Locum Tenens Blogs – August 2017

Last week was Locum Tenens Week! It’s amazing to think how locum tenens originally started as a way to provide care in rural communities while physicians completed their training. Now it has become a large network which staffs a variety of professionals in all kinds of settings, including nurse practitioners.

5 Ways Locum Tenens NPs Are Changing Healthcare is a great article illustrating how locum tenens nurse practitioners are helping battle the primary care provider shortage.

Barton Associate’s posted several profiles last week about some of their locum tenens Nurse Practitioners and CRNA’s. Below are two profiles that I found interesting and wanted to share:

My Locum Tenens Story: Meet Marti J., Traveling Locum Tenens Nurse Practitioner

My Locum Tenens Story: Meet Mark V., Locum Tenens CRNA

Lastly, for both new and experienced locum tenens Nurse Practitioners, at times it an be a struggle finding the right agency to work with. Check out: How to Choose the Right Locum Tenens Company.

If you missed last month’s Locum Tenens blogs, feel free to check them out here!

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