FAQ Friday, Travel Healthcare, Travel Therapy

FAQ FRIDAY – Pay Raises

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 deserve. We do that by making sure to establish a good bill rate with facilities prior to submitting any candidates or sending travelers to work there. … Continue reading

FAQ Friday, Travel Healthcare, Travel Therapy

FAQ FRIDAY – How Soon Should I Talk to Recruiters?

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 foundation for your job search.  Starting early can give you plenty of time to evaluate multiple companies to see which one(s) you want to deal … Continue reading

FAQ Friday, Travel Healthcare, Travel Therapy

FAQ FRIDAY – State Income Withholding

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 just one blanket answer.  It will depend on what state your permanent residence is and in what state you are working.  When you get paid, … Continue reading

FAQ Friday, Travel Healthcare, Travel Therapy

FAQ Friday – Is Travel Healthcare Right for Me?

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 things to consider! First and foremost, you must think about what your life would be like living outside of your hometown or current city.  This … Continue reading

FAQ Friday, Travel Healthcare, Travel Therapy

FAQ FRIDAY – Sick Pay

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 require companies to allow employees to accrue sick pay hours upon starting employment. Currently, each state with this law has a specific rate in which … Continue reading