Registered Nurse RN-ER-Emergency Department jobs in Wheeling, WV

RN-Registered Nurse
RN-ER-Emergency Department
Wheeling, West Virginia
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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 has an Emergency Department RN specialization willing to travel to Wheeling, West Virginia. This job requires the job seeker travel as the position is not local - compensation for this job will account for travel expenses and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing assignment. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can begin work as soon as possible. This will require an applicant to commence our online application right away. Please click the apply button to begin at once. We are certain that you will discover the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This opportunity might also be an appealing job for nurses trying to find a position near Washington, Steubenville, Weirton, Moundsville and Saint Clairsville.

Travel nursing provides you with adventure, numerous choices, and flexibility. Travel nurses can select their position location and hospital, and they get a chance to work in exotic locations at prestigious hospitals. Since a large number of RNs are looking for a quality life style, the ability to choose is important. 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 nurse seeking a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the ideal opportunity for you. So how can you commence?

Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process

Prior to starting your travel career you should do several planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and ensure you have a complete immunization and physical examination records. Your resume 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 collaborated with your recruiter to locate a number of assignments you have an interest in you should be ready for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, compulsory skills, and so forth.

State Licensing Prerequisites

Getting an RN license in a particular state can start before having an assignment lined up. If you have some states where you are contemplating working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. There are a few states that take over a month to process, like, California, New Jersey, and New York. Many other states will swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.

There are a number of states where you can obtain your RN license in one day, simply by showing up at the state nursing board directly.

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

Clinical Experience

It can be different between clients, however, in most instances you need to have a minimum of one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.

Requirements are different for individual hospitals, but most often you can begin the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.

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

Ability To Adapt

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

You should be amenable to various kinds of hospital policies, procedures, and locations so you can obtain additional skills as part of your travel experience.

Your initial choice for an assignment might have been in Texas, but you should be open to positions in other locations that may be an excellent fit for your set of skills. The majority of positions have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always attempt a different location after the assignment is completed.

Job References and Skills Checklist

Having your references available is a crucial component of applying for a travel nurse position and you should ensure 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.

A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..

After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start to locate assignments that match your requirements. When you have made a decision to accept a job we will help you handle any additional requirements such as immunizations and drug testing.

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