The Best & Worst of Locum Tenens

 In For Job Seekers, Locum Tenens

As a leading healthcare staffing agency in Texas, Florida, North Carolina and other states, we place providers in permanent and temporary medical jobs. Therefore, we know well the pros and cons of both. There’s something nice about the security of a permanent position, yet the freedom and flexibility of a locum tenens life can be appealing.

One locums doctor recently shared his locum tenens pros and cons in a Physicians Money Digest article. Locum tenens work gives you freedom and good pay, and you can avoid the hospital or medical practice politics. But there are downsides. Read more …

If you’re a doctor, nurse practitioner or physician assistant who is considering locum tenens, talk with a TinkBird medical recruiter in your region. We’ve become very good at listening to medical practitioners and helping them evaluate options to land in the medical job that’s the best fit for their needs and personality. TinkBird can help you understand and evaluate the tradeoffs before you make the leap to temporary medical work.

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