Transitioning from Locum to Perm Physician Jobs | 3 Reasons Why
May09

Transitioning from Locum to Perm Physician Jobs | 3 Reasons Why

Locum tenens jobs represent some of the most diverse and interesting physician jobs out there. You can travel throughout the country, all while advancing in your field and expanding your network. For many newly graduated med students, locum tenens jobs provide opportunities to explore the profession with ease. Still, as much as someone enjoys traveling there is still the possibility they want to settle down or change their pace a bit....

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Three Ways to Improve Patient Adherence
Mar06

Three Ways to Improve Patient Adherence

As a locum tenens doctor, you’re almost constantly on the move. Traveling across the country and seeing lots of different patients sometimes makes spending quality time with each of them a bit challenging. After doing your part to treat every medical condition within your power, it’s up to patients themselves to ensure they regain their health. This can mean adhering to the distinct instructions provided, taking their medication, or...

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Highest Paying Jobs in Healthcare
Feb21

Highest Paying Jobs in Healthcare

Is it a coincidence that the color green is not only the color of money, but it’s also one of the primary colors in our LocumJobsOnline.com logo? Okay, it probably is, but let’s get to my point. With the price of education (especially healthcare education) continuing to rise each year, it’s no surprise that many students are looking at school as an investment. You’ll be putting a lot of time and money into your education, so it’s...

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Interview Tips for Locum Tenens Doctors
Feb14

Interview Tips for Locum Tenens Doctors

Nervous about an upcoming interview? Have no fear! There are plenty of ways you can prepare to knock that interview out of the park. For starters, research the company. Find out as much as you can about the hospital or practice where you’ll be going so you don’t walk in blind. Next, practice and prepare as much as possible ahead of time. This will help you to remain calm throughout the interview. How do you prepare, you ask? Check out...

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Who Can Be a Locum Tenens? Ideal Characteristics of Travel Docs
Feb09

Who Can Be a Locum Tenens? Ideal Characteristics of Travel Docs

Jane is shy. She doesn’t like engaging with new people or putting herself in unfamiliar places. Jane doesn’t work well under pressure, and she is easily distracted.  She’s afraid to ask questions or admit when she doesn’t know something. She also lacks confidence and a positive outlook on life. Jane likes to be around her family, and she doesn’t venture far from home. Jane probably wouldn’t make a very good locum tenens physician. It...

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Build Better Physician-Recruiter Relationships | Five Ways
Feb06

Build Better Physician-Recruiter Relationships | Five Ways

Working as a locum tenens physician is a great way to keep your career fresh, but it takes some upkeep. Luckily, you don’t have to go about finding every job all on your own! Whether you’re new to locum tenens work or not, working closely with a recruiter really makes the difference. Sustaining your career means evolving with each assignment… And learning to build better physician-recruiter relationships is the secret! We’ll explore...

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