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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

Recent OT Grad Loving Her First Travel Job In Texas

Occupational Therapist Elizabeth Riley was ready to travel as soon as she passed her boards and obtained her license in November of 2016. She had been looking at various travel jobs but finally found the perfect first job at Texas Medical Center in Houston. 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

Full-Time Locums Physician Dr. Johnny Shen Featured on ReachMD

Full-time locums physician Johnny Shen recently was featured on ReachMD. There is an expectation among many doctors finishing residency to seek and sign long term work contracts with hospitals and private practices. But for some, this particular career trajectory can feel limited and even restrictive to achieving work/life balance. Read more

How this Doctor Found Job Flexibility through Travel Assignments

Like many physicians, Dr. Amy Wecker was feeling burned out. She turned to locum tenens to find the job flexibility and work/life balance she'd always wanted. Read more

Adorable Pet Photo Contest

There’s nothing better to get you through the stressful holiday season than to curl up next to a furry family member. And, to get you in the holiday spirit, we are having a pet photo contest. Read more

Thank You Providers For All You Do!

As the season for giving thanks nears, we are extremely grateful for all the providers making a difference in the world. We appreciate their ability to provide quality care for their patients and for the integral part they play in the healthcare industry. Read more

How Locum Tenens Reignited this Hospitalist’s Passion for Medicine

After more than 30 years in medicine, Dr. Susan Newcomb was feeling burned out. Find out how locum tenens helped her love her job again. Read more