In the healthcare industry Locum Tenens refers to a physician who is filling in on a temporary basis. This type of job experience allows you to gain the freedom of choosing the opportunities you want to work while providing you the flexibility for a more rewarding career and personal lifestyle.
Locum Tenens providers are independent contractors, and competitive compensation is typically based on hourly shifts or daily terms. Providers are paid bi-weekly; medical liability, travel and lodging expenses are covered as needed.
Assignments can be a single shift to several months based on the needs of the facility and the length of time the provider wants to work. Please talk to one of our staffing consultants to discuss your specific interest.