Phone Apps Every Travel Therapist Needs
We live in an increasingly technical age, when we have more digital aids at our fingertips than ever.
In the palm of our hands are multiple mobile apps and websites available to assist travel therapists with everything—from scanning, to driving directions, securing accommodations, and even hiking those hard-to-find trails.
Here’s a run-down of our favorite free or low-cost apps for busy travel medical professionals to stay informed on the move.
Updated in real-time, GasBuddy lets you search for Gas Prices by city, state, and zip code—with listings for all cities in the USA and Canada.
This free app allows you to access the best, most economical routes in real-time, with help from fellow drivers. Also, check out their carpool options.
This free (with upgrade options) app is a no-frills, minimalist travel expense tracker that puts all of your finances in one place for easy access—so you can focus on the fun!
Home Away and VRBO
Search for accommodations for the duration of your travel therapy contract or plot your next vacation getaway.
Discover millions of places—local diners and quirky roadside attractions, or scenic points, national parks, and hotels. “You’re always 5 minutes away from something awesome!”
Quickly scan multipage documents into high-quality PDFs or JPEGs, then name, store and send them anywhere.
The world’s “fastest and most secure VPN app.” Protect yourself from cyber threats wherever you are connected.
Wherever you might be, quickly find the perfect hike, bike ride, or trail run by length, rating, and difficulty level.
Great for texting over Wi-Fi, especially when you’re traveling abroad and want to avoid hefty international data rates.
This app will take the hassle out of booking any flight. Compiling the best prices from all airlines, Hopper generates the cheapest flights, no matter your destination.
Airlines have upped their mobile application game in the past few years. Check-in, view your boarding pass, upgrade your seat, and get flight updates all in one place. Here are the most popular airline apps you should consider having:
With this collection of useful apps on your phone, you’ll be prepared for anything during your busiest contracts.
Take these great apps on the road with you as you travel as a therapist with Med Travelers. Search exciting travel therapy jobs and click on the link below to apply to join our team.