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For Providers

At Barton Associates, we place locum tenens physiciansNPs, PAs, dentists, and CRNAs in all 50 states. Whether you are a seasoned provider or just getting into the locum tenens market, Barton Associates has the experience and the resources to find you the perfect opportunity and get you to that assignment quickly and efficiently.

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For Clients & Hiring Managers

Barton Associates is a leading national healthcare staffing company. We recruit physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, dentists, and CRNAs in a wide variety of specialties, and can quickly place them in locum tenens assignments at hospitals, practices, and organizations nationwide.

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Barton and Locum Tenens


Barton Associates is a leading national locum tenens agency for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, dentists, and CRNAs. We have the experience, resources, and scale needed to efficiently match talented healthcare providers with great hospitals, medical practices, and companies across the country in a wide variety of practice settings.

  • PA Scope of Practice Laws

    Interactive PA Scope of Practice Law Guide All PAs must practice with a collaborating physician; however, state laws dictate the extent of that relationship. This interactive guide provides an overview of PA scope of practice laws by state with regard to the Six Key Elements of a Modern PA Practice Act from the American Academy of PAs (AAPA). For more information on specific state laws, consult your state’s PA practice act...

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  • When to Hire a Psychiatrist vs...

    Do you know the difference? Comparing the backgrounds and skill sets offered by each of these highly trained provider types will help you decide which will best meet the needs of your hospital, practice, or company. Click the image to enlarge our infographic. Want to read more from a provider's point of view? See the blog post, "Can You Hire a Clinical Psychologist Instead of a Psychiatrist?" ...

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  • Nurse Practitioner Scope of Practice Laws

    Interactive Nurse Practitioner (NP) Scope of Practice Law Guide Nurse practitioner (NP) scope of practice laws vary from state to state. Barton Associates understands these laws may have an effect on the locum tenens nurse practitioners we place throughout the United States, and so we put together this handy interactive guide that offers a snapshot of each state’s scope of practice laws. For more information on specific state requirements, please review each state’s nurse...

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  • Locum Tenens for Families: 3 Ways...

    Locum Tenens For Families

    POSTED: February 15, 2018

    Does improving your well-being mean seeing more of your significant others, spouses, children, and pets? Locum tenens assignments often offer the flexibility to arrange that in a variety of ways. Here’s how to navigate locum tenens for families....

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  • NPs and the Future: What’s the...

    Barton Np Challenges Screenshot

    POSTED: February 13, 2018

    During National Nurse Practitioner Week, which took place November 12-18, 2017, we surveyed NPs regarding the next big challenge their profession would have to face. The responses blew us away, so we brought in some of our recruiters and account managers to help us share them in this new video about NPs and the future....

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  • 3 Advanced Nursing Jobs You Might...

    Ways To Use Your Advanced Nursing Degree

    POSTED: February 08, 2018

    While it may seem impossible when you feel stuck at work, advanced nursing jobs give you freedom to explore different healthcare settings and find what works for you. There are plenty of ways to apply your training — and there’s almost certainly something out there that could make you happier....

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