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Travel Therapy Job Questions and Answers

For PTs, OTs, SLPs, RTs and other healthcare professionals. All about traveling therapist jobs, career and more from Travel Force Staffing.

Travel therapy jobs at Travel Force include high pay and top benefits

Thanks for taking the time to learn more about traveling therapist jobs with The Joint Commission certified Travel Force. Free private housing and group health are included on all assignments and the potential for earning a six-figure income has never been greater.

Following are answers to frequently asked questions regarding travel therapy job careers and perks at Travel Force.

Applying with Travel Force is as easy as 1-2-3.
Just fill out our online traveling therapist job application

General travel therapy job questions:

1. What is a Travel therapy Career?
2. Where are Travel Therapist jobs located?

Travel therapy job questions about pay:

1. Can I earn a six figure income with nursing jobs at Travel Force?
2. Does Travel Force offer direct deposit?
3. Does pay for travel therapy jobs differ from state to state?
4. When is pay day at Travel Force?
5. Is my paycheck subject to state income tax?
6. Does Travel Force withhold for taxes or do I claim my own?
7. Do I get paid for canceled traveling job shifts?
8. Am I eligible for bonuses at Travel Force?
9. Is overtime available?

Traveling therapist jobs - career questions about facilities and destinations:

1. What types of healthcare facilities are staffed by Travel Force?
2. Does Travel Force have traveling therapist jobs in all 50 states?
3. Does Travel Force offer jobs in university teaching hospitals?
4. Does Travel Force staff outpatient facilities?
5. Do I choose my destination or does Travel Force?
6. Will I have a choice of hospitals or does Travel Force decide?

Traveling therapist job questions about Travel Force benefits:

1. What type of coverage is included in group health insurance?
2. Does Travel Force reimburse therapists for travel? Is it tax free?
3. Is the Travel Force 401(k) benefit company-matched?
4. Do traveling therapist job benefits at Travel Force include continuing education?
5. Will I be reimbursed for licensure when I travel to a new state?
6. Who administers traveling therapy job benefits; Travel Force or the hospital?
7. What about state taxes? I want to learn more about state taxes for travel therapist jobs


Travel therapy job questions about housing:

1. Does my housing benefit cover family, friends and pets?
2. Does free private housing for therapy jobs include utilities?
3. What amenities can I expect?
4. Are travel therapy job accommodations located near assignment?
5. Is housing arranged in advance?
6. Can you describe the quality of housing?
7. Are my accommodations furnished?
8. Is housing located near public transportation?

Traveling therapist job schedule:

1. Can I take time off between travel therapy jobs at Travel Force?
2. Can I include time off in my contract?
3. Can I choose what shifts to work?
4. Can I renew therapy jobs at hospitals where I’d like to stay?
5. Can I take weekends off?
6. Can I choose to work extra shifts?
7. How many work days are in a typical traveling therapist job week at Travel Force?

Therapy jobs support and service:

1. Are Travel Force client services available 24/7?
2. Can I expect one-on-one service from Travel Force?
3. Does Travel Force employ therapists for advice on clinical matters?
4. What type of support can I expect while on traveling therapy job assignment?
5. Is Travel Force support staff available by email? How long for a response?
6. Does Travel Force support staff aid with travel therapy job documentation, licensing and credentialing?

Travel therapy jobs - career questions about resume:

1. Can travel therapy jobs advance my career?
2. How do employers perceive travel therapists?
3. Can I make a career of travel therapy jobs?
4. Can I just fax in a resume or do I have to fill out a travel therapy job application?
5. Am I eligible for permanent staff positions after working at Travel Force?
6. Are there many physical therapy schools in the US where I can get the required degree?

 

Contact us today and we’ll put you on the path to travel nurse success!
Apply online or call 800-617-0608. We’ll respond immediately to requests for information and answer additional questions you may have.

Travel Therapy Jobs - Answers

General Answers about travel therapy jobs:

Q. What is a travel therapy job career?
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A. Travel therapists are experienced healthcare professionals, such as Physical Therapists who wish to move ahead in their career, compensation and lifestyle. A travel therapy career or travel therapy job career allow healthcare professionals to work up to four travel jobs each year. Travel therapists working with Travel Force enjoy high compensation and receive free private housing, group health dental insurance, 401(k), travel licensure reimbursement and more.

Q. Where are travel therapy jobs located?

A. Travel Force works with over 3,000 healthcare facilities and offers high paying travel therapist jobs nationwide. Amongst these prominent facilities are university hospitals, top-ranked children's hospitals, trauma centers and more. Travel jobs last on average 13 - 26 weeks in length.

Travel therapy jobs - answers about pay:

Q. Can I earn a six figure income with therapist jobs at Travel Force?

A. Yes, when considering high travel therapy job pay and lucrative Travel Force benefits, achieving a six-figure income is well within reach.


Q: Does Travel Force offer direct deposit?

A. Upon your request, pay can be deposited directly into any U.S. bank account or credit agency.


Q. Does pay for travel therapy jobs differ from state to state?

A. Travel therapy jobs offer high pay and varies based on demand and other factors, one of which is location.


Q. When is pay day at Travel Force?

A. Paychecks are deposited weekly, based on your therapy job start date.


Q. Is my travel therapy job paycheck subject to state income tax?

A. Yes, but only in states that require state income tax. Currently, seven states have no state income tax: Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington and Wyoming. Two others, New Hampshire and Tennessee, tax only dividend and interest income.


Q. Does Travel Force withhold for taxes or do I claim my own?

A. Travel Force withholds all applicable taxes from your paycheck prior to deposit.


Q. Do I get paid for canceled travel therapy job shifts?

A. The Travel Force Staffing Protection Plus Plan can ensure that you get paid for the therapy job shift. This benefit applies to select travel therapy jobs at Travel Force Staffing.


Q. Am I eligible for travel therapy job bonuses at Travel Force?

A. Referral bonuses are available starting day one. Sign-on and completion bonuses vary on assignment.


Q. Is overtime available for travel therapists?

A. At Travel Force, you work overtime only when you want. Many travelers sign up for overtime to boost travel therapy job income.

Travel therapy job career answers about facilities and destinations:

Q. What types of healthcare facilities are staffed by Travel Force?

A. Travel Force has access to more than 3,000 hospitals and outpatient facilities nationwide. We staff everything from small rural hospitals and resort facilities to large teaching schools and big city trauma units. We also have high paying travel therapy jobs in therapy centers and children’s hospitals across the U.S.


Q. Does Travel Force have traveling therapist jobs in all 50 states?

A. Travel therapy jobs with Travel Force span all 50 states, including Alaska and Hawaii.


Q. Does Travel Force offer therapy jobs in university teaching hospitals?

A. Absolutely! In fact, Travel Force Staffing has access to more than 80 percent of hospitals ranked the best by U.S. News and World Report, many of which are teaching hospitals.


Q. Does Travel Force staff outpatient facilities?

A. Travel Force has therapy jobs for therapist and allied health disciplines at top-ranked outpatient facilities in all 50 states. Our access to healthcare jobs with high pay is second to none!


Q. Do I choose my travel therapy job destination or does Travel Force?

A. It’s ultimately your decision where you would like to work. We provide you with a variety of choices after comparing your qualifications, city and hospital preferences to available jobs in our national database.


Q. Will I have a choice of hospitals or does Travel Force decide?

A. After matching your preferences with available travel therapy jobs, you’ll decide which hospitals and / or outpatient facilities you would like to interview.


Traveling therapist job answers about Travel Force benefits:

Q. What type of coverage is included in group health insurance?

A. We provide you with a comprehensive health insurance which provides for medical, dental and life insurance on your travel therapy job assignment. The policy is extraordinary and allows for regular health checkups and low deductibles.


Q. Does Travel Force reimburse travel therapists for travel? Is it tax free?

A. Travel Force provides for a generous round-trip travel reimbursement on every assignment. This is a major benefit, covering expenses such as gasoline and minor repairs. Travel expenses related to your travel therapy profession may be tax deductible when you work with Travel Force Staffing. Consult with your tax professional for more information.


Q. Is the Travel Force 401(k) benefit company-matched?

A. Yes, we contribute generously to your retirement and, along with high travel therapy pay and benefits, our 401(k) benefit lets you spend freely while traveling – and still sock some away!


Q. Do travel therapy job benefits at Travel Force include continuing education courses?

A. Travel Force offers free, unlimited CEs for as long as you travel with us. We’ll give you access fully-accredited online courses so you can advance in the practice.


Q. Will I be reimbursed for licensure when I travel to a new state?

A. Travel Force Staffing not only reimburses you for licensure when you travel to a new state, we will guide you through the licensure process with quick and easy tips — you'll have your licensure in a snap!


Q. Who administers travel therapy jobs’ benefits; Travel Force or the hospital?

A. While on assignment with Travel Force, you’re employed by us, so we manage and administer all travel therapy job payroll, housing, insurance benefits, bonuses and support. Our highly-trained staff of specialists is at your disposal during your entire travel therapy job assignment.

Travel therapy jobs - housing answers:

Q. Does my travel therapy job housing benefit cover family, friends and pets?

A. Travel Force encourages companionship while traveling. Upon request, we will find private, deluxe housing for you, your family, spouse, friend and / or pet!


Q. Does free private housing for therapist jobs include utilities?

A. Travel Force covers a generous portion of utilities as a complement to our deluxe travel therapy job housing benefit.


Q. What amenities can I expect?

A. Travel Force doesn’t skimp on traveling therapist job housing. Upgrades such as pools and clubhouse are included where available and apartments are modern and fully furnished.


Q. Are travel therapy jobs’ accommodations located near assignment?

A. Housing is conveniently located near assignment, stores and restaurants. Housing proximity to assignment may vary based on destination type (for example: city, resort, mountain town, suburb, rural, etc.).


Q. Is housing arranged in advance?

A. Your housing will be ready and waiting for you on the agreed upon date.


Q. Can you describe the quality of housing?

A. Therapy job benefits at Travel Force include private, deluxe accommodations. Travel Force finds you the best available housing to ensure your comfort, safety and satisfaction.


Q. Are my travel therapy job accommodations furnished?

A. Housing is fully-furnished for maximum comfort of our travel therapists.


Q. Is housing located near public transportation?

A. Public transportation is typically located within walking distance on urban assignments. The distance may be greater for travel therapy jobs outside the city or in the mountains.

Traveling therapy job schedule:

Q. Can I take time off between travel therapy jobs at Travel Force?

A. Yes, you can apply for time off between traveling therapy jobs.


Q. Can I include time off in my contract?

A. Yes, but requests for time off may be handled different depending on assignment.


Q. Can I choose what shifts to work?

A. Schedule requests are fulfilled based on travel therapy job assignment.


Q. Can I renew therapy jobs at hospitals where I’d like to stay?

A. Contract renewal is based on hospital need. Travel therapists have been known to remain at the same travel therapy job for two years and more.


Q. Can I take weekends off?

A. Schedule requests are based on contract agreement and hospital need.


Q. Can I choose to work extra travel therapy job shifts?

A. You can request extra traveling therapy job shifts from your supervisor, skilled physical therapists are in high demand in hospitals nationwide.


Q. How many work days are in a typical traveling therapist job week at Travel Force?

A. Most therapy job professionals at Travel Force typically work five days a week, 8 hour shifts.

Therapy jobs support and service answers:

Q. Are Travel Force client services available 24/7?

A. Travel Force emergency hotline is available 24/7, 365 days a year, including holidays. For regular business, Travel Force is available five days a week.


Q. Can I expect one-on-one service from Travel Force?

A. Travel Force consultants are rigorously trained to deliver personalized service. Part of our mission is to establish long-term relationships with travelers and become your preferred travel therapy agency. Our response times to emails and phones calls are impeccable and your recruiter calls at least once a week to ensure your continued satisfaction with travel therapy job assignment, benefits and housing.


Q. Does Travel Force employ therapists for advice on clinical matters?

A. Our clinical support staff is comprised of experienced healthcare professionals, all of whom are intimately familiar with the dynamics of travel therapy jobs.


Q. What type of support can I expect while on travel therapy job assignment?

A. Your assigned Travel Force Consultant works diligently to cater to your personal and professional goals and deliver a level of service that will meet and exceed your expectations.


Q. Is Travel Force support staff available by email? How long for a response?

A. Travel Force support staff responds quickly to email five days a week. Our emergency hotline is open 24/7, 365 days a year for emergencies.


Q. Does Travel Force support staff aid with travel therapy job documentation, licensing and credentialing?

A. Yes. In fact, after you’ve been approved as a qualified candidate, you pack your bags and hit the road. We take care of the rest!

Travel therapy jobs - career questions about resume:

travel therapist jobsQ. Can travel therapy jobs advance my career?

A. Absolutely! A travel therapist exhibits flexibility and the ability to adapt to just about any hospital environment. Should you decide to stop traveling and settle in as permanent staff, hospitals will look favorably upon your resume and experience.


Q. How do employers perceive travel therapists?

A. Travel therapists are viewed as the ultimate therapy professional, capable of thinking on his / her feet, adapting well to change and highly skilled.


Q. Can I make a career as a travel therapist?

A. Travel therapy jobs offer an exciting career full of rewards, advancement and personal satisfaction. Travel Force can get you work now and for years to come. Your future is our reward.


Q. Can I just fax in a resume or do I have to fill out a travel therapy job application?

A. Our travel therapy job online application and Skills Checklist is fast and easy. It is the first step to view positions that match your experience and job requirements.


Q. Am I eligible for permanent staff positions after working at Travel Force?

A. While working for Travel Force, you’ll come across many opportunities to work as a permanent staff therapist. When the opportunities present themselves, Travel Force professionals are available for guidance.

Q. Am there many physical therapy schools where I can get the required degree?

A. Yes, there are universities and colleges across the US that offer accredited degree programs in Physical Therapy. You may want to start by reviewing this state-by-state list of physical therapy schools.


Have additional questions about travel therapy jobs with Travel Force?
Call 800-617-0608 and an expert consultant will answer any questions you may have.
Let our experts answer your questions and show you how easy it is for qualified therapists to enjoy lucrative travel therapy job benefits, high pay and rewards! Apply online now.

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