Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Cardiovascular Operating Room RN.
Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse who has a Cardiovascular Operating Room RN specialization willing to travel to Slidell, Louisiana. This task requires the job seeker travel as the assignment is not local - pay for this position will include travel and be significantly more than a local Nursing opportunity. Our client is seeking someone with experience who can start soon, which means that we have a need for qualified people to quickly begin our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to get started right away. We are confident that you will discover the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This assignment may be an appealing position for applicants searching for an assignment near Mandeville, Chalmette, Picayune, Bay Saint Louis and Pearl River.
Travel nursing offers adventure, freedom of choice, and flexibility. Travel nurses can select their assignment location and hospital, and they obtain a chance to work in exotic locations at reknowned hospitals. This freedom of choice is very important today, with more people referring to quality of life as their top priority. To a large extent, travel nurses control their own schedule. A large number of our travelers have been working in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite some time.
If you are a medical professional who is trying to find a fantastic salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What steps must you take to begin a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process Steps Before commencing with your first travel assignment several preparation is needed. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make certain 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 credentials.
Once you have identified a number of assignments you are interested in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get prepared for the interview process. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, required skills, and so forth.
Your State RN LicenseGetting an RN license in a particular state can commence prior to having an assignment lined up. 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 quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are a number of states where you can get your RN license in one day, simply by showing up at the state nursing board directly.
The process of acquiring an RN license will be much easier if you have a license in a state that is part of the Nurse Licensure Compact, that has 25 states as members. This compact permits nurses to practice in any of the 25 compact states. Get advice from your recruiter with respect to the licensure process in your state of interest. There are experts who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can vary between clients, nevertheless, in the majority of instances you must have a minimum of one full year of work experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Even though requirements 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 some areas of specialization, such as psychiatric Registered Nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over two years.
Ability To Adapt Coupled with your skills and experience it is crucial that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely an important prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
It's vital 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.
Although your first choice may have been an assignment in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a great opportunity in a different location slip away. The majority of contracts have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is finished.
Professional ReferencesHaving your references available is a vital portion of applying for a travel nurse position and you should make certain you have several of them before your job application. References are needed to verify your skill set, in most cases three references will be enough.
A travel nurse will customarily be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start seeking contracts that match your requirements. When you have made a decision to accept a job we will help you take care of any added details such as immunizations and drug testing.