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Melissa Byington

Melissa Byington

Melissa Byington is president of the locum tenens division of CompHealth, the nation's largest locum tenens physician staffing company and a leader in permanent and temporary allied healthcare staffing. Melissa's career in physician recruiting spans nearly two decades. She also serves as the president elect of the National Association of Locum Tenens Organizations (NALTO). E-mail her here.

 

 

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This Locum Tenens recruiter has gone from explaining to doctors what the concept is to explaining how it would work for them.

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As the "Triple Aim" evolves into the "Quadruple Aim," locum tenens physicians become even more vital to achieving your goals.

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A lot of things hold your attention, but when it comes to patient care, patience is a virtue. Here are ways to improve that virtue.

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New data reveals what potential patients are looking for when they are searching for a doctor. It comes down to insurance, convenience and more.

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Using locum tenens physicians is one strategy to ensure that your practice keeps running while you are on vacation.

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Doctors are not the only experiencing burnout, nurses also have this problem. Surprisingly, some nurses say physicians are helping cause problems for them.

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Trusts builds great leadership skills. Here are five things that can help physician managers be strong, trustful leaders to their employees.

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Need a break from your regular job or just more family time? Locum Tenens is the way to go if you are a physician.

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Most people do not enjoy confrontation, but giving vital feedback to staff is something that you need to do to succeed as a practice.

Locum tenens is not for all physicians. But many of their stated objections to trying temporary assignments may not really be barriers at all.

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