Registered Nurse RN-MedSurg jobs in Palestine, TX

RN-Registered Nurse
Palestine, Texas
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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 experience and will take a job in Palestine, Texas. This job requires that the applicant travel to the assigned city. The salary for this assignment will include travel costs and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can begin working right away. This will require an applicant to start our online application immediately. Please click the apply button to commence right away. We are certain that you will locate the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This assignment might also be a great fit for people trying to find a position around Jacksonville, Rusk, Tennessee Colony, Frankston and Grapeland.

Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to select from a variety of contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can choose their assignment location and hospital, and they secure an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned medical centers. Since quite a few RNs are trying to find a quality life style, the capacity to choose is important. To a large degree, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a very big proportion of them have been travelling for over ten years, and intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.

If you are a medical professional who is trying to find a fantastic salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What steps must you take to get started with a travel nurse career?

Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process

Prior to getting started with your travel career you should do several planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and ensure 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 credentials.

After you have identified a number of positions you are interested in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can prepare for the interview process. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, required skills, and so forth.

Your State RN License

Getting an RN license in a particular state can start prior to having an assignment lined up. 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 other states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.

In several states you can acquire your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.

The licensing process will be straightforward if you are from a state that is part of the 25 state RN Licensure Compact. This gives nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Get advice from your recruiter in regard to the licensure procedure in your state of interest. Voyage has licensing specialists who will give you a hand.

Clinical Experience

It can vary 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.

Prerequisites can differ for individual hospitals, but most often you can start the application process once you have a year of clinical experience.

Be aware that some specialties, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require more than two years of experience.


Along with your skills and experience it is important that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is a crucial part of being a successful traveller.

It's really important to be open to varying 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 first selection for an assignment may have been in Texas, but you should amenable to positions in other locations that may be a great fit for your set of skills. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it easy to try several cities within an one year time frame.

Skills Checklist and References

Having your references available is a vital component of applying for a travel nurse assignment and you should make certain you have several of them prior to your job application. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, in most cases you should at least have three of them.

A travel nurse will normally 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 contracts that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you take care of any additional requirements such as immunizations and drug testing.

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