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The ROI for Hiring Locum Tenens

For many healthcare executives paying close attention to their bottom line, hiring a temporary physician can be a hard pill to swallow. However, in many situations, hiring a locum tenens physician can prove to have a larger return on investment than most would initially think. Consider these scenarios It may be hard to wrap your […]

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What is a Medical Scribe?

If you’ve never heard of medical scribes, you’ve certainly seen them at some point when you’ve visited a doctor’s office. They’re typically the personnel that follows physicians into exam rooms while they provide direct care to document all the necessary information about the patient. Traditionally, the physician’s job has focused solely on direct patient contact […]

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You might be a Locum Tenen if…

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HOSPITAL PRICES ROSE DRAMATICALLY SINCE 2010

Author: John R. Graham Since the Affordable Care Act was signed in March 2010 and began to enroll many more Americans in coverage in 2014, many observers have asserted price inflation in health care has been moderate by historical standards. Such claims are misleading because many observers decline to differentiate between nominal and real inflation. […]

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Massive Health Services Job Growth Since Great Recession

Author: John R. Graham Although not necessarily attributable to the Affordable Care Act, an aging population, or any single factor, it is remarkable how much job growth has occurred in health services since the Great Recession. It is especially remarkable relative to other jobs. Also, changes in employment in health services are not cyclical: They […]

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3 Things to Know About Locum Tenens Staffing

The demand for locum tenens services is growing. Assignments for physicians are getting longer and there is a rising demand for specialists in primary care, emergency medicine, and behavioral health. A temporary staffing solution with roots in the 1970’s has evolved to meet the changing needs of the healthcare industry. Forty years ago, locum tenens […]

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