CompHealth ConnectNews, Tips, and Trends for Healthcare Professionals

Negotiating Your First Physician Contract

Negotiating your first physician contract can be a daunting task. You have just finished years of training and are finally ready to move on from residency into full-fledged practice. Read more

Seven States Now Offering Expedited Medical Licensure To Qualified Physicians

On April 6, 2017 the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Commission began processing applications for expedited licensure in some states. This makes the process for obtaining a medical license in these states simpler if you already hold your primary license in one of the participating states. Read more

From Impromptu Gifts to Sesame Chicken – CompHealth Employees Go Out of Their Way To Show They Care

CompHealth prides itself on finding the perfect jobs for its providers but in addition to finding jobs sometimes our employees find themselves stepping in to help providers in other ways. Read more

Physicians’ Thoughts on Their CompHealth Recruiters

CompHealth recruiters work hard to build great relationships with our providers and find them the perfect job for their situation. Here is what a few of them have to say about their experience working with us and how their recruiters have made their experiences better. 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

Biases, Positive and Negative, Surface in Physicians’ Attitudes According To 2017 Medscape Study

Physicians of every ethnic background admit to patient bias according to the 2017 Medscape Lifestyle Report: Race and Ethnicity, Bias and Burnout. Read more

Beating Burnout Continues to Challenge Physicians

The 2017 Medscape Lifestyle Report finds that physician burnout continues to rise. Spending too much time at work and on EHRs were to top causes listed. Read more

What Doctors Need to Know about Student Loan Refinancing

Many doctors start their careers with a hefty amount of student loan debt hanging over their heads. The White Coat Investor shares why refinancing your student loans is a great way to eliminate your debt faster. Read more

10 Ideal Locations for Travel Assignments in Winter

Are you sick of winter and ready for a change? Taking locum tenens assignments could be the cure for your winter blues. Here are 10 locations ideal for any physician looking to take a travel assignment this winter. Read more

How to Build a Better Relationship with Your Physician Recruiter

When working with a physician recruiter to find a new job, building a strong relationship with him or her is an important part of the process. CompHealth vice president Mike Sievert shares six tips to forging a relationship with your recruiter that will help you succeed in finding your ideal job. Read more