Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Observation RN.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse with an Observation RN specialty and is able to travel to Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This job requires that the applicant travel to the designated location. The salary for this job will include travel costs and be much more than a local nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can start work right away. This will require an applicant to begin our online application immediately. Please click the apply button to commence right away. We are sure that you will find the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This assignment may also be an excellent job for people attempting to locate a position near Pompano Beach, Hollywood, Hialeah, Boca Raton and Miami Beach.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of assignments and adventure. Travel nurses can select their job location and hospital, and they get a chance to work in exotic locations at reknowned hospitals. Since a large number of RNs are looking for a quality life style, the ability to choose is important. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a significant proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a medical professional who is trying to find a very good salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What steps must you take to commence a travel nurse career?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The ProcessBefore beginning your travel career you should do several planning. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health 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 find several positions that pique your interest you should be prepared for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, mandatory skills, and so forth.
State Licensing RequirementsGetting an RN license in a particular state can start prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have some states where you are giving consideration to 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 swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are a number of states where you can secure your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.
The licensing procedure 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. Your recruiter will give you a hand in obtaining a license in your chosen state. Voyage has licensing specialists who will assist you.
Specialty Experience Each hospital maintains its own policy, but normally you need a year or more of solid experience in your area of specialization to be under consideration for the position.
Even though requirements vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions when you have a year of continuous experience.
You should realize that there are several specialties, such as psychiatric Registered Nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over 2 years.
Ability To Be FlexibleIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is vital that you are able to easily adapt to differing locations and situations. This is surely a crucial requirement to be a successful traveler.
It's vital to be open to varying 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 Arizona, but you should be open to contracts in other locations that may be an excellent fit for your skill set. Most assignments have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always attempt a different location after the assignment is finished.
Professional References A vital part of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make sure they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a job. References are needed to confirm your skill set, most of the time three references will be enough.
A travel nurse will usually 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 positions that match your requirements. After you have decided to take an assignment, we will assist you with any additional prerequisites that must be addressed, like drug screening.
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