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Career Flexibility for Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners

Physician Assistants (PAs) and Nurse Practitioners (NPs) are found in every medical specialty and in every health care setting. This allows in most geographic areas for a healthy job market, usually allowing even new graduates to have their pick of job choices. Read more

PAs and NPs – the Team Ingredient for Healthcare Delivery

Physician Assistants (PAs) and Nurse Practitioners (NPs) are skilled medical professionals who play an integral part in healthcare delivery. Especially in primary care, PAs and NPs attract and manage a significant following of patients. Read more

How Locum Tenens Has Allowed This PA to Broaden Her Horizons

Catie Hauck, a PA with CompHealth, has been working locum tenens since 2014 and enjoys the freedom it gives her to explore the country. She uses the time spent on her travel assignments to explore every bit of the city and surrounding area — from hiking, to visiting local hotspots, to enjoying the local nightlife with her newfound friends. Read more

Questions to Ask: Finding the Right Locum Tenens Assignment

Finding the right locum tenens assignment starts with asking yourself what you are looking to get out of it. Are you in-between jobs and looking for something to help you get by while looking for a new permanent job? Or are you looking for a one-time weekend assignment to make extra money? Or has a life change brought about a desire for a new career in medicine? Locums can be the answer to all of these questions. Read more

PAs are EVERYWHERE!

One of the things I love most about being a Physician Assistant (PA) is that I can work in any setting and in any specialty. I often say – PAs are like type O blood – we can go anywhere. Read more

“Explosive Growth” for PAs Says the 2016 AAPA Salary Report

Jobs for PAs continue to grow and so do PA salaries. The 2016 AAPA PA salary report highlights a bright financial future for PAs. Read more

3 Interview Tips to Get your Perfect Job

Increasing capacity of the health system to meet the growing numbers of patients seeking care is critical and necessary. As this demand continues, the number of opportunities for PAs and NPs continues to grow across all settings and specialties. With this growth comes new job opportunities and chances for in-person interviews. Read more

7 of Our Favorite Stories from 2016

This year has had its ups and downs, but our blog has provided some great content in 2016. From TV doctor quizzes to the adventures of a traveling physician assistant, we are excited about sharing the very best from last year. Here are seven of our favorite stories from 2016. Read more

How to Prepare for Your First Locum Tenens Assignment

Locum tenens assignments can be a great way to make extra money or give your work schedule greater flexibility. If you’re thinking about giving it a try here are a few things you should plan for you may not have thought about before. Read more

NP Week 2016: Thanks For All You Do!

To celebrate NP Week, we put together a few of our recent articles. These articles range from the changing healthcare industry to resources to help you get ahead in your career. Read more