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 […]

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 […]

Self-Care For Locum Tenens To Avoid Burnout

Burnout is a major factor in the healthcare industry and an issue that employees can’t really afford to be having. Not only for their mental health but for their livelihood. Burnout causes so many mental and physical ailments like exhaustion, excessive stress, detachment from your work, lack of motivation and inspiration, and poor personal image. […]

Traveling To Your Locum Tenens Assignment

Locum Tenens assignments can vary drastically. You could accept a role here, there or on the other side of the country. Whether you’ve landed your first Locum Tenens assignment or you’re embarking on your next destination, your travel experience is going to be pretty interesting either way. Although, with all the newness and excitement in […]

What Are Hospitals Looking For In Physicians?

In the big picture, all physicians carry (or should carry) the basic requirements to become a Locum Tenens. However, when a recruiter or employer is seeking someone to enter and fill a position, these basics are not all that they are looking for. Hospitals like to see some other soft skills and adopt the necessary […]