Registered Nurse RN-MedSurg jobs in Kansas City, MO


Certification
RN-Registered Nurse
Specialty
RN-MedSurg
Location
Kansas City, Missouri
Jobs Available
30
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 who has a MedSurg RN specialization willing to go to Kansas City, Missouri. This job requires that the applicant travel to the designated location. The pay for this job will include travel expenses and be much more than a local nursing assignment. Our client is looking for an applicant with experience who can begin soon, which means that we are in need of talented people to quickly start working on our electronic on-boarding process. You can begin our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button shown above. You will see that the Voyage application process is the most professional, and efficient process you have seen in the travel industry.

This assignment may be a very good opportunity for people searching for a job close to Overland Park, Independence, Olathe, Lees Summit and Shawnee.

Travel nursing provides you with adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the chance to work in well-known hospitals. Since many RNs are trying to find a quality life style, the capacity to choose is crucial. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. A large number of our travelers have been employed in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and have intentions to continue traveling for quite a while.

If you are a Registered Nurse find a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the freedom to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the perfect opportunity for you. What must you do to begin a travel nurse career?

Prepare For The Various Process Steps

Before beginning your travel career you should do some planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make certain 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 information.

After you have collaborated with your recruiter to discover a number of jobs you are interested in you should be prepared for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to matters of importance to you, such as required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are aware of.

RN License Per State

Getting an RN license in a particular state can commence prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have several 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, normally within a week or less. Many additional states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.

There are several states where you can get your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.

The process of getting an RN license will be much easier 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 regarding the licensure process in your state of interest. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.

Your Area Of Expertise

Each hospital maintains its own policy, but most of the time you need a year or greater of solid experience in the area you specialize to be considered.

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

Keep in mind that a few specialties, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require greater than two years of experience.

Versatility

In addition to your clinical experience and skills it is important that you are able to readily adapt to different locations and situations. This is surely a vital prerequisite to be a successful traveler.

It's important to be open to differing operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.

Your initial choice for an assignment may have been in Florida, but you should be open to positions in other locations that may be an excellent fit for your skill set. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it simple to try several locations within an one year time frame.

Job References and Skills Checklist

Having your references available is a crucial component of applying for a travel nurse job and you should make certain you have several of them prior to your job application. References are needed to verify your clinical skills, normally three references will be enough.

In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in commensurate with their area of specialization.

After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start to discover assignments that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you take care of any added paper work such as immunizations and drug testing.

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