Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a MedSurg RN.
We require a Registered Nurse who has MedSurg RN skills and wants to take a position in Detroit, Michigan. This task has a requirement that the job seeker temporarily relocate as the assignment is not local - salary for this job will include travel expenses and be much higher than a local Nursing job. Our client is seeking an applicant with experience who is able to begin as soon as possible, which means that we need talented applicants to rapidly begin our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to get started at once. We are sure that you will locate the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This position may also be an excellent fit for nurses searching for an opportunity around Warren, Sterling Heights, Livonia, Dearborn and Clinton Township.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from a variety of contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can choose their position location and hospital, and they obtain an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned facilities. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people citing quality of life as their top priority. 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 over ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a Registered Nurse looking for a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the freedom to explore the country, then travel nursing could be the perfect opportunity for you. What steps must you take to commence a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process Steps 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. You should have a resume that shows your recent nursing experience and skills, along with your references and their contact data.
Once you have identified a number of contracts 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 in regard to issues of importance to you, such as required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other matters that come to mind.
Your State RN LicenseGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin before having an assignment lined up. If you have some states where you are giving consideration to 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 additional states will swiftly 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 process of getting an RN license will be much more straightforward if you have a license in a state that is a member 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 regarding the licensure procedure in your state of interest. There are experts who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Clinical Experience Each medical center maintains its own policy, but normally you need a year or greater of solid experience in your area of specialization to be considered.
Even though prerequisites vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions once you have a year of continuous experience.
You should realize that there are several areas of specialization, such as psychiatric nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over 2 years.
Adaptability Along with your skills and experience it is crucial that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely an important prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
It's really important to be open to varying operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and ideas into your clinical skill set.
Even though your first choice could have been an assignment in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a very good opportunity in a different location slip away. Most positions have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is finished.
Clinical ReferencesHaving your references available is an important portion of applying for a travel nurse assignment and you should make sure you have several of them prior to your job application. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, in most cases you should at least have three of them.
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. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you handle any additional paper work such as immunizations and drug testing.
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