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 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. This job requires the job seeker travel as the job is not local - compensation for this job will include travel and be significantly more than a local Nursing opportunity. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can start working as soon as possible. This will require an applicant to commence our online application immediately. Please click the apply button to begin right away. We are certain that you will locate the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This assignment could be a very good position for individuals attempting to locate a job in the vicinity of Edmond, Norman, Yukon, Bethany and Choctaw.
Travel nursing offers adventure, freedom of choice, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the chance to work in well-known facilities. This freedom of choice is of great value today, with more people referring to quality of life as their top priority. To a great extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a large proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are an RN discover a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the freedom to explore the country, then travel nursing could be the ideal opportunity for you. So how can you start?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process Before commencing with your first travel assignment several preparation is needed. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make sure 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 identified several jobs you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get ready for the interview process. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to issues of importance to you, such as mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that come to mind.
Your State RN LicenseGetting an RN license in a particular state can commence prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have several states where you are considering 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, typically within a week or less. 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 showing up at 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 gives nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Your recruiter will help you in acquiring a license in your chosen state. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will help you.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can be different amongst clients, however, in the majority of instances you must have at least one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Even though prerequisites 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 AdaptIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is vital that you are able to readily adapt to different locations and scenarios. This trait is a vital part of being a successful travel nurse.
It's vital 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.
Even though your first choice may have been an assignment in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a very good opportunity in a different location slip away. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it straightforward to try several cities within an one year time frame.
Skills Checklist and ReferencesHaving your references available is an important portion of applying for a travel nurse position and you should make sure you have several of them before 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 recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to search for jobs that are relevant for your skills. When you have made a decision to accept a job we will help you handle any additional paper work such as immunizations and drug testing.
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