Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a MedSurg RN.
We need a Registered Nurse who has MedSurg RN skills and is willing to work in Nashville, Tennessee. This job requires travel to the designated city. The pay for this position will include travel costs and be much more than a local nursing assignment. Our client is seeking an applicant with experience who is able to start soon, which means that we have a need for qualified people to quickly start our electronic on-boarding process. You can get started with our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button shown above. You will find out that the Voyage application method is the most professional, organized, and efficient process you have come across in the travel industry.
This job might also be a perfect fit for nurses trying to find an opportunity in the vicinity of Franklin, Antioch, Hendersonville, Brentwood and Madison.
Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous choices, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the chance to work in well-known medical centers. Since a large number of RNs are seeking a quality life style, the ability to choose is vital. To a large degree, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. A large number of our travelers have been engaged in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and have intentions to continue traveling for quite some time.
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 may be the ideal opportunity for you. What must you do to get started with a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process Steps 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. Your resume should display your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
After you have identified several positions you are interested in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can prepare for the interview process. 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 issues that you are cognizant of.
RN License Per StateAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If there is a state that you would like to work in, you may start the licensing procedure apriori. 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.
There are several states where you can get your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.
The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you live in 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. Get advice from your recruiter with respect to the licensure procedure in your state of interest. There are specialists who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Specialty ExperienceIt can be different amongst clients, nevertheless, in the majority of instances you need to have at least 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 after you have a year of clinical experience.
Be aware that some areas of practice, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate greater than two years of experience.
Ability To AdaptIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is important that you are able to easily adapt to various locations and scenarios. This is surely an important prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
You should be amenable to various types of hospital policies, procedures, and locations so you can get additional skills as part of your travel experience.
Your first selection for an assignment may have been in Texas, but you should amenable to jobs in other locations that could be an excellent fit for your skill set. The majority of jobs have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is completed.
Skills Checklist and References A vital portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make certain they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a job. References are needed to confirm your skill set, usually three references will be sufficient.
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 complete any additional details such as immunizations and drug testing.
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