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License

2 months ago

Do you help with obtaining licenses. I’m currently Pa COTA license and love to get my NJ License but the process takes forever. And with Covid it’s been next to impossible to obtain everything they have asked for.

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License

5 months ago

I am a licensed Medical/Masters social worker. I don’t see an option for that license info. Some of the jobs require the LMSW or CSW certificate, which I meet requirements for. Should I put my license info in the LCSW spot or is there another option?

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License

11 months ago

I’m a Certified Pharmacy Technician. Are there any agencies that help with obtaining a license in another state? 

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License

2 years ago

I am a licensed clinical social worker. Would I need to be licensed in every state I work? -Mary Kelsey, Therapist

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Salary

2 years ago

What is the pay for a travel PTA in Florida.

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Housing

2 years ago

if we choose to have you provide housing how soon after our assignment do we have to vacate? For example, lets say my assignment has ended and now I have to wait 2 weeks before my next assignment, will we have to vacate the provided housing or do you allow clients to stay until their new assignment starts? 

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job reapplication

2 years ago

I want to apply again for a position that I had previously applied for. Is that possible? I have since moved into the state where the job is located. Help

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Surgical Technology

2 years ago

I am currently in school for surgical technology. Are there any travel medical staffing companies that work with certified surg techs that do not have any experience other than clinical cases? I would love to travel before I settle down!

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Profile

3 years ago

How do I upload my resume and references?

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Profile Question

3 years ago

Is there a way to upload a resume to my profile?

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Travel

3 years ago

I am looking to travel as a PTA, How long does it usually take to become licensed in other states?

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Travel

3 years ago

how many miles do you need to travel from your home in order to receive tax free housing stypind?

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Careers

3 years ago

Do you have positions available for CFYs (Clinical Fellowship Year) for speech-language pathology?

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License

3 years ago

I am new to the travel therapy industry and have been considering several different states in which I would like to work. I am a CRT in my home state and have many questions about licensing in other states. Do I need a license in hand for a state that has a job I am interested in? Do any of the agencies provide assistance with out of state licensing for Respiratory Therapist? 

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licenses

3 years ago

There is a position available for a pharmacy tech but under the license choices CPhT is not an option. Do I put pharmacist?

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licenses

4 years ago

I am searching for travel positions as a PTA in 3 different states. Should I apply for licenses for each state before finding a placement?

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License

4 years ago

Can a PTA get a compact licensure, to be able to work in different states?

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Applications

4 years ago

I've been applying to jobs for 2 months now and haven't gotten any interviews? Is there someone that can look at my resume?

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General

5 years ago

Are there long-term contracts involved?

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General

5 years ago

Are travel therapy jobs good for my resume?

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General

5 years ago

Can a travel therapist return to a facility they have worked in previously?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Can I get sick days while I'm on assignment?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Do agencies guarantee the hours?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Do agencies offer stipends for rental cars?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Do agencies pay for cable, internet or phone?

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Housing

5 years ago

Do I have to find my own housing?

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License

5 years ago

Do I need to be licensed in each state I want to work in?

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General

5 years ago

How long does it take between applying and starting a travel job?

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Hours

5 years ago

How many hours a week do travel therapists work?

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General

5 years ago

What can I expect from a travel therapy assignment?

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General

5 years ago

What kind of facilities hire travel health professionals?

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General

5 years ago

What kinds of facilities do travel therapists work in?

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Agencies

5 years ago

Where can I find reviews of travel therapy agencies?

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License

5 years ago

Which states are part of the PT licensure compact?

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General

5 years ago

Am I committed to anything after filling out an application?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Are housing stipends tax-free?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Are there direct deposit options?

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Travel

5 years ago

Are there fees to bring additional travelers such as children?

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Housing

5 years ago

Are there flexible furniture options if I decide to find lease an unfinished apartment?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Are travel therapists allowed to have sick days?

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General

5 years ago

Are travel therapists ever able to do "part-time" work?

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General

5 years ago

Can I bring my pet along?

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General

5 years ago

Can I bring people with me on assignment?

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General

5 years ago

Can I bring pets on my travel therapy assignment?

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Location

5 years ago

Can I choose the city I travel to with travel therapy?

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Housing

5 years ago

Can I choose to stay with family or friends instead of in agency housing?

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General

5 years ago

Can I do travel therapy right after I get my degree?

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License

5 years ago

Can I get a multi-state physical therapy license to go to multiple states?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Can I get reimbursement for the costs of licensure in a new state?

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General

5 years ago

Can I quit an assignment if I don't like it?

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Travel

5 years ago

Can I take on an assignment with a friend?

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General

5 years ago

Do agencies ever terminate an assignment before the contracted end date?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Do agencies pay for utilities?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Do agencies provide appliances in their housing?

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Travel

5 years ago

Do I have to actually "travel" somewhere to do a travel therapy assignment?

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Housing

5 years ago

Do I have to have a roommate?

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Travel

5 years ago

Do I have to pay for my own travel costs to and fro the assignment?

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License

5 years ago

Do I need licenses for every state I want to work in?

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Travel

5 years ago

Do staffing companies pay for moving costs?

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General

5 years ago

Do travel therapists ever have the option of extending their stay on their job?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Do travel therapists get paid days off or vacation time?

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Drug Testing

5 years ago

Do travel therapists need to have drug testing?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Do travel therapists receive bonuses?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Do travel therapy companies offer 401k?

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General

5 years ago

Does Allied Travel Careers place jobs internationally?

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General

5 years ago

How can I find a travel therapy job on Allied Travel Careers?

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General

5 years ago

How do I choose which therapy staffing company is best for me?

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General

5 years ago

How do I get my travel therapy career started?

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Taxes

5 years ago

How do taxes work for a travel therapist?

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Taxes

5 years ago

How do taxes work for travel therapists?

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Benefits

5 years ago

How does health insurance work?

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Housing

5 years ago

How does housing work for travel therapy assignments?

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General

5 years ago

How long are travel therapy assignments?

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General

5 years ago

How long will it take to find a travel therapy assignment?

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Benefits

5 years ago

How much do allied travelers earn?

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General

5 years ago

How much experience do I need to be a travel therapist?

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Benefits

5 years ago

How much more are travel therapists salaries than permanent employees?

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Benefits

5 years ago

How often do travel therapists get paid?

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General

5 years ago

How will my recruiter help me?

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General

5 years ago

If a family emergency happens on assignment, what penalty will I have if I leave early?

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Housing

5 years ago

In agency-provided housing, are personal items insured?

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General

5 years ago

Is there a fee for job placement?

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General

5 years ago

Is there a place where I can find agency reviews?

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General

5 years ago

What are considered "full-time" hours for travel therapists?

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Contracts

5 years ago

What are the consequences of breaking my contract before the travel therapy assignment is over?

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General

5 years ago

What are the most popular types of allied health travelers?

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Requirements

5 years ago

What are the requirements to become a travel therapist?

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Costs

5 years ago

What costs do I have to worry about?

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Travel

5 years ago

What destinations are most popular for travel therapy jobs?

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General

5 years ago

What do I do after my travel therapy assignment is over?

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General

5 years ago

What do I do in the time between assignments?

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General

5 years ago

What do I do when my travel assignment ends?

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Expenses

5 years ago

What expenses can I expect during the course of my travel therapy assignment?

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Transportation

5 years ago

What forms of transportation will I use while traveling?

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Housing

5 years ago

What if I want to find my own housing?

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General

5 years ago

What if I want to shorten my stay during my therapy assignment?

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General

5 years ago

What kind of allied health professionals can travel?

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Housing

5 years ago

What kind of housing do agencies typically offer?

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Benefits

5 years ago

What kinds of benefits can I expect with travel therapy agencies?

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Location

5 years ago

What locations pay the most for therapists?

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General

5 years ago

What questions should I ask during my interview?

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General

5 years ago

What questions should I ask my recruiter before signing a contract?

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General

5 years ago

What should travel therapists look for in a company?

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General

5 years ago

What things do I have to take care of before going on a travel assignment?

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General

5 years ago

What's it like to be a travel therapist?

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Location

5 years ago

Where can I go on my travel therapy assignment?

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General

5 years ago

Why choose traveling?

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General

5 years ago

Why do companies hire travel therapists?

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Location

5 years ago

Will I have to float around to different locations for work ever during an assignment?

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Benefits

5 years ago

Will my health insurance stay the same from assignment to assignment?

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General

5 years ago

Will travel therapy jobs help me get future positions?

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