How to Manage and Organize Your Locum Tenens Schedule

2019 has arrived and new years resolutions are in full swing! As a locum provider you may have set some new goals that you would like to accomplish. Whether it be from traveling to new destinations, or picking up a few extra assignments, planning now will help you stay on track for the year! Here are simple ways to stay… Read More

How You Can Accelerate Your Job Search in the Healthcare Industry

Jobs in the healthcare industry are rising at fast rates. When it comes to finding the right job for physicians, there are a lot of factors to consider. The process can even seem overwhelming at times so we’ve put together 4 easy ways you can fast track your job search and land your dream career! Create a Solid CV (Curriculum… Read More

How Can Locum Tenen’s Help the Problem of Physician Burnout?

How Can Locum Tenen’s Help the Rising Problem of Physician Burnout? Physician burn out is becoming an increasing issue in the healthcare industry. With more and more doctors reporting that they are cutting back on seeing new patients, switching to part-time, or retiring early due to exhaustion in their field of work.  The healthcare industry is already hurting from a… Read More

Working As An Independent Contractor

Working As An Independent Contractor By: Frank Phillips Normally when working as a locum tenens provider, physicians will be treated as independent contractors. This is true whether you are working through an agency or directly with a healthcare facility.  Working as an independent contractor has many advantages such as working where, when and for how long you want. You typically… Read More

Credentialing for Locum Tenens Assignments

Credentialing for Locum Tenens Assignments: What should you expect? BY: B. Franklin Phillips Working as a locum tenens physician or advanced practice professional has many benefits. It gives you as a provider complete control over when you work. Locum tenens also allows you to pick up several shifts per month to make some additional income, scheduling around a permanent job.… Read More