As nurses spend the majority of their days interacting with patients, employers are looking for candidates who can demonstrate strong interpersonal, teamwork, and conflict-management skills. Come ready to discuss a time you handled a tense patient or excelled under pressure. Employers will also expect candidates to have a robust knowledge of nursing practices, so expect to be quizzed on proper medical procedure and patient handling.
Would you be willing to work doubles whenever needed?
Before I began working at the Prestige branch in Anchorage, AK I had worn myself out on doubles in the lower 48. This was a difficult one to answer because I know that at the time they were extremely shorthanded.