For physicians interested in working locum tenens abroad, here’s how COVID-19 has changed the international locums landscape.
Guam Memorial Hospital’s chief of internal medicine shares what it’s like working locum tenens in Guam and why doctors are needed there.
Tax 101 for doctors taking international or U.S. locum tenens assignments
This guide for beginners will give you everything you need to know to get started on your first international locum tenens adventure.
One of the differences locums physicians need to consider is how prescribing practices for opioids differ in other countries.
Occupational medicine urgent care physician Dr. Kay Hooshmand was able to give her family a rewarding experience by working locum tenens in Montana.
An honest, transparent look at physician pay in other countries, as well as why so many doctors take an assignment in locations around the world.
If you’re a physician who wants more control over your life and a better work/life balance, consider locum tenens with its greater schedule flexibility.
Locum tenens physicians must meet specific reference requirements. Building your network will help make credentialing go as smoothly as possible.
Ready to head off on the adventure of a lifetime? Here’s a list of the documents you’ll need for an international locum tenens assignment.
Infectious disease physician Dr. Dalilah Restrepo shares how she rediscovered her love of medicine with an international locum tenens assignment in New Zealand.
If you have kids — or perhaps more aptly, especially if you have kids — consider international locums to experience a family adventure like no other.
Radiologist Dr. Greg Kapala has worked in various locations throughout his long career, including for various private practices in the Midwest. Since 2008, he has taken numerous three-month and six-month international locum tenens stints in New Zealand, in addition to doing contract work for the VA. “I really like traveling,” Dr. Kapala explains. “I love […]
Getting ready to finish residency? Consider taking a locums tenens assignment before building your practice and settling into a community.
Physicians have a variety of options for practicing medicine in another country. Here are six ways a physician can make a living outside the U.S.