Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a MedSurg RN.
We need an RN who has MedSurg RN experience and is willing to take a position in Hot Springs, Arkansas. This position requires travel to the assigned city. The pay for this assignment will include travel costs and be much greater 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 immediately. Please click the apply button to begin at once. We are sure that you will locate the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of assignments and adventure. Travel nurses can select their job location and hospital, and they get an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned hospitals. Since a large number of RNs are looking for a quality life style, the ability to choose is important. 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 have intentions to continue traveling for quite a while.
If you are a medical professional who is trying to find a very good salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What must you do to begin a travel nurse career?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The ProcessBefore beginning your travel career you should do a few planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and ensure you have a complete immunization and physical examination records. Your CV 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 jobs 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 ask about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, mandatory skills, and so forth.
State Licensing RequirementsGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin before having an assignment lined up. If you have several states where you are considering 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.
In some states you can get your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you are from a state that has joined the 25 state RN Licensure Compact. This provides nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Your recruiter will give you a hand in acquiring a license in the state of your choosing. There are experts who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will help you.
Specialty Experience Each facility maintains its own policy, but in most instances you necessitate a year or more of solid experience in your area of specialization to be considered.
Even though requirements vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions once you have a year of continuous experience.
You should be aware that there are several specialties, such as psychiatric Registered Nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over two years.
Ability To Be Flexible Coupled with your skills and expertise 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 differing operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and ideas into your clinical skill set.
Your initial selection for an assignment may have been in Florida, but you should be open to jobs in other locations that may be a great fit for your skill set. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it straightforward to try a number of locations within an one year time frame.
Clinical ReferencesHaving your references available is a vital portion of applying for a travel nurse position and you should make sure you have several of them prior to your job application. Your clinical skill set can be validated by your references, customarily you should at least have three of them.
A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start to discover positions that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you take care of any additional details such as immunizations and drug testing.
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