Registered Nurse RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit jobs in St. Louis, MO

RN-Registered Nurse
RN-ICU-Intensive Care Unit
St. Louis, 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.
Voyage is seeking an RN-Registered Nurse with an Intensive Care Unit RN specialty willing to go to St. Louis, Missouri. This assignment has a requirement that the applicant temporarily relocate as the position is not local - salary for this job will include travel expenses and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing opportunity. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can begin working quickly. This will require an applicant to commence our online application right away. You can begin our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button shown above. You will see that the Voyage application method is the most professional, organized, and efficient process you have encountered in the travel industry.

Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to select from a number of assignments and adventure. Travel nurses can choose their assignment location and hospital, and they secure an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned facilities. Since a large number of RNs are seeking a quality life style, the capacity to choose is crucial. To a great extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Quite a few of our travelers have been employed in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and have intentions to continue traveling for quite some time.

If you are a medical professional who is trying to find a great salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What must you do to commence a travel nurse career?

Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process

Prior to getting started with your travel career you should do some planning. 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 information.

After you have identified a number of positions you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get prepared for the interview process. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to issues of importance to you, like mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are cognizant of.

RN License Per State

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. 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 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 licensing process 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 with respect to the licensure procedure in your state of interest. There are specialists who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will assist you.

Specialty Experience

It can vary between clients, nevertheless, in the majority of instances you must have a minimum of one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.

Requirements may vary for individual medical centers, but normally you can initiate the application process when you have a year of clinical experience.

Be aware that several specializations, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate more than two years of experience.


Coupled with your skills and experience it is crucial that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is a vital component of becoming a successful traveller.

You should be amenable to various types of hospital practices, procedures, and locations so you can get additional skills as part of your travel experience.

Your initial choice for an assignment might have been in Arizona, but you should amenable to contracts in other locations that may be a great fit for your set of skills. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it simple to try several cities within an one year time frame.

Professional References

Having your references available is an important portion of applying for a travel nurse job and you should ensure you have several of them prior to your job application. References are needed to confirm your skill set, most of the time three references will be sufficient.

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 take an assignment, we will help you with any additional prerequisites that need to be addressed, like drug screening.

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