Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Emergency Department RN.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse who possesses an Emergency Department RN specialization willing to travel to Killeen, Texas. This position requires that the applicant travel to the designated city. The compensation for this position will include travel costs and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can start work quickly. This will require an applicant to begin our online application immediately. You can start our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button displayed above. You will see that the Voyage application method is the most efficient, professional, and organized process you have seen in the travel industry.
This job might be an excellent position for nurses searching for an opportunity in the vicinity of Temple, Copperas Cove, Belton, Gatesville and Harker Heights.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to select from a variety of positions and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the opportunity to work in well-known medical centers. This freedom of choice is very important today, with more people referring to quality of life as their most important priority. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their 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 plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a medical professional who is looking for a fantastic salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What must you do to commence a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsPrior to starting your travel career you should do some planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and ensure 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.
When you have identified a number of jobs you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get ready for the interview process. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, mandatory skills, and so forth.
Your State RN LicenseGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin before having an assignment lined up. If you have some states where you are considering working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. 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, normally within a week or less. Many additional states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are several states where you can obtain your RN license in one day, simply by showing up at the state nursing board directly.
The process of obtaining an RN license will be much simpler 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. Your recruiter will assist you in acquiring a license in the state of your choosing. Voyage has licensing specialists who will give you a hand.
Your Area Of Expertise Each hospital has its own policy, but most of the time you need a year or more of solid experience in the area you specialize to be under consideration for the position.
Requirements may vary for individual facilities, but normally you can start the application process once you have a year of clinical experience.
You should realize that there are several specialties, such as psychiatric nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over 2 years.
Versatility Coupled with your skills and expertise it is important that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a vital prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
It's vital to be open to different operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and ideas into your clinical skill set.
Even though your first choice could have been a job in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a fantastic opportunity in a different location slip away. The majority of assignments have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is completed.
Job References and Skills Checklist A crucial portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make sure they are readily available before you apply for a position. References are needed to verify your skill set, in most cases three references will be sufficient.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in in accordance with their area of specialization..
When your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for positions that are suitable for your skills. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you complete any additional details such as immunizations and drug testing.
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