3 Things Locum Tenens Want in an Agency
Jun05

3 Things Locum Tenens Want in an Agency

As many in the healthcare industry report, the United States is currently facing a shortage of physicians. This trend is expected to continue over the next decade or longer should these conditions persist. At the moment, healthcare facilities do what they can to make sure full-staffing is a priority. Although there are many factors which contribute to these shortages, one common solution is hiring locum tenens physicians. Finding...

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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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Moonlighting Jobs for Locum Tenens
Nov20

Moonlighting Jobs for Locum Tenens

With physicians and medical professionals remaining in high-demand everywhere in the country, there are jobs that can fit just about every specialty and schedule out there. Although many permanent physicians put in an amazing amount of hours each week, some are still in search of extra income and experience. Today, you’ll find an increasing amount of moonlighting jobs for locum tenens and even non-traveling physician positions. Here...

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Work as a Nocturnist | The Main Benefits
Nov15

Work as a Nocturnist | The Main Benefits

Although it may sound like a term a nature documentary might use describing owls or other night-dwelling creatures, nocturnist hospitalists are becoming an increasingly integral part of an understaffed medical world. Yet, what is a nocturnist exactly? These are a rare breed of hospitalist physicians who have somehow found a way to turn the night hours into their primary work shift. And while many hospitalists do end up working beyond...

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Primary Care Physician Shortage Statistics and Information
Jun30

Primary Care Physician Shortage Statistics and Information

Primary care physicians largely shape patients’ experiences with healthcare. As their first point of contact and likely their diagnosing doctor, these physicians are pivotal to the medical industry. Whether in family practice, general practice, pediatrics, internal medicine, or any other medical facility, the importance of primary care physicians cannot be understated. However, as we continue to see medical breakthroughs in...

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Locum Tenens in the ER | Unique Challenges
Jun27

Locum Tenens in the ER | Unique Challenges

With an increased demand for urgent care in emergency rooms across the United States, staff shortages are as much of a problem as ever. Regardless of whether people in the ER are actually meant to be there, these larger volumes of patients are putting strains on how efficiently staffed a hospital or facility can be. The popular solution is to hire temporary staff to fill the gaps, however, there are still some unique challenges for...

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