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 specialization and is willing to work in Nacogdoches, Texas. This assignment requires travel to the assigned city. The compensation for this position will include travel costs and be far higher than a local nursing assignment. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can start working quickly. This will require an applicant to begin our online application immediately. You can start our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button shown above. You will find out that the Voyage application process is the most professional, organized, and efficient process you have seen in the travel industry.
This assignment could also be a great job for nurses trying to find a position near Lufkin, Pollok, Garrison, Timpson and Cushing.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can select their assignment location and hospital, and they obtain a chance to work in exotic locations at prestigious hospitals. 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 control their own schedule. Quite a few of our travelers have been working in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite some time.
If you are a 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 get started with a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsPrior to starting your travel career you should do some planning. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health records. Your CV should show your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
Once you have identified several contracts you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can prepare for the interview process. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, compulsory skills, and so forth.
RN License Per StateAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If you have a few 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 additional states will swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are a number of states where you can obtain your RN license in one day, simply by showing up at the state nursing board directly.
The process of acquiring an RN license will be much simpler 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. Your recruiter will give you a hand in obtaining a license in the state of your choosing. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can be different between clients, however, in the majority of instances you need to have a minimum of one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Requirements may vary for individual medical centers, but most often you can begin the application process once you have a year of clinical experience.
Be aware that several specialties, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require greater than two years of experience.
Ability To Be FlexibleIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is crucial that you are able to readily adapt to differing locations and scenarios. This trait is an important component of becoming a successful traveller.
It's vital 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.
Although your first selection could have been a position in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a fantastic opportunity in a different location slip away. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it simple to try a number of locations within an one year time frame.
Skills Checklist and References A vital part of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make sure they are readily available before you apply for a position. 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 coupled with their references..
When 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 a job, we will assist you with any additional requirements that need to be addressed, like drug screening.
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