Updated! We need doctors to work hospitalist positions in New York, New Mexico and Arkansas — stat! If you're a doctor looking to finish off 2016 with a great locum tenens assignment, Staff Care has some excellent news for you! We're got a huge variety of new locum tenens hospitalist jobs to fill in a number of states throughout the summer, fall, and beyond.
Whether you're a seasoned physician with decades of experience under your belt or a relatively new doctor just a few years out of your residency or fellowship, you'll find that working locum tenens hospitalist jobs is a great way to build experience in a new facility, earn some extra income between full-time assignments, and maybe even land that full-time opportunity you've been looking for — many of our locums hospitalist jobs are more than happy to hire quality physicians on a full-time basis.
Locum Tenens Hospitalists: In Demand, Nationwide
Exclusive Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in New York State from Staff Care
Montauk Point, Long Island
Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in New York
Why are hospitalists so in-demand today? As Becker's Hospital Review puts it, hospitals are increasingly "turning toward hospitalists to help them address physician shortages and ever-growing patient volumes in the inpatient setting."
Exclusive Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in New Mexico from Staff Care
New Mexico, the "Land of Enchantment"
Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in New Mexico
Hospitalist positions are also appealing because they're often available to physicians who may not necessarily specialize in hospital medicine. Hospitalists may be trained in family medicine, internal medicine and general pediatrics; indeed, general practitioners have been known to embrace locum tenens hospitalist positions as a means to expand their depth of career experience and work in a greater variety of facility types and locations.
Exclusive Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Arkansas from Staff Care
The Arkansas Countryside in Autumn
Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Arkansas
Even better, as hospitalist jobs often require doctors to be on call 24 hours a day, locums hospitalist assignments provide the opportunity to take a well-deserved, and sometimes badly needed breather between assignments — which can help prevent burnout, a key advantage for both the physician and the hospital.
Exclusive Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Louisiana from Staff Care
New Orleans at Night
Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Louisiana
"It’s been four years since I began practicing locum tenens hospitalist medicine, and I have never looked back," wrote Geeta Arora, MD, in a 2015 letter to The Hospitalist. "I get to pick and choose how often I work and, most importantly, when I do work, it is an absolute joy. I can happily say I am able to give my patients the care that they deserve without feeling burnt out."
Exclusive Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Mississippi from Staff Care
Mississippi's Gulf Coast
Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Mississippi
> Click & Save: Locums Hospitalist Staffing Trends: An Infographic from Staff Care
Exclusive Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Missouri from Staff Care
Kansas City, Missouri
Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Missouri
If you're interested in pursuing a locum tenens opportunity with Staff Care, we're actively seeking locums hospitalists to work assignments nationwide — but especially in New York, New Mexico, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri and Washington State. If you live in one of those states — or are willing to travel there for a temporary assignment — we want to hear from you asap! Remember, the sooner you apply, the sooner we can begin your licensing and credentialing process, and get you working in your next locum hospitalist job as soon as possible.
Click here for a state-by-state guide to physician licensing.
Exclusive Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Washington State
Mount Rainier in Northwest Washington State
Locum Tenens Hospitalist Jobs in Washington State
If you’re a physician interested in locums hospitalist career opportunities, we invite you to search available locum tenens jobs here, or contact us directly here.