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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

Getting A Head Start On Your State Medical License

State medical licenses can be difficult to obtain. The following tips will help make obtaining state medical licenses faster and easier. Read more

Physicians Consider Locum Tenens Instead of Retirement

The demographics of locum tenens are changing. What was once seen only as an option for older physicians is now becoming popular among younger doctors. Read more

Financial Decisions For Late Career Physicians – White Coat Investor

As physicians approach retirement there are a lot of financial decisions to make. Have you planned well? Are you ready to retire? Can you afford not to work? Dr. Jim Dahle, the White Coat Investor, talks about these and other considerations in a post on whitecoatinvestor.com. Read more

The Freedom of Locum Tenens Assignments

The physicians that work with CompHealth love taking locum tenens assignments. Although the reasons for working locum tenens are varied, they each have one thing in common — they love the freedom taking these assignments affords them. 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

Adorable Pet Photo Contest Highlights

A big thank you to all that submitted pictures in our pet photo contest! You shared some sentimental, zany moments of your pets. Here are the winners and a Facebook gallery of all the photos submitted. Read more

Locum Tenens Surgeon Saves Limbs and Lives

Locum tenens physicians are often thrust into unfamiliar surroundings, but an experienced doctor is able to help patients regardless of where they are. Dr. Richard Bock is one such physician. 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