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Locum Tenens Daily Wrap Up: Week Of August 25th

Posted by Interim Physicians on Aug 29, 2014 6:42:59 PM

LocumTenensDaily.com is the source for news & perspectives that matter to locum tenens professionals like physicians, mid-level providers, healthcare facilities & staffing firms. Locum Tenens Daily publishes original news and resources from top healthcare publications and professionals on a daily basis.

Here at Interim Physicians, we see Locum Tenens Daily as a top-notch industry publication, offering some of the best commentary in the locum tenens business. Not only are we regular readers, we also have employees who guest-write and share their skills and expertise frequently!

If you're new to Locum Tenens Daily or just a periodical reader, here are brief synopses for each blog post for the week of August 25th through August 29th:

Monday 25, 2014: Old And Wise: We Still Want You - Locum Tenens

According to the American Medical Association Master File, 42.3% of physicians (approximately 294,945) are 55 and older. If you're not looking to fill locums opportunities with an older physician, you're limiting your pool of candidates and losing out on passionate, experienced physicians who can still supply the necessary care to patients.

Tuesday 26, 2014: Tips To 'Doctor' Up Your CV #PhysicianTipTuesday

You love to practice medicine and provide patients with quality care, right? Well, just like a patient who comes in for a routine checkup or some much needed medical advice, your CV longs for the care and dose of medicine to make you stand out amongst other physicians! Here are some simple tips to 'doctor' up your CV and make it excel in your next job search!

Wednesday 27, 2014: Social Media And The Dissemination Of Medical Knowledge

Despite the medical field being one of the most technologically advanced professional fields, it lags considerably and is largely ineffective when it comes to social media and the dissemination of medical knowledge.

Thursday 28, 2014: Physicians & Facilities: Here's How To Build Patients' Trust

Whether you're a permanent Family Practice physician or a temporary Emergency Medicine provider, patients seek your medical skills and knowledge for a quick recovery and hopeful routine checkup. However, before you can provide quality care, you must earn your patients' trust and overall confidence in your expertise.

Friday 29, 2014: Happy Friday!

Stay tuned next Wednesday, September 3rd for Why Patients NEED to Stop Looking to the Web for Medical AdviceHave a great weekend!

Topics: Locum Tenens, Locum Tenens Daily