Description Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN.We want a Registered Nurse who has Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN experience and wants to work in West Liberty, Kentucky. This task requires the job seeker temporarily relocate as the assignment is not local - compensation for this job will include travel and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing opportunity. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can begin working quickly. This will require an applicant to start our online application as soon as possible. Please click the apply button to commence right away. We are sure that you will find the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This opportunity may be a great assignment for nurses looking for an opportunity near Morehead, Salyersville, Campton, Sandy Hook and Frenchburg.
Travel nursing provides adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the chance to work in prestigious facilities. Since quite a few nurses are looking for a quality life style, the capacity to choose is important. To a large extent, travel nurses control their own schedule. Many of our travelers have been engaged in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and have intentions to continue traveling for quite some time.
If you are a medical professional who is looking for a great salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What must you do to commence a travel nurse career?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process
Prior to getting started with your travel career you should do some 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.
After you have worked with your recruiter to find a number of positions that pique your interest 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 issues of importance to you, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other matters that you are cognizant of.
Your State RN License
Acquiring 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. There are a few states that take over a month to process, like, California, New Jersey, and New York. Many additional states will quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In some states you can get your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The process of getting an RN license will be much simpler if you have a license in a state that is a member of the Nurse Licensure Compact, that has 25 states as members. This compact permits nurses to practice in any of the 25 compact states. Your recruiter will assist you in obtaining a license in your chosen state. There are experts who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Each facility has its own policy, but in most instances you necessitate a year or more of solid experience in your area of specialization to be considered.
Even though requirements vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions once you have a year of continuous experience.
Keep in mind that some specialties, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require greater than two years of experience.
Ability To Be Flexible
In addition to your clinical experience and skills it is vital that you are able to easily adapt to different locations and scenarios. This is surely a vital requirement to be a successful traveler.
It's 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 positions in other locations that could be an excellent fit for your skill set. Most 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.
Job References and Skills Checklist
A crucial part 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, normally you should at least have three of them.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in in accordance with their area of specialization.
When your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for contracts that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to accept an assignment, we will assist you with any additional prerequisites that need to be addressed, such as drug screening.