Nurse Practitioners

Barton Associates specializes in locum tenens staffing.

We work with thousands of hospitals, medical practices, and organizations across the U.S. that need talented NPs for short- and long-term engagements.

Locum Tenens for Nurse Practitioners

Demand for locum tenens NPs is at an all-time high!

With the United States facing a physician shortage that grow to more than a 130,000 deficit by 2025, more hospitals, practices, and companies are turning to nurse practitioners to manage their patient populations. So much so that the Bureau of Labor and Statistics predicts employment of nurse practitioners will grow 31 percent from 2012 to 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations. It is a great time to take advantage of the freedom, flexibility, and unmatched earning potential that comes with locum tenens job opportunities through Barton Associates!

Barton Associates began placing NPs in locum tenens assignments long before our competition, which means we have the experience and expertise to navigate any licensing and credentialing concerns that may arise. Our licensing and credentialing services are among the best in the industry, and our goal is to make the entire process as easy as possible. All you have to worry about is treating your patients.

When You Are Ready:

NPs earn more, travel more, and experience more with locum tenens opportunities through Barton Associates. To get started, talk with one of our experienced recruiters, or browse our extensive locum tenens job board!

Talk to a Recruiter or Browse Nurse Practitioner Jobs


Barton's 3-Step Process

Barton coordinates your job search from start to finish!


We’ll schedule a phone consultation with a Barton Associates team member to discuss your interests, goals, and work history in order to get a sense of what you’re looking for in your next job.

Your Barton team will then go to work, compiling a list of open jobs in our extensive network that match your interests and skill set.


Once you’ve had a chance to evaluate your list of opportunities, your Barton rep will submit your information to the hiring managers of the jobs that interest you.

If there’s a match, we’ll work with the hiring manager to finalize your employment agreement.


Don’t worry! Barton Associates will handle any licensing, credentialing, or travel-related issues before you arrive.

Your Barton rep will also work with your new facility to ensure you’re set up and ready to go on day one.


Complete the following form to learn more about how we can help you find the perfect opportunity

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