Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Telemetry RN.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse who possesses a Telemetry RN specialization and is able to travel to Chattanooga, Tennessee. This position requires that the applicant travel to the designated city. The compensation for this assignment will include travel expenses and be far higher than a local nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can begin working quickly. This will require an applicant to start our online application immediately. You can get started with 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 efficient, professional, and organized process you have encountered in the travel industry.
This position might also be a great opportunity for RNs looking for a position in the vicinity of Cleveland, Hixson, Ringgold, Rossville and Ooltewah.
Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Travel nurses can select their position location and hospital, and they get an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned medical centers. Since many RNs are seeking a quality life style, the ability to choose is vital. 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 in excess of ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a nurse trying to a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the freedom to explore the country, then travel nursing could be the ideal opportunity for you. So how can you start?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process Before commencing with your first travel assignment several preparation is needed. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health records. Your resume should highlight your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
When you have identified several jobs 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 like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, compulsory skills, and so forth.
RN License Per StateAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. 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 additional states will rapidly 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 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 provides nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Your recruiter will help you in obtaining a license in your chosen state. There are experts who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will help you.
Specialty Experience Each medical center has its own policy, but in most instances you need a year or more of solid experience in the area you specialize to be under consideration for the position.
Even though requirements vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions after you have a year of continuous experience.
You should be aware that there are some specialties, such as psychiatric nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over two years.
Adaptability Along with your skills and expertise it is vital that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a crucial prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
It's really important to be open to different operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.
Although your first choice could have been a position in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a great opportunity in a different location slip away. Most assignments have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is completed.
Professional ReferencesHaving your references available is a vital component of applying for a travel nurse job and you should make sure you have several of them prior to your job application. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed 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 assignments that match your requirements. After you have decided to accept an assignment, we will help you with any additional prerequisites that must be addressed, like drug screening.
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