Benefits of Working in a VA
Nov22

Benefits of Working in a VA

Veteran’s Day recently was celebrated, and it got many of us thinking about those working in VA hospitals and other medical facilities that help veterans. There are literally thousands of veterans that need medical treatment every single day. When it comes to healthcare positions for locum tenens, we often just think about the major healthcare facilities that are scattered throughout the U.S. However, VAs can often get overlooked...

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U.S. Summer Destinations for Locum Tenens
May23

U.S. Summer Destinations for Locum Tenens

Dr. Martin’s idea of the perfect summer is to hike as much as possible during his time away from the hospital. Dr. Richardson, on the other hand, dreams of front-porch sitting and reading a good book. And Dr. Steele imagines a fruity cocktail and a seafood dinner at the nearest waterfront restaurant. Luckily, all of these doctors can get their wish, because there are plenty of summer destinations for locum tenens across the United...

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International Locum Tenens Physician Guide
Dec01

International Locum Tenens Physician Guide

Physicians are a vital component of American society. Doctors in both permanent and temporary roles provide pivotal care to patients in need. This said the need for doctors is not limited to the United States. While there are many great jobs available for physicians domestically, the opportunity to practice abroad may still seem exciting. Many people desire to see more of the world and experience different cultures. It is even better...

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Top Five Fall Destinations for Locum Tenens
Aug02

Top Five Fall Destinations for Locum Tenens

August has arrived, which means fall is just around the corner. Are you one of those people who love the change of season, colorful leaves, and sweater weather? Or do you hate that crisp air and wish for summer warmth and beach days year-round? No matter how you feel about fall coming, the good news is that by being a locum tenens your job allows you to travel. As a locum tenens physician, you get the perk of being able to choose...

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Why Choose Rural Destinations for Locum Tenens?
May03

Why Choose Rural Destinations for Locum Tenens?

You’d probably expect to find healthier people in rural areas, due to the fresh air and loads of space, but it’s actually the opposite. According to the County health Rankings, health is declining in rural towns and the physician shortages are rising. In addition, the American Medical Association discovered that 1/5 of the US population lives in non-metropolitan areas, but less than 11% of physicians practice in these areas. Rural...

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5 Relaxing Getaways for Locum Tenens
Apr17

5 Relaxing Getaways for Locum Tenens

As a traveling physician, your family and friends might view your life as one big vacation. To be fair, they aren’t completely wrong, since you get to travel to new destinations and have the opportunity to see what the country has to offer. But, even though you have that advantage, you’re still working long hours and are responsible for carrying out your physician duties. Locums work to cover physicians when they need a vacation, so...

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