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. […]

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 […]

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. […]

Highest Paying States for Locum Tenens

Deciding on which state you would like to work in depends a lot on your personal preferences. Some physicians want to work for the people; some want to use the opportunity to adventure and see the country, while others may be purely looking to make the money they need to live well. If your options […]