Registered Nurse RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit jobs in Joplin, MO

RN-Registered Nurse
RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit
Joplin, Missouri
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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 is willing to take a position in Joplin, Missouri. This assignment requires that the applicant travel to the designated city. The salary for this assignment will include travel costs and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. Our client is seeking an applicant with experience who is able to begin soon, which means that we have a need for qualified nurses to rapidly start working on our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to begin at once. We are confident that you will find the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This position might also be an excellent assignment for individuals looking for a position in the vicinity of Pittsburg, Carthage, Neosho, Miami and Webb City.

Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous choices, and flexibility. Travel nurses can choose their position location and hospital, and they secure an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned medical centers. This freedom of choice is of great value today, with more people mentioning quality of life as their top priority. To a large degree, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a significant proportion of them have been travelling for in excess of ten years, and intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.

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

Prepare For The Various Process Steps

Prior to beginning your travel career you should do some planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make certain 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 credentials.

Once you have identified a number of 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 ask about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, mandatory skills, and so forth.

State Licensing Requirements

Acquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If there is a state that you would like 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 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 showing up at the state nursing board directly.

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 help you in obtaining a license in your chosen state. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will help you.

Your Area Of Expertise

Each facility has its own policy, but in most instances you require a year or greater of solid experience in the area you specialize to be considered.

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

You should realize that there are a few specialties, such as psychiatric nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over 2 years.

Ability To Adapt

In addition to your clinical experience and skills it is crucial that you are able to easily adapt to various locations and scenarios. This trait is an important part of becoming a successful travel nurse.

It's really important 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.

Your initial choice for an assignment may have been in Florida, but you should amenable to jobs 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 several 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 before you apply for a position. References are needed to confirm your clinical skills, usually three references will be enough.

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 looking for positions that match your requirements. After you have decided to accept a position, we will give you a hand with any added prerequisites that need to be addressed, such as drug screening.

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