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Working as a locum tenens physician offers significant benefits in terms of schedule flexibility, unique setting, exposure to different specialties, practice settings, and more. But before accepting a locum tenens role, it pays to consider your health insurance options and create a financial strategy. As independent...

For physicians seeking locum tenens positions in other states, the licensing and credentialing process can seem lengthy and cumbersome. Fortunately, there are ways to streamline the endeavor for those who want to enjoy the benefits of a locum tenens career. Use these tips to simplify and...

Whether you’ve been practicing for years or just passed your boards, an accurate and updated CV is crucial when looking for your next physician role. To help you land your dream job, your CV should highlight your education, certifications, and specializations in an easy-to-read format. Many...

Medical professionals are skilled at weighing the pros and cons of important decisions. This decision-making ability comes in handy when it’s time to decide whether to embark upon a medical career or apply for a fellowship and continue training in a medical specialty. The ability to have more responsibility, practical experience, a deeper...

Locum tenens work is an attractive option for doctors just beginning their careers, mid-career physicians who need an alternative to private practice or full-time employment, and physicians coming out of (or transitioning into) retirement. Why work as a locum tenens physician?   Because life isn’t always predictable. Perhaps your hectic, full-time physician job requires too much time away. Maybe you have student loans to...

Want a high-paying job in the psychiatry profession? Looking for a change of scenery? Have you ever considered relocating to further your career goals? Several cities in the United States have a high demand for psychiatrists—and offer well above average salaries. According to information published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May of 2020, the...