private hospitals (ACUTE CARE)

How does RDC operate?

  • An academic degree in nursing; LPN, ADN, or BSN
  • English fluency - speak, read & write English; NCLEX and Boards of Nursing require it
  • It is the official language of the United States and it's critical to successfully execute daily job duties.
  • At least 2 years recent experience in an acute care or Long-term Care setting working in a Nurse position, practices/internships do not count towards this experience. 
  • Current Nursing License for State of employment or willing to obtain thru endorsement or NCLEX
  • Willing to relocate to the USA within 30 days of receiving & accepting job offer
  • Commitment and dedication necessary to embark on a new career in USA



(varIES by employer)

Advantages of RDC compared to other agencies:

  • Unlike other placement agencies that come to Puerto Rico to recruit, RDC is a Puerto Rican direct placement agency; 
  • RDC is not your employer, we are a partner committed in assisting you in your employment search. 
  • RDC is a “No Fee” Placement Agency – candidates never pay for a job


FULL-TIME jobs - Permanent employees (permanent)

• Benefits include: medical plan, dental, vision, 401K, annual bonus, vacation payment, life insurance
• The employee will sign a contract directly with the employer
• Relocation support and guidance available with some employers
• More detailed information at the time of the interview

  • This type of employer hires the nurse directly, these are candidates RDC presents to them; some of these offers come with sign-on and/or relocation bonuses that are paid on the first paycheck, usually 3-4 after employment starts. 
  • No money is given upfront.
  • The candidate must have the financial means to relocate themselves and cover airfare, housing (rent/deposits, utilities, etc.) and any expenses like meals, toiletries, furniture, transportation, etc...) 
  • This type of employer certifies & employs you as a Nurse Aide
  • Pays for airfare from PR to employment location and provide you with 60 days of temporary housing 
  • provider employers; these assist with NCLEX related expenses
  • With this employer RDC prepares you on behalf of the client to take the NCLEX while you work as a Nurse Aide 
  • RDC guides you in obtaining your BON state licensure via NCLEX Exam
  • Timeline is about 4 to 6 months.
  • Young grads are encouraged to apply. 

Advantages of partnering up with RDC

RDC has multiple employment opportunities throughout the United States for staff RN’s and each one has its requirements; therefore RDCwork looks for qualified people to fill these excellent opportunities.

Minimum Requirements