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    The Basics of Locum Tenens

  • What is locum tenens?

    • “Locum tenens” is Latin for “holding one’s place.” Whether you are looking to travel the country, ease into retirement, or somewhere in between, locum tenens is an excellent choice to further your career. Read more about locum tenens!

  • What types of providers can be locums?

    • Barton Associates works with NPs, PAs, physicians, dentists, and CRNAs!

  • Who uses locum tenens providers?

    • Companies and other healthcare facilities beyond the walls of hospitals and clinics have healthcare staffing openings. The Barton Associates team works with a variety of clients looking to fill temporary roles throughout the country, including but not limited to hospitals, private practices, and urgent care. Learn more about who Barton Associates works with!

  • What is the main benefit of working with a healthcare staffing agency?

    • Working with an agency makes the process simple. We handle all of the paperwork and other heavy lifting to improve the overall experience for both our providers and clients. All our providers can clients need to do is let us know what they are looking for!

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