How Do Locum Tenens Handle Taxes [Video]

April 11th, 2016 0 Min read How Do Locum Tenens Handle Taxes [Video] Blog
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"As an independent contractor, I have to facilitate all of my own benefits and all of my own tax reporting," says Dr. Beverly Ricker. "I do that by finding people that I can trust."

Locum tenens physicians are independent contractors and are responsible for doing their own taxes and providing for their own benefits. For those doing locums as a supplement to a permanent job, this may not be as big of an issue but to a full-time locums doctor it can be daunting. Dr. Beverly Ricker has solved this problem by hiring an accountant that only works with physicians. Read more about physician tax issues. 


Chad Saley

Chad Saley

Chad Saley is a public relations manager at CHG Healthcare, the parent company of CompHealth.

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