travelers have been employed in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and have intentions to continue traveling for quite some time.

If you are a medical professional who is trying to find a very good salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What must you do to begin a travel nurse career?

Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process

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. You should have a resume that shows your recent nursing experience and skills, along with your references and their contact information.

After you have identified a number of contracts you are interested in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can prepare for the interview process. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, mandatory skills, and so forth.

Your State RN License

Acquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If there is a state that you have a desire to work in, you may start the licensing procedure apriori. 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.

In some states you can acquire your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.

The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you are from a state that is part of the 25 state RN Licensure Compact. This provides nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Your recruiter will give you a hand in getting a license in your chosen state. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.

Specialty Experience

It can be different amongst clients, nevertheless, in most instances you need to have at least one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.

Prerequisites can differ for individual medical centers, but normally you can begin the application process when you have a year of clinical experience.

Keep in mind that some specialties, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate more than two years of experience.

Adaptability

In addition to your clinical experience and skills it is crucial that you are able to easily adapt to different locations and situations. This is surely a vital requirement to be a successful traveler.

You should be amenable to several kinds of hospital policies, procedures, and locations in order to obtain additional skills as part of your travel experience.

Your first choice for an assignment may have been in California, but you should amenable to assignments in other locations that could be a great fit for your set of skills. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it straightforward to try a number of cities within an one year time frame.

Clinical References

A important portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should ensure they are readily available before you apply for a position. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, normally you should at least have three of them.

In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in in accordance with their specialty..

Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to look for assignments that are suitable for your skills. After you have decided to accept an assignment, we will assist you with any added prerequisites that need to be addressed, like drug screening.

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