Q: Should I work with multiple companies? How do I go about it? A: With so many companies in the industry, it can be hard to narrow down who to … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY – Working with multiple companies
Q: How do I establish and keep a “tax home?” A: Full disclosure, I am not a tax professional. However, I have worked in the industry for 5 years and … Continue Reading FAQ Friday – How to Establish a Tax Home
Q: What happens if my contract gets cancelled? A: Albeit a very rare occasion, contracts being cancelled is something that can happen in travel healthcare. We try to avoid it as much … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY – Contract Cancellation
Q: How does pay work in travel assignments? How is it broken down? A: You may have noticed that pay packages for travel therapists are quite different than a normal … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY – Pay Breakdown
Q: What do most travelers pack when heading out on assignment? A: Everyone is different. Priorities are always going to be different between people. Some of us cannot live without … Continue Reading FAQ Friday – Packing
Q: Is there a deadline to accept or decline and travel assignment offer? A: It is important to consider all things before making important decisions, especially when it involves a … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY – Offer Deadlines?
Q: What are the pros and cons of travel therapy? A: There are definitely pros and cons to every decision that you make in life. Career choices can impact your … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY- Pros and Cons of Travel Healthcare
Q: Can I travel with my pets? How does housing work with pets? A: Yes, you can travel with pets! Who can leave their fur babies behind for a whole 13 weeks? … Continue Reading FAQ Friday – Pets
Travelers live normal lives. They go out with friends at night. They exercise outside. Some take public transportation. They don’t live in plastic bubbles. Right now, it’s difficult to feel … Continue Reading 8 Ways to Stay Safe on the Road
Q: Can you take the NPTE or NBCOT exam prior to officially graduating? A: It is certainly a very exciting prospect to take your national board exam early so you can start … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY – Early Boards?
Q: Will I get a pay increase for every new assignment or extension I take? A: It is our #1 goal to make our travelers happy. That includes paying our travelers what they … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY – Pay Raises
Q: How far in advanced of my start date should I talk to a recruiter about travel healthcare? A: It’s never too early to start the conversation and lay the … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY – How Soon Should I Talk to Recruiters?
Q: Do I pay state tax in both my home state and work state? A: There are different rules regarding where you pay state income tax, so there is not … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY – State Income Withholding
Q: Is travel healthcare the right decision for me? A: This is a very complicated question to answer! There is not one blanket answer for everyone. Here are a few … Continue Reading FAQ Friday – Is Travel Healthcare Right for Me?
Q: Do travelers get sick days when they take travel assignments? A: Every company has their own procedure regarding sick days and paid time off. Certain states (listed below) now … Continue Reading FAQ FRIDAY – Sick Pay
Q: How does the new tax law affect me? Are we losing tax free stipends? What about reimbursements? A: The affects of the new tax code is relatively minimal. I … Continue Reading FAQ Friday – How Does the New Tax Law Affect Me?