Category - Locum Tenens
The meaning of locum tenensDecember 1st, 2022
Merriam Webster defines locum tenens as “one filling an office for a time or temporarily taking the place of another.” When founding CompHealth in 1979, Therus Kolff thought this term would be fitting to describe physicians working temporary assignments.
Using locum tenens to take a sabbaticalNovember 9th, 2022
Locum tenens NP Sophia Khawly explains how working locum tenens during a sabbatical is a great way to earn income, travel, and avoid burnout.
Adventures as a locum tenens NP: Travel, culture, and unique experiencesOctober 6th, 2022
NP Sophia Khawly shares stories of some of the many adventures she’s had working locum tenens.
How to reignite your love of medicine: Tips from a locum tenens anesthesiologistSeptember 21st, 2022
Dr. Lumpkin turned to locum tenens to reignite her love for medicine. Now she’s telling others about it in her book, Road Warrior Physician.
Exploding 7 locum tenens myths: a physician’s perspectiveSeptember 14th, 2022
Get the real story on the practice of a locum tenens provider! If you’re willing to let go of the myths and misconceptions, you might find yourself considering or reconsidering locum tenens as a lifestyle, or as a viable career transition strategy.