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Serving patients and her family through locum tenens

Dr. Gina Bell was looking for an option that would provide her with more flexibility of schedule and control of her life so she could focus more on her family. A friend recommended she try locum tenens and the rest is history. Read more

Locums lets Dr. Peter Kim spend more time with his family

After a 20 plus year career as an obstetrician Dr. Peter Kim saw a fellow a physician he had been in residency with succumb to cancer. It gave Kim an epiphany, after watching his friend work all the time and then be gone so quickly made Kim realize he wanted to spend more time with his wife and three small children. Read more

10 must-knows when considering part-time physician jobs

Looking for a part-time physician job? Use these 10 tips to identify ways you can start working less and enjoying life more. Read more

The 2017 Medscape Physician Compensation Report Analyzes Earnings and Satisfaction

More than 19,200 physicians in more than 27 specialties responded to this year’s Medscape compensation survey. Question topics ranged from overall physician incomes to the compensation gap between men and women. Read more

Seven States Now Offering Expedited Medical Licensure To Qualified Physicians (UPDATED)

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

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

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