RN - Float

Location: Newport News, VA

Type of Job: Travel or Local Contract

Job Description

A Float RN is able to perform in different areas of the hospital and it is normal to move between floors, possibly during the same shift. Some Float Nurse have standard shifts, some do not – this is dependent on the needs of the facility. A Float Nurse must be flexible but also has more control over when they work.

Responsibilities

As a Float Nurse your duties include:
  • Working during times of uncommonly busy workloads.
  • Ability to take over the responsibilities of absent nurses.
  • Complete the duties of the normal floor nurse without interruption.

Requirements

One year of experience as a Float Registered Nurse within the past two years.
  • Current RN License in good standing.
  • Current Basic Life Support through American Heart Association.
  • Negative Drug Screen.

Benefits

  • Weekly Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • AFLAC
  • Referral Bonus
  • Renewal Bonus
  • 401-K
  • Joint Commission Certified

Newport News, VA

If you are searching for a location for your next Travel Nursing assignment that combines scenic views, cultural experiences, and a variety of choices for how to spend your free time, Virginia could be the perfect choice.  Bordered by the Appalachian Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean, it's hard to find an inch of the state lacking in gorgeous sights. 

The thrill-seeking in spirit can explore Shenandoah National Park. Among the adventures to be had there are the Shenandoah Caverns, where you can take an elevator 200+ feet down to take in breathtaking cave formations. The Blue Ridge Mountains offer beautiful sights and the Traveling RN doubling as a beer enthusiast would enjoy touring the Brew Ridge Trail, which takes you through the mountains to six different craft breweries. 

If you hope to soak in some culture when you choose a Travel Nursing assignment, you will find it in Richmond, a city filled with dining, music, and art. Monument Avenue and Historic Downtown are chalk full of American history. Ocean lovers will find themselves at home in Virginia Beach, the perfect place for a Travel Nurse to relax on a beach chair or try something new such as surfing or whale watching. 

A variety of features across the state along with signature southern hospitality make Virginia a great choice for a Traveling RN assignment. Call Nurses PRN to see what we have available! 

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Licensing: Compact.
Licensing Board: http://www.dhp.virginia.gov/nursing/