Locum tenens physicians serve communities and populations hardest hit by the physician shortage. Take time to thank a temporary physician for their contributions during National Locum Tenens Week.
The physician shortage is more pronounced in rural communities, where access to healthcare is limited despite an increased need. Locum tenens doctors can benefit a community in need, and the community can offer advantages practically unheard of in the city.
Short-staffed practices need to have a plan in place when they lose a doctor to preserve the practice operations and patient care.
Here are some keys to consider in taking the long-term, more beneficial approach to addressing the customer experience you provide.
With more than 50 million seniors in the U.S., there is a need for physicians to care for the elderly. Enter: locum tenens docs.
As more patients gain insurance, locum tenens providers and advanced practitioners are gaining prominence.