As independent contractors, locum
doctors are engaged within various hospitals on a temporary, daily or weekly, and sometimes on a recurring basis (Alonzo & Simon, 2008).
Primary care remained top locum
tenens specialty in 2016 2016 2014 2012 Primary 1 1 1 care (FP, IM, Ped) Hospitalist 2 3 3 Behavioral 3 2 2 health Emergency 4 6 6 medicine Nurse 5 4 9 practitioner Note: Based on a survey of 206 heath care facility administrators.
Max and Steve were co-workers at a regional hospital and complained to each other about the randomness of whether or not they would get a locum
placement when they had their times off.
When I worked as a GP, I paid the locum
more than myself.
Trusts say they are now looking at ways they can reduce spending on locum
and agency workers.
If money is there to pay locums
these exorbitant fees, why aren't they recruiting and training?
NYSE: AHS) said it has completed the acquisition of Onward Healthcare, Locum
Leaders and Medefis from OGH, LLC for a total purchase price of USD82.
OGH, LLC includes nurse and allied healthcare staffing firm Onward Healthcare, national locum
tenens provider Locum
Leaders and SaaS-based vendor management system provider Medefis.
The 45-year-old allegedly worked as locum
doctor while suspended and on sickness.
Temporary doctors / Locum
tenens is a formal market for doctors employed on a temporary basis.
Ltd matches locum
pharmacists, pharmacy dispensers and delivery drivers, to vacancies across the North-east and North-west.
17m on locum
- or relief - and agency health workers in 2013, compared to PS380,000 spent on the same unit four years earlier.