Registered Nurse RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit jobs in Vicksburg, MS

RN-Registered Nurse
RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit
Vicksburg, Mississippi
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Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Intensive Care Unit RN.
We require an RN who has Intensive Care Unit RN skills and is willing to work in Vicksburg, Mississippi. This job has a requirement that the job seeker travel as the job is not local - salary for this job will include travel expenses and be quite a bit higher than a local Nursing assignment. Our client is looking for someone with experience who can start as soon as possible, which means that we need talented nurses to swiftly start working on our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to commence immediately. We are sure that you will discover the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This position may also be a great fit for applicants trying to find an opportunity around Tallulah, Utica, Edwards, Bolton and Hermanville.

Travel nursing provides adventure, freedom of choice, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the chance to work in prestigious facilities. This freedom of choice is of great value today, with more people referring to quality of life as their top priority. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a very big proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.

If you are an RN looking for a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the freedom to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the perfect opportunity for you. What must you do to commence a travel nurse career?

Prepare For The Various Process Steps

Before beginning your travel career you should do some planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make sure you have a complete immunization and physical examination records. Your resume should indicate your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.

Once you have identified a number of assignments you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get prepared for the interview process. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to matters of importance to you, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other issues that you are aware of.

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 other states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.

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

The process of securing an RN license will be much easier if you have a license in a state that is a member of the Nurse Licensure Compact, that has 25 states as members. This compact permits nurses to practice in any of the 25 compact states. Your recruiter will assist you in obtaining a license in the state of your choosing. There are experts who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will assist you.

Clinical Experience

Each medical center maintains its own policy, but in most instances you require a year or more of solid experience in the area you specialize to be under consideration for the position.

Even though requirements vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions after you have a year of continuous experience.

Be aware that a few areas of practice, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require greater than two years of experience.

Ability To Be Flexible

Coupled with your skills and expertise it is imperative that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is a crucial part of becoming a successful traveller.

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

Although your first selection may have been a position in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a fantastic opportunity in a different location slip away. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it easy to try a number of cities within an one year time frame.

Skills Checklist and References

Having your references available is a vital portion of applying for a travel nurse job and you should make certain you have several of them prior to your job application. Your clinical skill set can be validated by your references, customarily you should at least have three of them.

In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in commensurate with their area of specialization..

After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start seeking assignments that match your requirements. After you have decided to take an assignment, we will give you a hand with any added prerequisites that must be addressed, like drug screening.

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