Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Intensive Care Unit RN.
We require a Registered Nurse who has Intensive Care Unit RN specialization and wants to take a job in Nacogdoches, Texas. This assignment requires the job seeker temporarily relocate as the assignment is not local - pay for this position will include travel and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing opportunity. Our client is looking for someone with experience who can start soon, which means that we need qualified nurses to quickly begin our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to get started immediately. We are certain that you will locate the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This position may also be a stellar assignment for individuals looking for a job close to Lufkin, Pollok, Garrison, Timpson and Cushing.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can select their assignment location and hospital, and they obtain a chance to work in exotic locations at reknowned hospitals. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people mentioning quality of life as their top priority. 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 intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a medical professional who is trying to find a fantastic salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. So how can you start?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process Before commencing with your first travel assignment several preparation is needed. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and ensure 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.
When 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 PrerequisitesAcquiring 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. 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 quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In some states you can get your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.
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 experts who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will assist you.
Clinical ExperienceIt can vary between clients, however, in most instances you need to have a minimum of one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Requirements are different for individual medical centers, but normally you can initiate the application process once you have a year of clinical experience.
You should be aware that there are some areas of specialization, such as psychiatric RN and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over 2 years.
VersatilityIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is important that you are able to easily adapt to different locations and situations. This is surely a vital prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
You should be amenable to various kinds of hospital policies, 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 be open to positions in other locations that could be a very good fit for your skill set. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it straightforward to try a number of cities within an one year time frame.
Job References and Skills ChecklistHaving your references available is a crucial component of applying for a travel nurse position and you should ensure you have several of them before your job application. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed 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 looking for assignments that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you handle any added paper work such as immunizations and drug testing.
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