What is Locum Tenens? Locum tenens is a Latin phrase that means “to hold the place of, to substitute for.” Simply, Locum Tenens is a practice of using temporary physicians to fill the care needs of a facility. It provides a flexible schedule and a wide array of options for those who want to gain more experience in various clinical settings. Today, thousands of physicians are locum tenens and recognize the practice as a means to help elevate their career to the next level.
Our team of experts can help practitioners and allied health professionals get started or explain how locum tenens can help address your facility needs.
Locums is the perfect way to cover your needs while staff are away or during busy times. Our locums can work part-time or full-time, short-term and long-term. We handle most or all of the credentialing, payroll, and malpractice etc. Locums to permanent placement is our fastest growing service model. Staff can get started quicker and you can get to know each other before making a commitment. If you are curious about this kind of arrangement, our team can help you get started and further explain how locum tenens can help address your facility’s needs for timely and quality care.