Registered Nurse RN-MedSurg jobs in Dothan, AL


Certification
RN-Registered Nurse
Specialty
RN-MedSurg
Location
Dothan, Alabama
Jobs Available
2
Job Type
Contract

Description
Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a MedSurg RN.
We desire an RN who has MedSurg RN experience and is willing to take a job in Dothan, Alabama. This task requires the applicant temporarily relocate as the position is not local - compensation for this job will account for travel expenses and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing assignment. Our client is seeking someone with experience who is able to begin as soon as possible, which means that we need talented nurses to quickly start our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to commence right away. We are confident that you will find the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This assignment might also be an excellent position for RNs trying to find a job close to Ozark, Daleville, Slocomb, Headland and Fort Rucker.

Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from quite a few contracts and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the opportunity to work in well-known medical centers. This freedom of choice is very important today, with more people citing quality of life as their most important 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 employed in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and have intentions to continue traveling for quite some time.

If you are a medical professional who is looking for an excellent salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. So how can you commence?

Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process

Before commencing with your first travel assignment a few 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 data.

After you have collaborated with your recruiter to locate a number of contracts you have an interest in 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 concerns of importance to you, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other matters that you are cognizant of.

RN License Per State

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 additional states will swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.

In some states you can acquire your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.

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 in regard to the licensure procedure in your state of interest. Voyage has licensing specialists who will assist you.

Your Area Of Expertise

It can vary between clients, however, in the majority of instances you need to 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 after you have a year of continuous experience.

You should be aware that there are several specialties, such as psychiatric RN and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over 2 years.

Flexibility

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

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

Although your first selection could have been a job in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a fantastic opportunity in a different location slip away. Most assignments have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is completed.

Clinical References

A important portion 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 verify your clinical skills, most of the time three references will be enough.

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 start to search for contracts that are relevant for your skills. When you have made a decision to accept a job we will help you complete any additional details such as immunizations and drug testing.

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