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Targeted Assignment Requests

Approximately 60 Vendors and 1,000 Facilities work on the LocumsMart portal every day, and we have pretty good visibility into industry trends. Over the last year, we have noticed a significant increase in the number of our Healthcare Organization (HCO) clients that are requesting specific Vendors be given “Tier 1” status at their Facilities. LocumsMart…

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ASPR Conference Recap

Such a fun time in Chi-Town! We couldn’t have asked for a better place to celebrate LocumsMart’s 10-year anniversary! We had beautiful weather, great company, and another wonderful ASPR Conference (even if we are pretty sure at least a few of you are professional bowlers and keeping quiet about it…). ASPR is always such a…

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CAPS Conference Recap

Bob and I attended the CAPS conference last week in Hollywood East and Wrightsville Beach. It was the first time in four years that I attended the CAPS, and it was so great to be back! This chapter of recruiters is lots of fun and certainly unique. The Sunday night mixer was a good first hour of…

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NALTO Conference Recap

Aaron, Bob and I attended the NALTO conference in Orlando March 7th to 9th. The conference kicked off with a Business Networking Golf Tournament at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club. You could see who had played that day by all of the sunglass-shaped sunburns! Lots of fun and sun, and Aaron’s foursome was lucky enough to win…

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SWPRA Conference Recap

2018 Conference Season started off with Aaron and I attending the SWPRA conference in Incline Village, NV. The resort was fantastic, we were provided with great service, and we were greeted with a glass of champagne and lit fireplaces. Lake Tahoe is absolutely beautiful. We met such a great group of hard working recruiters. Even with…

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NEPRA Conference Recap

I had the good fortune of attending last week’s NEPRA Conference at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut, and while I did not win a hand at the casino, I still came out ahead. It was actually my first time meeting this group of people, but I made connections with a really great group of recruiters.…

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VMS and MSP platforms can save money on locum tenens

Healthcare Organizations around the country are tightening their belts. There are several reasons for this, as well as countless ways that these organizations are finding ways to cut costs. VMS and MSP software have proven results for these organizations. LocumsMart’s vendor-neutral platform provides access to dozens of recruiting agencies for any search, dramatically saving time…

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Provider Ownership Status

We’ve covered procuring cause protection on the LocumsMart blog before, but having joined the team after a decade working for recruiting agencies, I wanted to stress the importance of this feature from the Vendor side of the equation. On the Vendor side, we always referred to this as “ownership” over a doctor. In other words,…

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