Locum Usage Across Specialties

Posted on: June 30, 2022

written by

Karina Kagramanov

We don’t have to tell you that locum tenens healthcare providers are in high demand. Especially with a current shortage of medical professionals, more physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and more are finding new and growing opportunities in locum tenens! But did you know that depending on your specialty, you may find a higher abundance of open locum jobs?

In Barton Associates’ 2021 client survey, we asked hiring managers at various facility types across the country which specialties their healthcare organizations generally use locums for. The results are in from nearly 150 respondents on which locum specialties are in highest demand!

Download our Facility Locum Usage Across Specialties infographic to see if your locum specialty made the top 10!

Locum Usage Across Specialties


Find locum job opportunities in your specialty today on our jobs page, or fill out our contact form to be connected with a Barton recruiter!

About Karina Kagramanov

As the Content Marketing Copywriter at Barton Associates, Karina conceptualizes and creates engaging written and video content for Barton and its two children companies, Barton Healthcare Staffing and Wellhart. They joined Barton in March of 2021 after graduating from UMass Amherst with Bachelor degrees in Integrated Business & Humanities and Communication. They are currently pursuing their Masters Degree in Digital Marketing at Southern New Hampshire University. In their free time, you can find Karina training at their local boxing gym or learning how to cook a new pasta recipe. 

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