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 has an Intensive Care Unit RN specialization and can go to Las Vegas, Nevada. This task has a requirement that the applicant temporarily relocate as the assignment is not local - compensation for this position will account for travel expenses and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing assignment. Our client is trying to find an applicant with experience who is able to start soon, which means that we need talented applicants to quickly start working on our electronic on-boarding process. You can begin our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button depicted above. You will find out that the Voyage application procedure is the most professional, organized, and efficient process you have encountered in the travel industry.
This position might also be a great assignment for RNs searching for a position near Henderson, North Las Vegas, Nellis AFB and Blue Diamond.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to select from a number of assignments and adventure. Travel nurses can choose their position location and hospital, and they get an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned facilities. Since quite a few RNs are looking for a quality life style, the ability to choose is vital. To a great extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a very big proportion of them have been travelling for in excess of ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a medical professional who is looking for a fantastic 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 several preparation is needed. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make sure you have a complete immunization and physical examination records. Your resume should display your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
After you have worked with your recruiter to locate a number of assignments you are interested in you should be ready for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, mandatory skills, and so forth.
Your State RN LicenseGetting an RN license in a particular state can start before having an assignment lined up. If there is a state that you have a desire to work in, you may start the licensing procedure apriori. 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, normally within a week or less. Many additional states will swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In several states you can obtain your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The process of securing an RN license will be much easier 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. Get advice from your recruiter with respect to the licensure procedure in your state of interest. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Clinical ExperienceIt can vary between clients, however, in most instances you must have at least one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Even though prerequisites vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions when you have a year of continuous experience.
Keep in mind that some specializations, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate more than two years of experience.
Ability To AdaptIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is crucial that you are able to readily adapt to various locations and scenarios. This trait is a crucial part of becoming a successful traveller.
It's really important to be open to differing 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 selection for an assignment may have been in Florida, but you should be open to jobs in other locations that could 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 locations within an one year time frame.
Professional References A vital portion 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 position. References are needed to verify your clinical skills, most of the time three references will be sufficient.
A travel nurse will normally be required to fill out a skills checklist coupled with their references..
After your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for assignments that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to take a position, we will assist you with any additional prerequisites that must be addressed, like drug screening.