Registered Nurse RN-L&D-Labor and Delivery jobs in Fort Myers, FL

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RN-L&D-Labor and Delivery
Fort Myers, Florida
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Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Labor and Delivery RN.
Voyage is seeking an RN-Registered Nurse who possesses a Labor and Delivery RN specialty and is able to travel to Fort Myers, Florida. This task requires the applicant temporarily relocate as the assignment is not local - salary for this job will account for travel and be significantly higher than a local Nursing job. Our client is trying to find someone with experience who is able to start as soon as possible, which means that we are in need of qualified nurses to swiftly begin our electronic on-boarding process. You can get started with our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button displayed above. You will find out that the Voyage application process is the most professional, and efficient process you have encountered in the travel industry.

This position may also be an appealing opportunity for individuals looking for an assignment around Cape Coral, North Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Lehigh Acres and Fort Myers Beach.

Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous choices, and flexibility. Travel nurses can select their position location and hospital, and they obtain a chance to work in exotic locations at prestigious medical centers. Since quite a few RNs are trying to find a quality life style, the ability to choose is important. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a very big proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.

If you are an RN seeking a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the freedom to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the perfect opportunity for you. So how can you begin?

Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process

Before commencing with your first travel assignment some preparation is needed. 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 information.

After you have worked with your recruiter to locate a number of jobs that pique your interest you should be prepared for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, compulsory 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 you have some states where you are contemplating working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. There are a few states that take over a month to process, like, California, New Jersey, and New York. Many other 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 procedure 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 specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will help you.

Specialty Experience

Each facility maintains its own policy, but normally you need a year or more of solid experience in your area of specialization to be under consideration for the position.

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

Be aware that some areas of practice, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require more than two years of experience.


Coupled with your skills and experience it is important that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a vital prerequisite to be a successful traveler.

You should be amenable to several kinds of hospital practices, procedures, and locations so you can obtain additional skills as part of your travel experience.

Even though your first selection could have been a position in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a very good opportunity in a different location slip away. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it straightforward to try a number of locations within an one year time frame.

Skills Checklist and References

Having your references available is a crucial component of applying for a travel nurse position and you should make sure you have several of them before your job application. References are needed to confirm your skill set, in most cases 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..

When your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for contracts that are suitable for your skills. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you complete any additional details such as immunizations and drug testing.

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