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    Avoid Delays in Credentialing Locums During COVID-19

    When trying to serve your patients during COVID-19, delays in staffing can be frustrating - not to mention life-threatening. By credentialing locum tenens providers quickly, you can provide better care to those who need it most.That said, the credentialing process can be arduous - so how can you be ...

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    Barton Associates: Industry Experts in IHS Facility Staffing

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    Barton Team Barton Team | December 10, 2020

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    Guide to Surviving the Physician Shortage [Free Download]

    Earlier this year, the Association of American Medical Colleges released it's 2020 report on the projected physician shortage in the United States. In its findings, the AAMC projects a Total Shortage of between 54,100 and 139,000 physicians by 2033. According to AAMC, This is due to factors such a...

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    Need Holiday Coverage? Try Locum Tenens Staffing

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    Barton Team Barton Team | November 27, 2020

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    Rural Hospital Finds Consistent Locum Coverage with Barton Associates

    In a recent report by the AAMC, it was estimated that there will be a shortage of between 54,100 and 139,000 physicians by the year 2033. But this growing physician shortage has already presented a problem, with facilities across the United States looking to locum tenens to fill gaps in coverage. In...

    Ellen Lowry Ellen Lowry | November 19, 2020

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    Practicing Mindfulness Will Help You as an NP

    Happy Nurse Practitioner week! This week, Barton Associates is reminding NPs everywhere to "refill their own cup.", meaning, take some time to care for themselves after a year of caring for others. This blog post, originally posted on Nadia's own blog, is by a former locum tenens provider, N...

    Nadia S., DNP, FNP-BC Nadia S., DNP, FNP-BC | November 11, 2020

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    Happy NP Week! (Enter our Meal Kit Delivery Giveaway!)

    Happy NP Week! National NP Week is an annual celebration hosted by the AANP (American Association of Nurse Practitioners) to recognize Nurse Practitioners and their extraordinary work. In 2020, the Year of the Nurse and Midwife, NPs have been essential in fighting COVID-19 across the country - and w...

    Barton Team Barton Team | November 06, 2020

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