Why Should Hospitals Hire Locum Tenens?

The Locum Tenens title was gaining a lot of traction and officially skyrocketed in 2022. They are in high demand due to the still occurring pandemic, staffing shortages, increased patient load and simply the need for some extra hands. As of 2020, 85% of hospitals were relying on Locum Tenens to add that extra support. […]

Suicide Awareness Month: Doctors and Physicians

Every year when September rolls around, we are reminded of the lives that we have lost to suicide. Such a taboo and stigmatized topic is brought to the forefront in order for us to be able to try and recognize the signs, make sure our family and friends are feeling safe and content and to […]

Staying Healthy As A Locum Tenens

As a healthcare worker, taking care of others’ health is a part of the job. Yet, sometimes our own health takes a back burner. Throw some travelling into the mix and we tend to find ourselves reaching for whatever is available to us at the time. Sure, we have an array of options. “Healthier” spots […]

Mindful Practices For Locum Tenens

“Anyone whose work involves immense human suffering needs to be aware of their inner life. The nature of the work that physicians do makes [them] more vulnerable to negative emotions or making errors” – Ronald M. Epstein, M.D, Medical News Today. At a time when burnout is at a high, patients are extremely nervous about […]

The Benefits of Working Rural as a Locum Tenens

Whenever you hear about becoming a Locum Tenens, one of the draws to the job is being able to go and work in prominent places. You could choose to venture off to California and enjoy the beaches, New York to enjoy the big city life or areas like Utah where extreme sports and good food […]

Myths and Misconceptions About Locum Tenens

If you are someone who is looking to shake up their career and try something new, you’ve maybe heard or thought about the Locum Tenens route. It consists of travelling to various parts of the country to have your skills utilized by hospitals in need of your extra hands. Although, there is a lot of […]