Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Telemetry RN.
We need a Registered Nurse who has Telemetry RN skills and will work in Marrero, Louisiana. This assignment requires travel to the designated location. The pay for this position will include travel expenses and be much more than a local nursing assignment. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can begin working as soon as possible. This will require an applicant to start our online application immediately. Please click the apply button to commence right away. We are sure that you will locate the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This opportunity might also be a stellar job for people searching for a position in the vicinity of New Orleans, Metairie, Kenner, Gretna and Harvey.
Travel nursing provides adventure, freedom of choice, and flexibility. Travel nurses can choose their assignment location and hospital, and they obtain a chance to work in exotic locations at reknowned hospitals. This freedom of choice is very important today, with more people citing quality of life as their highest priority. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Quite a few 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 a Registered Nurse seeking a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the perfect opportunity for you. So how can you start?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The ProcessBefore getting started with your travel career you should do a few 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 data.
After 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. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, required skills, and so forth.
State Licensing RequirementsGetting an RN license in a particular state can commence prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have some states where you are contemplating 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 get your RN license right away by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The licensing process 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 help you in obtaining a license in your chosen state. Voyage has licensing specialists who will give you a hand.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can vary between clients, however, in most instances you need to have a minimum of one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Prerequisites may vary for individual medical centers, but normally you can begin the application process once you have a year of clinical experience.
You should realize that there are some areas of specialization, such as psychiatric RN and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over two years.
FlexibilityIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is crucial that you are able to easily adapt to different locations and situations. This trait is an important part of being a successful travel nurse.
You should be amenable to several kinds of hospital practices, procedures, and locations so you can gain additional skills as part of your travel experience.
Your initial selection for an assignment might have been in Florida, but you should amenable to assignments in other locations that may be a great fit for your skill set. The majority of jobs have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always attempt a different location after the assignment is finished.
Job References and Skills Checklist A vital portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make certain they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a job. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, in most cases 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. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you take care of any additional paper work such as immunizations and drug testing.
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