I am RN with 8years experience from India.I completed my NCLEX_RN and registered with state of New mexico. Rightnow I am in Phoenix,Az. Last 2 years I was not working because of my dependent visa status,now i have applied for work visa.Meanwhile I would like to know
[LIST][*]How could I prepare ,equip myself to make myself fit into the career after 2 years break?[*]Though I am registered with State of New Mexico, I have not practiced in USA at all.Will it be a problem?[*]With New Mexico license can I work in Az ?
Above all ,I did my NCLEX exam and GC filing all through an agency and I do not have any documents other than my nursing license number and my Photocopy of my NCLEX_RN exam passed certificate.What all the documents is needed to get a job or what are documents will be expected by hospitals from a foreign educated nurse to offer a job??
Please help!!After longwaiting of two years just I got a way to get into my career,I do not want to take chances to lose this opportunity
Thank you so much for your reply.My license is expiring in 3 months. After last renewal i was not working,will that be a problem.How can it be compensated or how long you can have break in career? can you explain me little more about CONTINUING EDUCATION classes? how to take it?Is it acceptable if I do some courses online (eg. Certification courses through rn.com courses)?
How ,whom and where to begin to look for Nursing jobs
? what all the documents they ask while you apply for a post?
Please enlighten me
Thank you in advance,,
Last edit by anamica on Jun 27, '10