Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Rehab RN.
Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse who has a Rehab RN specialty willing to travel to Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This job requires that the applicant travel to the designated city. The salary for this job will include travel expenses and be much more than a local nursing assignment. Our client is seeking someone with experience who is able to begin as soon as possible, which means that we are in need of talented applicants to quickly start our electronic on-boarding process. You can begin our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button shown above. You will find out that the Voyage application method is the most professional, and efficient process you have come across in the travel industry.
This opportunity could also be a very good job for individuals searching for an assignment in the vicinity of Antioch, Brentwood, Smyrna, Mount Juliet and Hermitage.
Travel nursing provides adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Travel nurses can select their assignment location and hospital, and they obtain an opportunity to work in exotic locations at prestigious hospitals. This freedom of choice is of great value today, with more people citing quality of life as their top priority. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. A large number of our travelers have been engaged in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite a while.
If you are an RN trying to a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the ideal opportunity for you. What steps must you take to begin a travel nurse career?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The ProcessBefore starting your travel career you should do several planning. 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 data.
Once you have identified several contracts 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 in regard to issues of importance to you, such as required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are cognizant of.
RN License Per StateGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have a few 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 rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In a few states you can acquire your RN license right away by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The licensing process will be straightforward if you live in a state that has joined the 25 state RN Licensure Compact. This provides nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Your recruiter will assist you in obtaining a license in your chosen state. There are specialists who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will assist you.
Specialty Experience Each medical center maintains its own policy, but in most instances you require a year or greater of solid experience in the area you specialize to be considered.
Requirements can differ for individual hospitals, but normally you can start the application process once you have a year of clinical experience.
Be aware that a few specialties, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate 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 situations. This is surely a vital prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
It's really important to be open to differing operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.
Your first choice for an assignment may have been in Florida, but you should be open to positions in other locations that may be a fantastic fit for your skill set. Most positions have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is finished.
Clinical References A crucial part of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should ensure they are readily available before you apply for a job. References are needed to verify your clinical skills, usually three references will be sufficient.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in commensurate with their specialty..
Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to search for contracts that are relevant for your skills. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you take care of any added requirements such as immunizations and drug testing.