10 Reasons to Work Locum Tenens

TOP 10 BENEFITS OF WORKING LOCUM TENENS

Choosing to work Locum Tenens allows you a ton of freedom, a freedom that can be gained without choosing to retire. Working locum tenens gives you the freedom to decide if all your critical needs and desires such as geography, income potential, practice style, and community match up with your long-term goals.

Physicians and advanced providers choose to accept locum tenens assignments for many different reasons. Many like the option of trying out different practice styles and geographic locations before making a permanent commitment.

You can work in urban areas or even rural mountain towns. As a locums provider, you can choose to work as little or as much as you like.

Just recently Pacific Companies polled some of their active Locum Tenens providers to get a first-hand opinion on what the top 10 reasons for working Locum Tenens were.

Here’s what we found out.

  1. DESIRE TO SLOW DOWN BUT STILL CONTINUING TO WORK.
  2. SHARE YOUR EXPERTISE WITH OTHERS WHO WILL NEED AND APPRECIATE IT
  3. GAIN MORE EXPERIENCE
  4. EARN MORE INCOME
  5. TRY NEW PRACTICE SETTING
  6. MEET NEW PEOPLE
  7. EXPERIENCE NEW AREAS OF THE COUNTRY
  8. IT’S FUN AND EXCITING
  9. BECAUSE YOU CAN
  10. BECAUSE YOU GET TO WORK WITH DEDICATED PROFESSIONALS AT PACIFIC COMPANIES

Overall, working a Locum Tenens job can be a very rewarding experience and working with Pacific Companies will ensure that you have a rewarding Locum’s career or a short term break from your normal routine without sacrificing pay and security.