For healthcare executives at all levels, addressing burnout is an urgent priority, one directly impacting their overall mission of improving quality of care and patient experience as well as retaining physicians and advanced practitioners.
As a locum tenens physician, it's easy to lose track of documentation, schedules, and more as you travel from practice to practice filling in when that physician is absent, or when they are short-staffed. Here are some easy hacks to staying on track.
Health care facilities are looking more and more toward temporary doctors to fill the vacancies from full-time physician shortages. Since full-time physicians are often highly stressed, more could appreciate the flexibility that a locum tenens career offers.