Category Archives: Working Locum Tenens

Facilities: How To Bill For Locum Tenens Services

As a facility, there are a variety of reasons as to why you may need locum tenens coverage. Maybe a permanent physician is taking maternity leave or maybe there’s an influx of patients in July due to heat strokes and firework accidents. But, did you know you are able to bill for the care provided by a locum…
Read more

3 Common Locums Gripes And How To Fix Them

Choosing your own schedule, traveling and getting to experience different healthcare facility settings are all wonderful benefits of choosing to be a locum tenens physician. But, everyone has a few gripes about their career. In an effort to help locums physicians to be more satisfied by their experience and facilities to get their best return…
Read more

Marketability & The Locum Tenens Physician

Maybe you're a skilled locums provider with years among years of medical experience. Or, maybe you are a recent graduate with top-notch textbook knowledge and hands-on residency practice. No matter if you have 0 or 15 years of medical practice, there i€™s a perfect locum tenens opportunity waiting for you. However, if you are on…
Read more

5 Must-Have Merits For The Locum Tenens Hero

A superhero doesn’t have to have a red cloak and extraterrestrial powers to save the day. Just like iconic comic book characters, locum tenens physicians often come to the rescue for many facilities and practices across the country. Whether it’s a rural care clinic struggling to find a replacement doctor or an urban emergency department…
Read more

3 Ways to Use Social Media for Career Success

As a locum tenens physician, you may have different specialties that allow you to work at a local facility across town or 3000 miles away. Whether you’ve had one locums assignment or many, connecting with colleagues you’ve worked with, facilities you’ve provided care for, and recruiters that helped land you a job can enhance your…
Read more

How to Find a Reliable Locums Recruiting Agency

Searching for a new locums job or opportunity can be difficult and intimidating. There are hundreds of job listings in numerous cities across the country. So, where do you start? A recruiting agency can be a valuable companion in a job search for any traveling healthcare professional. Recruiting agencies help provide you with career opportunities,…
Read more

Locums Tax Tips For The 2014 Tax Season

Tax season tends to bring on the groaning, moaning, and uh-oohing for many employed individuals. But don’t let this For season spook you! Did you know that as a locum tenens physician, not only do you get great pay, but you also receive great tax benefits? To ensure proper and stress-free tax filing, cheap NBA…
Read more