Avoid EMR Burnout in Your Physicians With Locum Tenens

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How to avoid EMR burnout with locum tenens

Electronic Medical Records have great potential in healthcare. They can, however, cause issues, including physician burnout. Using Locum Tenens clinicians can avoid this problem. Since their implementation, Electronic Medical Records (“EMR”) have helped clinicians treat and care for patients. These digital records provide healthcare organizations with the unique opportunity to monitor patient care over time…. Read more »

Locum Tenens Physicians: How to Find Your Ideal Setting

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Locum tenens physicians: find and travel to your ideal setting

A critical part of a physician’s career is deciding on what setting they desire to practice in. There are many different factors involved in this decision, such as patient volume, location, specialty, compensation, CME opportunities and countless more, which can differ for every physician depending on what their personal and career goals are.    While this… Read more »

Going Locum: Why More Physicians Are Making the Switch

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More doctors and other medical professionals are making the switch and enjoying the numerous advantages of going Locum, for the following reasons.

Physicians of all ages, experience levels, and practice areas can benefit from Locum Tenens work. Now, more doctors and other medical professionals are making the switch and enjoying the numerous advantages of going Locum. Working in the medial field no longer means sacrificing work-life balance to get the career you want. In fact, 78 percent… Read more »

Automation Creating Effective Contact Solutions in Healthcare

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Ensuring patient satisfaction is a big part of healthcare, but it is time consuming. Automated solutions are helping physicians communicate with patients.

Ensuring patient satisfaction is a critical aspect of healthcare, but it is also time consuming. Automated solutions are helping physicians effectively communicate with patients. Patient satisfaction is essential to the success of any healthcare practice. In a world where physicians experience extreme time constraints, ensuring the satisfaction of each patient can seem like an impossible… Read more »

Telemedicine: The Engaging Approach to the Future of Medicine

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Telemedicine connects patients with providers regardless of location. Its numerous benefits make it an exciting new approach in the future of medicine.

Telemedicine connects patients with providers regardless of location. Using a variety of devices, healthcare providers can assess, diagnose, and treat patients across the nation. The use of telemedicine is expected to grow up to 30 percent in less than a decade. Despite its seemingly impersonal nature, the popularity of telemedicine (otherwise known as telehealth) continues… Read more »

Rural Physician Shortages: How Locum Tenens Can Help

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The limited supply of physicians cannot keep up with the demand. This shortage is most apparent in rural areas. Fortunately, Locum Tenens can help.

Across the nation, the limited supply of physicians cannot keep up with the demand. Nowhere is this shortage more apparent than in rural areas. Fortunately, Locum Tenens can help. The current physician shortage has negatively impacted patients’ access to quality healthcare. By 2025, it is estimated that there will be a need for up to… Read more »

3 Benefits PAs Have Over Physicians

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While physicians and physician assistants simulate one another and even collaborate on a variety of levels, there are some distinct benefits PAs have.

Just like doctors, physician assistants can assess and treat patients. While PAs frequently work in collaboration with physicians, they bring many unique advantages to a practice. In 2015, there were nearly 110,000 physician assistants employed across the country. This profession is growing in popularity, and it is estimated that the market will increase by 30%… Read more »

NALTO Multiview Briefing #1 — Interstate Licensure Compact

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NALTO Multiview Briefing #1 — Interstate Licensure Compact Key Facts About the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact In early October, a bipartisan group of U.S. senators endorsed the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact. In a letter to the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB), the lawmakers stated, “As strong supporters of the state-based system of physician licensure, we believe… Read more »

NALTO February Multiview Briefing: National Relations Labor Board & 1099s

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National Association of Locum Tenens Organizations, February Multiview Briefing: National Relations Labor Board & 1099s NRLB & Locum Tenens How a National Labor Relations Board ruling could impact locum tenens staffing companies. What “Independent Contractor” Means to the IRS A closer look at what defines an independent contractor for tax reporting purposes, and locum tenens companies. A new year… Read more »

NALTO Multiview Briefing #4: DEA Rulings

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NALTO Multiview Briefing #4: DEA Rulings Headline suggestions: The Basics of DEA Rulings & Locum Tenens Locum Tenens & DEA Rulings What to Know About DEA Registration How Locum Tenens Opportunities Affect DEA Registration Medications can be a critical component to treatment plans. They alleviate pain, minimize symptoms, and combat infection. However, the government has… Read more »