The Most Epic Alaskan Road trip (Part II)

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The Most Epic Alaskan Road Trip: Canada

The Most Epic Alaskan Road Trip Part II: Canada This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure statement for details When I drove from the lower 48 to Alaska July 2016, it was exciting but I was in a serious rush. I needed to start my new job in 3 weeks and I would be embarking on this trip alone. My … Read More

The Most Epic Alaskan Roadtrip (Part I)

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The Most Epic Alaskan Roadtrip

The Most Epic Alaskan Roadrip Part I: Alaska This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure statement for details When I drove from the lower 48 to Alaska July 2016, it was exciting but I was in a serious rush. I needed to start my new job in 3 weeks and I would be embarking on this trip alone. My trip … Read More

The Pros and Cons of a Traveling Team: for Healthcare Professionals

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The Ptos and Cons of a Traveling team: For healthcare Professionals

The Pros and Cons of a Traveling Team This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure statement for details When healthcare professionals are considering travel, they often question the possibility of traveling with a partner. When I first started traveling occupational therapy, I was traveling with my best friend who was also an OT. Looking back, I definitely believe starting with … Read More

Tips to Have a Successful Travel Assignment

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Tips to Have a Successful Travel Assignment This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure statement for details So, you’re considering taking a travel healthcare position. It can be scary, and after hearing everyone’s tricks, tips, and horror stories you might even wonder if it’s worth it. Obviously, I am a little biased, but I think it’s totally worth it! Here … Read More

How to Make the Most out of your Travel Assignment

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How to Make the Most out of your Travel Assignment This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure statement for details When you complete a travel assignment, you typically only have 13 weeks to live at your job location. This time will fly by faster than you think. It can be difficult to explore a new place in a short amount … Read More

How to Find Housing for your Travel Assignment

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How to Find Housing for your Travel Assignment This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure statement for details If you currently looking for a placement or are just considering a career as a travel healthcare worker and perhaps may not choose to live in a van/RV/something mobile, finding housing will be necessary for each assignment. It can be difficult to … Read More

How to Pick a Travel Company

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How to Pick a Travel Company: For Traveling Healthcare Professionals This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure statement for details So you have decided to become a traveling healthcare professional ! Weee! Now what? Most traveling healthcare workers work with an agency, but there are SO many! How does anybody pick one? I wish I could tell you all that … Read More

7 Reasons Why you Should Travel to Alaska

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7 Reasons Why you Should Travel to Alaska This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure statement for details I came up to Alaska in July of 2016 on a whim. I was only anticipating living here for one 13 week assignment. Here I am, 7 months later, with plans of staying for one whole year.  I am completely blown away … Read More

5 Interview Tips to Land a Travel Job

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5 interview tips to land a travel job This post contains affiliate links, see disclosure statement for details One unique aspect of travel therapy and travel healthcare professionals is the typical one-time phone job interview.  For me, these have typically lasted 15-30 minutes and typically you know if you were offered the job within 1-2 days. As someone who is absolutely … Read More