Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Progressive Care Unit RN.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse who has a Progressive Care Unit RN specialty and can travel to Sebring, Florida. This assignment requires that the applicant travel to the designated location. The salary for this job will include travel expenses and be much more than a local nursing assignment. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can start working quickly. This will require an applicant to commence our online application as soon as possible. Please click the apply button to get started immediately. We are confident that you will discover the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This position may be a great job for nurses attempting to locate an assignment around Lake Wales, Avon Park, Lake Placid, Wauchula and Frostproof.
Travel nursing provides you with adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the chance to work in renowned medical centers. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people referring to quality of life as their highest priority. To a large degree, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a significant 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 looking for a fantastic salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. So how can you start?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsBefore getting started with your travel career you should do some planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make certain 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 several assignments you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get prepared for the interview process. As part of the interview process you should ask questions regarding matters of importance to you, such as required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are aware of.
State Licensing RequirementsAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If there is a state that you want 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 additional states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are several states where you can secure 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 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 with respect to the licensure procedure in your state of interest. Voyage has licensing specialists who will give you a hand.
Clinical ExperienceIt can vary amongst clients, however, in the majority of instances you must have at least one full year of work experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Prerequisites may vary for individual facilities, but normally you can initiate the application process when you have a year of clinical experience.
Be aware that some specializations, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate greater than two years of experience.
AdaptabilityIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is important that you are able to easily adapt to various locations and situations. This trait is an important part of being a successful traveller.
It's really important to be open to different operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.
Your first selection for an assignment may have been in California, but you should amenable to assignments in other locations that could be a very good fit for your skill set. The majority 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 References A crucial portion 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 position. Your clinical skill set can be validated by your references, customarily you should at least have three of them.
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 jobs that match your requirements. After you have decided to accept a position, we will help you with any additional prerequisites that must be addressed, like drug screening.
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