Do I need to be licensed in a state for short-term work? Ethan Roney September 06, 2018 19:34 Follow We do require all our doctors to be licensed in the state they wish to work regardless of the assignment length. Related articles What if I want to get a license in another state? Do I need to get my own malpractice insurance? How can I prepare for credentialing? How do I get paid? How do I submit my timecards? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.