Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN.
Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse who has a Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN specialty willing to go to Farmington, Maine. This assignment requires travel to the assigned location. The pay for this position will include travel expenses and be much more than a local nursing assignment. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can start working right away. This will require an applicant to commence our online application as soon as possible. You can start our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button shown 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 assignment could also be an excellent job for people trying to find an assignment in the vicinity of Skowhegan, Oakland, Fairfield, Winthrop and Jay.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can select their position location and hospital, and they get a chance to work in exotic locations at prestigious medical centers. This freedom of choice is of great value today, with more people mentioning quality of life as their most important priority. To a great extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Quite a few of our travelers have been working 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 seeking a very good 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. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health 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 collaborated with your recruiter to find a number of positions that pique your interest you should be prepared for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to issues of importance to you, such as required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that come to mind.
State Licensing RequirementsGetting 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, usually within a week or less. Many other states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are a number of states where you can get your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.
The process of acquiring an RN license will be much simpler 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. Your recruiter will give you a hand in acquiring a license in the state of your choosing. Voyage has licensing specialists who will assist you.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can vary between clients, however, in the majority of 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 after you have a year of continuous experience.
Keep in mind that several specialties, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate more than two years of experience.
Ability To Adapt Along with your skills and expertise it is vital that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is a crucial part of being a successful traveller.
You should be amenable to various kinds of hospital policies, procedures, and locations in order to gain more skills as part of your travel experience.
Your initial choice for an assignment might have been in Florida, but you should be open to contracts in other locations that may be a fantastic fit for your set of skills. The majority of contracts have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always attempt a different location after the assignment is completed.
Clinical References A vital 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 verify your clinical skills, 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 commensurate with their area of specialization.
Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for assignments that are suitable for your skills. After you have decided to accept an assignment, we will help you with any added prerequisites that need to be addressed, such as drug screening.
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