Interim Physicians Blog

Meet Dr. Michelle Bens: Queen of the court, the ER, and locum tenens

Posted by Saralynn White on Sep 6, 2018 11:03:23 AM

To celebrate Women in Medicine Month (sponsored by the American Medical Association) we wrote about one of our favorite female physicians, Dr. Michelle Bens. September's Women in Medicine Month serves as a platform to showcase the accomplishments of female physicians and highlights advocacy needs related to professional concerns of women physicians and health issues affecting women patients.

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Topics: Emergency Medicine, Women in Medicine

Four Reasons Why Young Physicians Should Choose Locum Tenens

Posted by Interim Physicians on Jan 16, 2017 12:35:33 PM

For many new physicians, the transition from resident to practicing physician can be quite an adjustment. While you’ve spent years studying and training for this moment, life after residency can be a lot to handle as you quickly find it has its own unique set of responsibilities, such as paying back student loans, choosing a direction for your career, and simply navigating the ‘real-world’ as a young professional.

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Topics: Locum Tenens, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine

From Coast to Coast, We Staff the Most

Posted by Interim Physicians on Jun 10, 2016 8:13:37 AM

Ready to work locum tenens but not sure if we cover your specialty? As one of the pioneering companies in the locums industry, Interim Physicians has strong relationships with a number of highly respected facilities in high-demand locations across the country. Because of this, we have opportunities that fit nearly every physician’s skills and schedule.

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Topics: Locum Tenens, Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry

Dr. Ken's Corner: Is the Free Standing ER a Good Thing?

Posted by Ken Teufel M.D. on Sep 28, 2015 9:24:45 PM

Not to be confused with urgent care clinics, the doors to free standing emergency rooms are open around-the-clock and are expected to provide the same level of care as a hospital-based emergency room.  Staffed and equipped to take care of bona fide emergencies -- from major trauma to heart attacks and strokes -- the free standing ER is an idea that's gaining popular support from patients and doctors alike.  For patients, it means more convenient access and shorter ER wait times.  For doctors, it means happier patients and a less stressful working environment.

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Topics: Emergency Medicine, Dr. Ken's Corner