May 17, 2023
When onboarding a locums clinician, you’ll want training to be effective in a short period of time.
Locums providers won’t need to know everything about your worksite. However, introducing them to your team and procedures is crucial. A thoughtful welcome will help your permanent team and patients, along with your new hire.
Since locum tenens doctors aren’t permanent, the key is to focus on their short- and medium-term obligations. Here’s how to teach temporary clinicians what they need to know during their first day at your practice or hospital orientation.
When working with locum tenens agencies, you can expect to have help taking care of management details. A quality locums service will anticipate issues that keep your contract running smoothly, providing:
One benefit of using locums is that your practice can convert great candidates into permanent hires. Set your new team member up for success, and you may find yourself deciding to extend their term.