Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN.
We want a Registered Nurse who has Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN experience and wants to take a job in Picayune, Mississippi. This job requires that the applicant travel to the designated city. The compensation for this job will include travel expenses and be much more than a local nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can start work as soon as possible. This will require an applicant to commence our online application right away. Please click the apply button to begin at once. We are confident that you will discover the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This job may also be an excellent fit for nurses trying to find a position in the vicinity of Slidell, Bogalusa, Bay Saint Louis, Pass Christian and Carriere.
Travel nursing provides adventure, freedom of choice, and flexibility. Travel nurses can choose their position location and hospital, and they secure a chance to work in exotic locations at reknowned medical centers. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people citing quality of life as their top priority. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Many of our travelers have been working in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite some time.
If you are a medical professional who is looking for a great salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What must you do to get started with a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsPrior to beginning your travel career you should do a few planning. 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 data.
After you have collaborated with your recruiter to find several assignments that pique your interest you should be ready for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. As part of the interview process you should ask questions regarding issues of importance to you, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other matters that you are aware of.
RN License Per StateAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If you have several states where you are contemplating working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. 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, typically within a week or less. Many other states will quickly 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 showing up at the state nursing board directly.
The process of obtaining 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. Get advice from your recruiter with respect to the licensure process in your state of interest. Voyage has licensing specialists who will help you.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can vary amongst 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 requirements 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 require more than two years of experience.
Ability To Adapt Along with your skills and experience it is imperative that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a vital prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
You should be amenable to various types of hospital practices, procedures, and locations so you can gain additional skills as part of your travel experience.
Even though your first choice could have been an assignment in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow an excellent opportunity in a different location slip away. Most 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 Checklist A crucial part of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make sure they are readily available before you apply for a position. References are needed to confirm your skill set, normally three references will be enough.
A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist coupled with their references..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start trying to find contracts that match your requirements. After you have decided to accept an assignment, we will give you a hand with any additional prerequisites that need to be addressed, such as drug screening.
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