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Why Work Locum Tenens? Physicians Find Plenty of Reasons

Are you fiercely independent or famously indecisive -- perhaps not ready to commit long-term to any person or place? Or are you a bit of an idealist who’s encountered enough disillusioned or disgruntled doctors to [...]

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Status of Hospital Physician Staffing, Locums Agency News & More
Locums Digest: Hospital Staffing Outlook for January 2021, Locums Agency News & More

Locums Digest: Hospital Staffing Outlook for January 2021, Locums Agency News & More

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“Convenience Clinics” Caring for Increasing Numbers of Children

“Parents complain that pediatricians, wary of COVID, shift kids to urgent care,” according to a recent Kaiser Health News article. The practice has apparently become so prevalent that the American Academy of Pediatrics has issued […]

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Introducing: The No-BS Guide to Locum Tenens

Part 1: Loco What??! What is Locum Tenens?

Locum tenens guides are a dime a dozen, so why another one? Unlike others, ours is an unfiltered guide that helps providers learn how to succeed in today’s “fill-in physicians” game without the spin and self-serving propaganda.

In the first part of our seven-part series:

  • What locum tenens medical practice is
  • How this way of practicing works
  • Why, at various stages of your career, you might want to consider it.

Locum Tenens Staffing Directory

The Locumpedia Directory features detailed listings of all locum tenens staffing agencies including their top specialties and providers staffed, a direct connection to job listings, contact info, malpractice details, payment options, and more.

Emergency Medicine

(46 agencies)

Anesthesiology

(45 agencies)

Psychiatry

(38 agencies)

Family Medicine

(38 agencies)

Hospitalist

(32 agencies)

General Surgery

(26 agencies)

Cardiology

(26 agencies)

Internal Medicine

(25 agencies)