Registered Nurse RN-MedSurg jobs in Bangor, ME


Certification
RN-Registered Nurse
Specialty
RN-MedSurg
Location
Bangor, Maine
Jobs Available
34
Job Type
Contract

Description
Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a MedSurg RN.
Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse with an MedSurg RN specialization and is able to go to Bangor, Maine. This task requires the applicant travel as the job is not local - compensation for this assignment will account for travel expenses and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing job. Our client is looking for an applicant with experience who is able to start as soon as possible, which means that we are in need of talented nurses to swiftly begin our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to commence immediately. We are confident that you will find the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This assignment could be a great position for people looking for a job in the vicinity of Ellsworth, Old Town, Orono, Brewer and Hampden.

Travel nursing provides you with adventure, freedom of choice, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the opportunity to work in renowned medical centers. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people referring to quality of life as their top priority. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Quite a few of our travelers have been engaged in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite a while.

If you are a nurse locate a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing could be the perfect opportunity for you. So how can you commence?

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. Your resume should display your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.

When you have identified several positions you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get ready for the interview process. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, compulsory skills, and so forth.

State Licensing Prerequisites

Getting an RN license in a particular state can commence before having an assignment lined up. If you have a few states where you are giving consideration to 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.

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 licensing procedure 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 experts who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will assist you.

Specialty Experience

Each medical center maintains its own policy, but normally you require a year or more of solid experience in the area you specialize to be under consideration for the position.

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

Be aware that a few specializations, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate greater than two years of experience.

Flexibility

Coupled with your skills and expertise it is crucial that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is an important component of being a successful travel nurse.

You should be amenable to various kinds 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 Texas, but you should amenable to positions in other locations that could be an excellent fit for your skill set. Most assignments 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 certain they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a job. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, customarily you should at least have three of them.

A travel nurse will normally be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..

Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to look for positions that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to take an assignment, we will give you a hand with any added prerequisites that need to be addressed, such as drug screening.

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