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Six Locums Interview Tips on How to Land a Job

Wednesday, November 24th, 2021 in General.

One of the most important parts of the locum tenens placement process is your interview with a representative from your potential placement site. However, even if you have interviewed for multiple jobs, locums interviews can be daunting. To help ease your nerves, we’ve asked two of our expert consultants for their best tips on how Read more…

The Benefits of Marketing Your Health Organization Through Social Media

Thursday, November 4th, 2021 in General.

  Marketing trends continually evolve, and for your organization to remain competitive, you must market your health facility appropriately. Although traditional marketing leans heavily on advertising, more contemporary approaches leverage social media. Sites like Facebook, Twitter, and TikTok allow you to market and share information without cost while building valuable relationships with clients. Marketing your Read more…

Practical Tips for Dedicated Doctors: How to Manage Your Busy Locums Schedule

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 in General.

Working in medicine isn’t always an easy feat. Although fulfilling, it’s a physically and mentally demanding career that can dominate your time and cause incredible stress and overwhelm. As a locum tenens doctor or APP, you often face multiple demands and always feel busy. Doctors must also deal with paperwork and administration despite a patient Read more…

Your Guide to the Locum Tenens DEA License

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021 in General.

The federal government Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) enforces drug laws and regulates drug use and distribution in the United States. Anyone who wishes to administer, prescribe, or dispense controlled substances, including Advanced Practice Providers (APPs), Physician Assistants (PAs), and physicians, must hold a DEA license. Although state medical boards don’t control this aspect of licensing, Read more…

Tips for Planning Your Emergency Staffing Support

Monday, October 4th, 2021 in General.

Crises happen and can arise at any given moment. From situations like power outages, flooding, natural disasters, the opioid epidemic, and of course, pandemics, health facilities can experience significant change and upheaval in the blink of an eye. Hospitals and clinics are critical parts of the community, and when they are in crisis, the results Read more…

Guide to The 1099 Tax Form for Locum Tenens

Tuesday, September 28th, 2021 in General.

The information provided in this article is for informational purposes only. Nothing included is meant to be construed as financial advice. If you have questions about any of the information presented, please contact your financial advisor.   As the healthcare system becomes more complex with each passing year, keeping abreast of the changes can be challenging. One Read more…

The Best Delivery Meal Kits for Busy Locum Tenens Providers

Tuesday, September 21st, 2021 in General.

Busy locum tenens providers are often in need of quick, healthy food options for their on-the-go lifestyle. When you’re absorbed in a hectic work schedule whipping up a meal is often challenging, and eating a nutritious, balanced diet can fall by the wayside. Despite your best intentions, it’s often easiest to choose fast food or Read more…

Top 5 Medical Specialties Experiencing an Increase in Demand

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021 in General.

The average life expectancy in the United States has increased by almost 66% in the last century. Thanks to impressive advancements in modern medical technology, people can expect to live longer than ever before. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the average American now lives to 78 years old.   The US has seen an unprecedented demographic evolution, with the number of citizens aged over 65 projected Read more…