Emergency Medicine

Locum Tenens Emergency Medicine Physicians

The field of emergency medicine is fast-paced and ever-changing, with a growing number of opportunities for locum tenens emergency physicians and advanced practitioners. From Level 1 trauma centers and academic medical centers to critical access hospitals in remote areas, facilities are anxious to fill temporary ER jobs to maintain services without diverting patient revenue during staff vacancies.

Current statistics on emergency medicine physicians in the United States:

  • 31,298 currently work in patient care1
  • 73% are male; 27% female1
  • 34% are 55 or older1
  • Their average annual starting salary is $288,0002

Locum Tenens Emergency Physician Jobs and Advanced Practitioner Jobs

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Staff Care has the largest network of temporary ER job opportunities available across the country. Our Emergency Medicine staffing team is dedicated to matching emergency physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants with the right ER jobs to achieve their personal and professional goals. Browse our exclusive emergency medicine jobs database today!

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Employers looking to fill emergency physician jobs. One out of every 10 healthcare employers who used locum tenens physician coverage over the past year reported that they hired emergency room physicians, according to the 2013 Survey of Temporary Physician Staffing Trends by Staff Care. Download your copy for all the current trends.

Other data sources: 1American Medical Association Master File, 2Merritt Hawkins’ 2013 Review of Physician and Advanced Practitioner Recruiting Incentives.

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