(Physicians Practice) The Impact of Locum Tenens

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National Locum Tenens Week

Last August, the National Association of Locum Tenens Organizations (NALTO) celebrated the first-ever National Locum Tenens Week. The healthcare staffing industry is doing so again this week, and it’s an opportunity to thank locum tenens providers for their dedication to serving millions of patients at medical facilities every day in this country. As many as… Read more »

(Physicians Practice) Ensuring continuity of care during a physician vacancy

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Ensuring continuity of care during a physician vacancy, NALTO

By Mike Gianas Employment, Blog, Hiring Firing, Jobs, Recruitment  Having a physician vacancy is not a viable option for today’s medical practices, yet many practices find themselves short-staffed and are suffering the consequences. Last year, the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) offered new research on the physician shortage, which is now projected to reach… Read more »

(Physicians Practice) Improving the Customer Experience at Your Practice

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(Featured in Physicians Practice, March 22, 2018) Shaping the Customer Experience In recent years healthcare staffing made a concerted effort to be held accountable to the customer experience it provides to physicians and medical facilities. I was fortunate to help a firm implement the same system now used as the benchmark for service quality across… Read more »

(Staffing Stream) Top Reasons for Growth of Locum Tenens Staffing

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NALTO, Staffing Industry Analysts

Staffing Industry Analysts Staffing Stream: Top Reasons for Growth of Locum Tenens Staffing August 16, 2017 More than 90% of the U.S. healthcare industry now uses locum tenens physicians in their medical facilities. As we honor those doctors during the first-ever National Locum Tenens Week, here are the top three reasons for the growth of locum… Read more »

Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC): Increasing Speed to Market for Locum Tenens

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NALTO Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Speed To Market

Medical providers who wish to practice in multiple states have traditionally faced a timely and cumbersome licensure process to do so. Therefore, many locum tenens companies have entire departments dedicated to helping physicians and advanced practitioners complete the necessary verification and credentialing requirements needed to begin any assignment. This includes assisting providers who need to… Read more »

(Physicians Practice) One Solution to Short-Staffed Medical Practices

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NALTO

One Solution to Short-Staffed Medical Practices Blog | May 31, 2017 | Practice Models, Productivity, Staff By Mike Gianas The key to avoiding practice turnover and retaining today’s medical providers is to focus on their overall job satisfaction from day one. Keeping a pulse on the health and well-being of your staff to look for… Read more »

Locum Tenens Industry Meets New Healthcare Staffing Challenges

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The use of locum tenens physicians and advanced practitioners has risen to become the predominant staffing solution for our nation’s ongoing shortage of providers and increased demand for care. I’ve blogged in the past about the doctor shortage. It’s a familiar issue we’ve been facing for decades now. However, there are some additional challenges that… Read more »