Registered Nurse RN-Telemetry jobs in Nashville, TN

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Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Telemetry RN.
Voyage is seeking an RN-Registered Nurse with an Telemetry RN specialization willing to go to Nashville, Tennessee. This assignment requires travel to the designated city. The salary for this position will include travel expenses and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. Our client is seeking an applicant with experience who is able to begin as soon as possible, which means that we have a need for qualified nurses to rapidly start our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to commence at once. We are certain that you will discover the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This position could also be a very good fit for people trying to find an assignment around Franklin, Antioch, Hendersonville, Brentwood and Madison.

Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from a number of contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can select their assignment location and hospital, and they secure an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned medical centers. Since many nurses are looking for a quality life style, the capacity to choose is vital. To a large degree, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. Many 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 looking for 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. What must you do to get started with 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. You should have a resume that shows your recent nursing experience and skills, along with your references and their contact data.

After you have worked with your recruiter to find a number of contracts you are interested in you should be ready for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. As part of the interview process you should ask questions regarding matters of importance to you, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are cognizant of.

State Licensing Requirements

Getting an RN license in a particular state can begin before having an assignment lined up. If you have several 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 additional states will swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.

There are several states where you can obtain your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.

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. Get advice from your recruiter in regard to the licensure process in your state of interest. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.

Specialty Experience

It can vary amongst clients, however, in most instances you need to have a minimum of one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.

Requirements can differ for individual medical centers, but normally you can start the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.

You should be aware that there are several areas of specialization, such as psychiatric RN and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over 2 years.

Ability To Adapt

Along with your skills and experience it is important that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is a vital part of being a successful travel nurse.

You should be amenable to various types of hospital practices, procedures, and locations in order to obtain more skills as part of your travel experience.

Your initial selection for an assignment may have been in California, but you should be open to positions in other locations that may be a very good fit for your set of skills. The majority of assignments have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is completed.

Clinical References

Having your references available is an important portion of applying for a travel nurse position 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, normally you should at least have three of them.

A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..

Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to look for assignments that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to take a position, we will help you with any additional prerequisites that need to be addressed, like drug screening.

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