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 experience and wants to take a job in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This position requires that the applicant travel to the designated location. The salary for this job will include travel costs and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can begin work quickly. This will require an applicant to commence our online application immediately. You can start our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button displayed above. You will find out that the Voyage application method is the most professional, and efficient process you have come across in the travel industry.
This position could also be a great opportunity for individuals attempting to locate a position around Pompano Beach, Hollywood, Hialeah, Boca Raton and Miami Beach.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from quite a few contracts and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the chance to work in well-known medical centers. Since quite a few RNs are trying to find a quality life style, the capacity to choose is important. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Many of our travelers have been employed in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite a while.
If you are an RN 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 steps must you take to commence a travel nurse career?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process Before commencing with your first travel assignment several preparation is needed. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health records. Your resume should indicate your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
After you have identified several jobs you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can prepare for the interview process. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, required skills, and so forth.
State Licensing PrerequisitesGetting an RN license in a particular state can commence prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have a few states where you are considering 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 several states where you can obtain your RN license in one day, simply by going to 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 provides nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Get advice from your recruiter with respect to the licensure process in your state of interest. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will assist you.
Your Area Of Expertise Each medical center maintains its own policy, but normally you require a year or more of solid experience in the area you specialize to be considered.
Requirements can differ for individual facilities, but most often you can initiate the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.
You should be aware that there are several specialties, such as psychiatric RN and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over 2 years.
Ability To Adapt Coupled with your skills and expertise it is important that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a crucial requirement to be a successful traveler.
It's really important to be open to varying operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.
Your first choice for an assignment may have been in California, but you should be open to positions in other locations that could be a fantastic fit for your set of skills. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it easy to try several locations within an one year time frame.
Job References and Skills ChecklistHaving your references available is a crucial component of applying for a travel nurse assignment and you should make sure 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.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in in accordance with their area of specialization..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start to discover contracts that match your requirements. When you have made a decision to accept a job we will help you complete any added requirements such as immunizations and drug testing.
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