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.
An in-depth look at how malpractice works in other countries when you are working an international locum tenens assignment.
If you are looking to grow, develop, and have fun adventures, locum tenens is a good option at any stage in a physician’s career.
The ever-growing international locums market provides numerous opportunities for professional growth — and, of course, adventure.
Tyler Black, president of Global Medical Staffing, shares why physicians should consider international locum tenens.
Worried about the logistics of travel and being away from home for an extended period? It’s time to debunk the myths about international locums.
When it comes to an international locums assignment, how and what you pack matters. Follow these pro packing tips from veteran international locums.
Many healthcare providers are turning to locum tenens, with more than 75 percent of hospitals using locums, according to the National Association of Locum Tenens Organizations. A few of the reasons so many healthcare organizations turn to locums include: Staff shortages in healthcare, expected to grow to a physician shortage of 46,000-90,000 physicians by 2025, […]
Tax 101 for doctors taking international or U.S. locum tenens assignments
Aristotle once said, Friendship is essentially a partnership.” That can be said of Dr. Ronald Stiller and his physician reps at Global Medical Staffing. Kipp Robinson, domestic recruiter at Global Medical Staffing, recruited Dr. Stiller by pointing out that Global could pay a lot more than Dr. Stiller’s permanent position, allowing less work and more […]
Drawing qualified physicians to a rural community can be challenging. It takes time, effort, and resources. Helping you fill your staffing needs quickly with top doctors is just one benefit of turning to Global Medical Staffing. There are many reasons to use locums for help filling shortages – and the benefits are great. Some benefits include revenue, patients need care, providing care locally keeps money in the community, fill positions with top physicians who love rural communities, a locums can help in numerous situations and reduce burnout.