Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Intensive Care Unit RN.
Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse with an Intensive Care Unit RN specialization and is able to go to Lake Havasu City, Arizona. This task has a requirement that the job seeker travel as the job is not local - salary for this position will include travel expenses and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing opportunity. Our client is trying to find an applicant with experience who is able to start as soon as possible, which means that we are in need of talented applicants to swiftly start our electronic on-boarding process. You can get started with our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button depicted above. You will find out that the Voyage application process is the most professional, organized, and efficient process you have come across in the travel industry.
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Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can select their position location and hospital, and they secure an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned medical centers. Since a large number of nurses are seeking a quality life style, the ability to choose is crucial. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Many of our travelers have been engaged 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 an excellent salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What steps must you take to begin 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 CV should show 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. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to matters of importance to you, such as mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other issues that you are aware of.
State Licensing PrerequisitesAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If you have several states where you are contemplating working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. Several states take up to two months to process, such as, New York, New Jersey, and California. Other states my process your application very rapidly, usually within a week or less. Many other states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are several states where you can get your RN license in one day, simply by showing up at the state nursing board directly.
The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you live in 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. Get advice from your recruiter regarding the licensure procedure in your state of interest. Voyage has licensing specialists who will help you.
Your Area Of Expertise Each hospital has its own policy, but in most instances you necessitate a year or more of solid experience in your area of specialization to be considered.
Even though prerequisites vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions after you have a year of continuous experience.
You should realize that there are several specialties, such as psychiatric Registered Nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over 2 years.
Ability To Be FlexibleIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is vital that you are able to readily adapt to differing locations and scenarios. This is surely a vital requirement to be a successful traveler.
You should be amenable to various sorts of hospital practices, procedures, and locations in order to get more skills as part of your travel experience.
Your initial selection for an assignment might have been in Texas, but you should amenable to jobs in other locations that may be a very good fit for your skill set. The majority of positions have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always attempt a different location after the assignment is finished.
Skills Checklist and References A important part of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make sure they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a job. References are needed to confirm your clinical skills, in most cases three references will be sufficient.
A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..
After your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to search for contracts that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to take a job, we will give you a hand with any additional requirements that must be addressed, such as drug screening.
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