BENEFITS OF LOCUM TENENS

Locum tenens opportunities have incredible benefits for providers, facilities, and patients.

Locums positions ensure that facilities have the coverage they need to provide optimum patient care. The benefits of locum tenens for providers include additional income, added work-life balance, and the ability to expand horizons and skill sets.

  • SUPPLEMENTING
    INCOME

    Depending on the assignment, locums work can come with significant financial rewards.

  • EXPANDED
    SKILL SET

    Locums providers have a chance to encounter new challenges and enhance their CVs.

  • FLEXIBLE
    SCHEDULE

    Choose assignments to fit your specific scheduling needs, and work when you want to.

  • DIFFERENT
    SETTINGS

    Hayes Locums provides assignments at a variety of practice settings in all 50 states.

WHY DO LOCUMS GET PAID MORE?

With greater demand comes better compensation.

Some experienced locum tenens providers earn more per hour than their permanent practice counterparts in specialties that are particularly difficult to fill. Locums providers also earn a per diem salary, as well as additional compensation for overtime, on-call, and weekend work.
Locum tenens provider wearing scrubs in an operating room

IS LOCUM TENENS RIGHT FOR YOU?

If any of these statements apply to you, working with Hayes Locums may be the perfect fit for your needs.
Contact a consultant or start your locums search:
  • I prefer a flexible work schedule.

  • I have time in my schedule to pick up additional assignments.

  • I have medical school debt I would like to pay down quickly.

  • I am interested in seeking new environments to gain well-rounded clinical experience.

  • I have always wanted to travel and see new parts of the United States.

FAQ

COMMON QUESTIONS ABOUT LOCUMS

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  • Do I sign a contract with Hayes Locums? Am I free to pursue a permanent position while working temporary assignments?

    Yes, you will sign a contract with Hayes Locums for the accepted assignment. However, you are free to work with other locums agencies. Although we will work hard to become your preferred agency of choice, no one agency can guarantee coverage for every opportunity, every time. Our main concern is providing you the highest quality coverage and customer service.  You are also free to work locums in addition to your permanent position.

  • What about travel? Do I get a stipend for housing and a rental car?

    As a locum tenens physician, the following expenses will be included: travel, tolls, and housing.

  • What is the makeup of a team? Why does Hayes Locums work on specialty-specific teams?

    A team will consist of your specialized personal sales consultant, credentialing, and the medical staff representatives. Our consultants work on specialty teams on focus only on specific medical specialties. This way, our medical recruiters learn the ins-and-outs and become recruiting specialists in each area.

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