- BC/BE Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
- 2+ years experience
- Admissions, discharges, round on med/surg telemetry floor – standard
- Open ICU but no procedures required
- EMR: Cerner
- Shifts are 7a-7p and 7p-7a.
- 60-90 days for credentialing
Please email your CV today for immediate consideration to:
Nicci Attaway| Recruiting Team Lead | ECHO Locum Tenens, a division of Sound Physicians | 1301 Solana Blvd. Bldg 2, Suite 2200, Westlake, TX 76262 M: 817-528-9807
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Working locum tenens is a popular choice for many providers. Some choose to pursue locum tenens placements full time, while others do it in addition to their permanent positions.
Considering locum tenens? Here’s a few things to note before you commit.
Throughout our many years providing internim staffing services, we’ve heard many assumptions and misconceptions about locum tenens. We’d like to clear up some of those ideas today.
There are many benefits to working as a locum tenens physician. First and foremost, you have control over the amount of shifts you take on and the location of where to work. Not only do you get the unique opportunity to test out different practice settings, additionally you can explore different parts of the country.
When working through challenges it’s important to remember that “rear view mirrors are intentionally smaller than windshields.” A common challenge for many people is giving and receiving feedback. Feedback is essential for improving performance and growing. And, while feedback is important, much like rear view mirrors, its focus is on the past.
With many different locum tenens organizations to choose from, the process can be extremely daunting when selecting which is the best fit for you. And, often confusing if you’re new to working as a locum tenens physician. One of the biggest learning curves is how to get from your destination to the hospital where you will be working.
Are you considering work as a locum tenens provider? Here’s a list of benefits that may be helpful in ma ing your choice.