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What Happens After You Sign a Travel Nurse Contract?

April 25, 2022
by Voyage Healthcare

We get that nervous butterfly feeling – you’ve just signed on for a new out-state-job and you’re wondering…what’s next? For travel nurses, signing on to a new job in a new city is just the beginning. Long before you’re attending orientation, your new employer has a lot of questions. Luckily, Voyage Healthcare is here to help.

Let’s break down the top details you’ll face after you sign.


Healthcare employers all over the country have various regulations and paperwork they require. Some of it is state-specific and healthcare specific, others are more universal like direct deposit details. We help travel nurses keep track of it all. Your team at Voyage Healthcare works as your personal assistant, coordinating with your new employer and what you need and when it needs submitted. Things like payroll documents, physicals, vaccinations, tax details and more – are all coordinated.


Do you need any additional certifications or licensure documents for your new job? If you’re moving to a new state, you may need a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) which provides a muti-state licenses allowing you to practice with patients across state lines. Our recruiters stay abreast of the latest in compact licenses, and what certification documents you need before you start your job.

Making the Move

Looking for a new house or apartment? Confused about benefits? Need help breaking down transportation and moving costs? We’re here for you. Voyage recruiters wear a lot of hats in helping traveling nurses find new jobs. From your personal career life coach to travel agent, we’re here to help throughout the process and are available to answer questions about any aspect of your move, even if you’re feeling overwhelmed and just need a friend to talk to.


Starting a new job as an traveler is sometimes complicated. But with Voyage, you have a team in your corner. We’ll help simplify the process, from signing to starting. Learn more about how we help travel nurses find the careers of their dreams at

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