Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Emergency Department RN.
Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse who possesses an Emergency Department RN specialization and can travel to Baton Rouge, Louisiana. This job requires that the applicant travel to the designated city. The salary for this assignment will include travel costs and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. Our client is trying to find an applicant with experience who is able to begin as soon as possible, which means that we are in need of talented people to quickly start working on our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to begin at once. We are sure that you will find the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This assignment may also be a stellar opportunity for nurses attempting to locate a position around Denham Springs, Gonzales, Prairieville, Baker and Zachary.
Travel nursing provides you with adventure, numerous choices, and flexibility. Travel nurses can choose their assignment location and hospital, and they get a chance to work in exotic locations at reknowned medical centers. This freedom of choice is very important today, with more people citing quality of life as their most important 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 engaged in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite a while.
If you are a nurse looking for a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the perfect opportunity for you. What must you do to get started with a travel nurse career?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process Before commencing with your first travel assignment some preparation is needed. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health records. Your CV should display your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
After 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. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, mandatory skills, and so forth.
RN License Per StateGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin before 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. Several states take up to two months to process, such as, New York, New Jersey, and California. Other states my process your application very rapidly, usually within a week or less. Many other states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are a number of states where you can secure your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.
The process of obtaining an RN license will be much more straightforward 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 specialists who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will assist you.
Clinical Experience Each medical center has its own policy, but in most instances you need a year or greater of solid experience in the area you specialize to be considered.
Prerequisites are different for individual hospitals, but most often you can initiate the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.
Keep in mind that a few specializations, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate greater than two years of experience.
Ability To AdaptIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is crucial that you are able to readily adapt to different locations and scenarios. This trait is a vital part of being a successful travel nurse.
You should be amenable to various sorts of hospital policies, procedures, and locations so you can gain additional skills as part of your travel experience.
Although your first selection may have been a job 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 several cities within an one year time frame.
Clinical ReferencesHaving your references available is a crucial portion of applying for a travel nurse assignment and you should make sure you have several of them prior to your job application. References are needed to confirm your clinical skills, usually three references will be sufficient.
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 trying to find assignments that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you handle any added requirements such as immunizations and drug testing.
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