Physician Burnout and The Locum Tenens Sabbatical

Physician Burnout and The Locum Tenens Sabbatical

Physician burnout is a very serious problem. Despite clear data to support this massive issue, it’s not looking like health systems are doing anything to make it better.  Let’s all just put our heads in the sand and hope this issue goes away, right? Wrong. The situation isn’t getting any better with increasing physician shortages, workloads, and non-clinical demands. So how do physicians manage this level of stress and burnout? Time to talk about sabbaticals.

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The Health Insurance Gauntlet For Locum Tenens Doctors

The Health Insurance Gauntlet For Locum Tenens Doctors

Health insurance can be one of the most important decisions you make as a locum tenens doctor, and these days it can be the most complicated. There are multiple aspects to the discussion of health insurance and we are going to take our time with one main issue, where you get your coverage. As a locum tenens doctor, you are running the business called YOU and as CEO, we will show you how to provide health benefits to your one employee!

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The Ins and Outs of Your First Locum Tenens Assignment

The Ins and Outs of Your First Locum Tenens Assignment

Today’s blog post breaks down the details of a doctor’s first experience while on a locum tenens assignment. We shine some light on the nitty-gritty of taking a position and provide some first-hand experience to clarify the process for those considering taking the plunge. Oh, and to make it truly original, this was his FIRST locum tenens job ever!

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