Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Progressive Care Unit RN.
We want a Registered Nurse who has Progressive Care Unit RN specialization and is willing to take a job in Memphis, Tennessee. This task requires the job seeker travel as the job is not local - salary for this job will include travel and be much higher than a local Nursing job. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can begin work quickly. This will require an applicant to commence our online application as soon as possible. You can begin 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 opportunity might also be an excellent position for individuals looking for a job close to Cordova, Germantown, Collierville, Southaven and Millington.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to select from a variety of assignments and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the chance to work in renowned facilities. Since many RNs are trying to find a quality life style, the capacity to choose is vital. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Many 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 medical professional who is seeking 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 commence 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 CV should indicate 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 assignments you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get prepared for the interview process. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, required skills, and so forth.
RN License Per StateGetting an RN license in a particular state can start before having an assignment lined up. If there is a state that you would like to work in, you may start the licensing procedure apriori. 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 swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In a few states you can obtain your RN license right away by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The process of obtaining an RN license will be much more straightforward 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 assist you in obtaining a license in the state of your choosing. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will help you.
Clinical ExperienceIt can vary amongst clients, nevertheless, in the majority of instances you must have at least one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Requirements may vary for individual facilities, but most often you can begin the application process once you have a year of clinical experience.
Keep in mind that a few specializations, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require greater than two years of experience.
Ability To AdaptIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is vital that you are able to easily adapt to various locations and scenarios. This is surely a vital prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
You should be amenable to several sorts of hospital policies, procedures, and locations in order to gain additional skills as part of your travel experience.
Your initial selection for an assignment might have been in California, but you should be open to jobs in other locations that may be a great fit for your skill set. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it easy to try a number of cities within an one year time frame.
Professional ReferencesHaving your references available is a crucial component of applying for a travel nurse job and you should ensure you have several of them before your job application. References are needed to verify your clinical skills, usually three references will be sufficient.
A travel nurse will customarily be required to fill out a skills checklist coupled with their references..
Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for positions that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to accept an assignment, we will assist you with any additional prerequisites that need to be addressed, such as drug screening.
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