Registered Nurse RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit jobs in Augusta, GA

RN-Registered Nurse
RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit
Augusta, Georgia
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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 want a Registered Nurse who has Intensive Care Unit RN specialization and wants to take a job in Augusta, Georgia. This job requires that the applicant travel to the designated city. The salary for this assignment will include travel expenses and be much more than a local nursing assignment. Our client is seeking someone with experience who can begin as soon as possible, which means that we are in need of qualified people to rapidly start our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to get started at once. We are certain that you will locate the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This position may be a very good assignment for individuals searching for a position around Aiken, North Augusta, Hephzibah, Evans and Grovetown.

Travel nursing provides adventure, numerous choices, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the opportunity to work in prestigious medical centers. Since a large number of nurses are seeking a quality life style, the ability to choose is vital. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. Many of our travelers have been working in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite a while.

If you are a medical professional who is trying to find a very good salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. So how can you begin?

Prepare For The Various Process Steps

Prior to starting your travel career you should do a few planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and ensure you have a complete immunization and physical examination records. Your CV should highlight 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 discover several assignments that pique your interest you should be ready for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. As part of the interview process you should ask questions in regard to matters of importance to you, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are aware of.

RN License Per State

Getting an RN license in a particular state can commence before having an assignment lined up. If there is a state that you want 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 additional states will quickly 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 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 maintains its own policy, but most of the time you necessitate a year or greater of solid experience in your area of specialization to be under consideration for the position.

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

Keep in mind that some specialties, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate greater than two years of experience.


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

You should be amenable to various sorts of hospital policies, procedures, and locations so you can get more skills as part of your travel experience.

Your initial choice for an assignment may have been in Florida, but you should amenable to jobs in other locations that may be a great fit for your skill set. Most 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.

Professional References

Having your references available is a vital component of applying for a travel nurse assignment and you should make certain you have several of them before your job application. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, in most cases 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..

When your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to look for assignments that are relevant for your skills. When you have made a decision to accept a job we will help you handle any additional details such as immunizations and drug testing.

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