Welcome to Staff Care's Locum Tenens Video Series, where we examine some of the most pressing issues facing the healthcare staffing industry. Today's video discusses the unique, career-building experiences often associated with locum tenens work. View more locum videos here.
For physicians and advanced practitioners, locum tenens work offers a variety of enriching and rewarding opportunities — many of which can, in turn, lead to unique improvements in one's personal life and professional expertise.
But make no mistake — locums work can also present doctors and clinicians with some unforeseen challenges that aren't often encountered in more traditional practice styles. (Similarly, locum tenens work does offer a rich variety of benefits not found in day-to-day-practice settings. Click here for an overview of the benefits of locum tenens work.)
The key to dealing with those challenges, advises Dr. Shrimant Ayaram in this locum video, is to embrace the differences inherent in locum tenens work, and to be prepared for any unique situations you may come across.
Locum Video: Unique Locum Tenens Work Experiences
Okay, it's probably true that the challenges you face as a U.S.-based locum tenens physician or practitioner aren't likely to be quite the same as those described by Dr. Ayaram, whose story recounts a unique experience with locum tenens work in a small Indian village. Nonetheless, his story is illustrative of the almost endless variety of settings and situations, and the wealth of experiences enjoyed by those who embrace locum tenens work.
Interested in adding a unique locum tenens work experience to your career portfolio? We invite you to search our available locum tenens jobs here, or contact us directly here.