Category - Provider Stories

Contract Advice for Recent Medical School Graduates

July 10th, 2014 Right out of residency or fellowship, young doctors are faced with a million choices about which direction to take their career. Dr. John Thieszen shares his advice about what new graduate physicians should know before they sign their first contract.

Traveling as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)

July 3rd, 2014 Job opportunities for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTA) are on the rise. In fact, the job market for COTAs is expected to increase by 41 percent over the next decade.

My Locum Tenens Experience - Pursuing Passions Outside of Medicine

June 27th, 2014 Every aspiring author looks for inspiration. Some lock themselves away; others travel the world. Dr. Andrew Wilner took a different approach to writing. He decided to get into his characters’ heads…literally.

My Locum Tenens Experience: Are You Ready for a Medical Mission?

June 19th, 2014 “People have a lot of misperceptions about what actually happens [in Africa]. They think you’ve got angelic music playing all day and everybody’s grateful and you’re walking on air — but most of the time you’re just slogging through, only with fewer resources and more confusion with the language barriers and traditions."

Celebrating National Armed Forces Day

May 15th, 2014 On Saturday, May 16, the U.S. will celebrate the annual Armed Forces Day. It’s a great time to honor Americans who have served our country in times of war and peace. It’s also an opportunity to say thank you to the service men and women who provide medical care in the military.