Am I obligated to travel with Advanced if I fill out an application?Nope. You are no required to travel with Advanced if you have filled out an application and your information is always kept confidential.
What type of support is provided if I have a clinical or administrative problem?Advanced provides 24 hour customer service and has a full time Clinical Director to assist you in resolving any issues may come up.
What travel therapist specialties does Advanced staff?Advanced provides staffing solutions for OT, PT, PTA, COTA and SLP travel therapy specialities.
How do I choose an assignment?To help you choose an assignment in travel therapy, Advanced has a team of talented and experienced recruiters to ensure that your placement is in accord with your career aspirations, travel preferences and pretty much any other modifier that may come into play as you select the travel therapy position […]
What licenses do I need to have to work in a school?This depends on the state and the district. Some schools simply need for you to have a state board license. Others will require a special teaching certificate. Don’t worry if the certificate takes a long time to be conferred as many schools/states will allow […]
Do I need to be licensed to submit for a school position?Depends on the situation. If you are applying for a position that doesn’t start for a couple months, then no. If you are applying to an ASAP start position, then yes.
What mentorship is available for new graduates?New graduates have access to the Advanced mentorship program, which includes special mentors for SLP, OT and PT. In addition, we also offer mentors with experience directly related to Advanced.
What if I am a new graduate?New graduates are eligible for exceptional benefits through Advanced’s New Grad Program. These include things like tuition reimbursement, mentorship and continued education opportunities.
Can new grads travel?Of course! Especially with Advanced. We paved the way for “new grad travel” with our ever growing University Program that offers layers of support to new grads wanting to travel right out of school. With this program, you will receive a clinical mentor, unlimited access to online CEU’s, tuition reimbursement, and our […]
Is there a fee when becoming a travel therapist with Advanced?Not at all. You become our employee and we pay you.
In what types of facilities are traveling positions available?Travel therapy positions through Advanced are typically located in highly esteemed facilities. These include cutting edge outpatient clinics, prestigious private practices, exceptional rehabilitation centers and senior living communities.
Is Advanced certified by the Joint Commission?Yes, Advanced is certified by the Joint Commission
How do I become an Advanced Travel Therapy therapist?To become an Advanced Travel Therapy therapist, simply fill out our online application.
How can I stay informed about open travel healthcare jobs?You can stay informed about open travel healthcare jobs by signing up to receive SMS and Email Alerts from Advanced.
Do you have other travelers I may speak with to gain their insights on traveling?Yes, the Advanced “Advanced Mentors” program provides a wealth of information and an opportunity to connect with well informed mentors in the field of travel therapy.
Do I need to bring housewares with me?No, you don’t need to bring your housewares with you. Advanced provides fully furnished housing, however you are free to bring with you whatever you choose.
I’m not greedy but part of the reason I travel is the extra money I can make. Will I still qualify for travel stipends while on these longer assignments?
I’m not greedy but part of the reason I travel is the extra money I can make. Will I still qualify for travel stipends while on these longer assignments?Absolutely. You can work in one spot as a traveler for up to 12 months before you are considered local. During the course of your school year […]
What other reasons would I want to work in schools?Remember that favorite teacher you had when you were in grade school. That could be you! The impact you have on these children is truly amazing. At the end of the school year, you will be looking forward to your next school assignment in the next […]
Will I be working in one school building or many?It depends on the opening. Sometimes a district has enough of a caseload in one building that you will be there for the course of your entire contract. Other districts may need you to float from one building to another. In situations where you need to […]
Why would I want to work in schools?Longer contracts with far lower likelihoods of a notice. All those school holidays you looked forward to as a kid? You will get those days off while on contract with us!
When can I start?Now! Click here for more info.
Why choose Advanced?You should choose Advanced because we have the ability and structure to market for individual needs. That means that if you are a PT and you want Hawaii, we will seek out opportunities for PT’s in Hawaii instead of waiting for them to surface. However, our experienced recruiters will be truthful with you […]
What types of contract/travel assignments are available and how long are they?Advanced offers travel assignments in PT, OT and SLP roles nationwide. These positions typically 13 weeks in duration, however this varies based on the clients’ needs. School contracts are usually 9 months.
Should I work with multiple companies when trying to find a travel therapy assignment?You are free to do as you please but your recruiter will explain to you that working with multiple agencies can potentially prohibit you from landing that perfect placement. If a client receives your profile from many agencies, they don’t have the […]
Why is working with Advanced so much better than with other therapy job agencies?Working with Advanced is better than working with other therapy job agencies because we have the ability and structure to market for individual needs. What does that mean? If you are a PT and you want HI, we will seek out opportunities […]
Does Advanced have assignments in different settings?Yes, Advanced offers assignments in different areas. Search our jobs section to find out all the diverse locations currently available.
What is the most important aspect of having a successful travel experience?Picking the right company! Our recruiters are some of the best in the business. There is nothing contractually binding you to Advanced Medical for your long term travels (outside of the individual 13 week contract). We gain loyalty through trust and excellent customer service. […]
Do you place therapists in every state?Yes, Advanced Medical offers placement opportunities in all 50 states.
Can I still travel if I travel with a pet?Advanced provides pet-friendly housing and will work hard to accommodate any specific pet-related needs you may have.
Can you find me a job in a particular city?Yes! The Advanced team of talented recruiters will work with you to find your ideal travel therapy role. For instance, if you are a PT and you want Hawaii, we will seek out opportunities for PT’s in Hawaii instead of waiting for them to surface. However, […]
Can I bring family or friends with me on a travel assignment?Yes! We have many travel pairs on assignment all across the nation. Any combo will work, but trust your recruiter’s suggestions on location. You may have to be flexible with location and setting in order to travel with a friend/partner/spouse/etc.
How long are travel assignments?Travel assignments are typically 13 weeks in duration, however this varies based on the clients’ needs. School contracts are usually 9 months.
What is per diem?Per diem is a daily allowance to cover the various costs when traveling.
How often do I get paid?You are paid on a weekly basis.
Does Advanced offer clinical support?Yes, Advanced offers clinical support via our clinical director, Melissa Jones.