Physicians who are willing to travel -especially those who love to travel — often embrace the locum tenens lifestyle because it's a great way to explore every corner of the country.
Read a study by AMA Insurance found that most physicians’ workweeks were in the 40- to 60-hour range, yet more than a quarter reported working more than 60 hours, with a few (5 percent) averaging 80 hours or more.
According to March data from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, men account for 64 percent of the physician workforce, and women physicians represent less than half.
Women’s History Month in March has been formally recognized by Congress since the late 1980s. It was created to acknowledge the contributions that women have made to history -- many of whom have been overlooked or undermined throughout the years.
Today, March 30, we recognize National Doctors’ Day across the country—an opportunity to acknowledge the incredible impact our physicians make on patients in our communities and thank them for their sacrifice.
Part of the experience of taking a locum physician job is the adventure, and working as a cruise ship physician is no exception—from the onboard luxuries and exotic ports of call to a variety of cases to challenge your skills.