Frequently Asked Questions

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    Physicians


  • Do I need to have attended medical school in the U.S. to be a locum tenens provider?

    • As long as you are board certified in the United States it does not matter if you went to medical school outside the country.

  • Do I have to be board certified?

    • This is determined on a case by case basis and can vary based on specialty, but the majority of our clients will require you to be board certified.

  • Can I work as a locum physician if I'm a resident or fellow?

    • Yes, you can. Working as a locum tenens physician lets you earn great compensation, pay down loans, gain valuable experience, and enhance your CV. Read our blog post about working locum tenens after residency.

    Physician Assistants


  • Can a PA work locums right out of school?

    • Yes! Locum tenens is a great way to build your resume, gain experience, and earn competitive compensation right out of school!

    Nurse Practitioners


  • Can a NP work locums right out of school?

    • Yes! Locum tenens is a great way to build your resume, gain experience, and earn competitive compensation right out of school!

    CRNA


  • Can a CRNA work locums right out of school?

    • Yes! Locum tenens is a great way to build your resume, gain experience, and earn competitive compensation right out of school!

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