Registered Nurse RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit jobs in El Paso, TX

RN-Registered Nurse
RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit
El Paso, Texas
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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.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse who possesses an Intensive Care Unit RN specialty and can go to El Paso, Texas. This job requires travel to the assigned city. The pay for this position will include travel costs and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can begin working quickly. This will require an applicant to commence our online application right away. Please click the apply button to begin immediately. We are confident that you will discover the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This position might also be a great fit for people looking for an assignment in the vicinity of Anthony, San Elizario, Canutillo, Sunland Park and Anthony.

Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Travel nurses can choose their assignment location and hospital, and they obtain a chance to work in exotic locations at reknowned facilities. Since a large number of nurses are seeking a quality life style, the capacity to choose is vital. 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 a while.

If you are a medical professional who is seeking a great 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

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. You should have a resume that shows your recent nursing experience and skills, along with your references and their contact information.

After you have worked with your recruiter to locate several contracts that pique your interest you should be prepared 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, required skills, and so forth.

RN License Per State

Getting an RN license in a particular state can commence prior to 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.

In some states you can acquire your RN license right away by visiting the nursing board of the state.

The process of getting an RN license will be much more straightforward if you have a license in a state that is a member 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 give you a hand in getting a license in the state of your choosing. There are experts who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.

Your Area Of Expertise

Each hospital has its own policy, but most of the time you necessitate a year or more of solid experience in your area of specialization to be considered.

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

You should be aware that there are some specialties, such as psychiatric nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over 2 years.

Ability To Adapt

Coupled with your skills and experience it is important that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a crucial prerequisite to be a successful traveler.

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

Your initial choice for an assignment might have been in Texas, but you should be open to contracts in other locations that may be a very good fit for your skill set. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it straightforward to try a number of locations within an one year time frame.

Job References and Skills Checklist

A important portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should ensure they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a job. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, normally you should at least have three of them.

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 jobs that are suitable for your skills. After you have decided to take an assignment, we will help you with any additional prerequisites that need to be addressed, like drug screening.

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