With it's increasing popularity, majority of physicians either know someone who's worked locums or worked alongside a locum tenens physician. Why is it, then, that many still aren't aware of the benefits of working temporary assignments?
What was once seen as something only physicians nearing retirement did, has now grown into an industry that attracts different physicians from many stages in their career.
Benefits like additional income and the ability to "test drive" a job are some of the things that draw so many physicians and advanced practitioners to work locum tenens.
If you have considered working locums but are still unsure of how it can benefit you, visit Physician's Weekly to read the top reasons physicians choose locum tenens.