About the Organization
Locumstory.com explains why locum tenens is an integral and growing part of the healthcare industry. It gives the history of locums and information on the benefits locums provides to physicians, patients, and hospitals. The stories are told by the physicians who work these temporary assignments and healthcare organizations that use them. An estimated 40,000 physicians now work locum tenens assignments each year, and more than 90 percent of hospitals and other facilities use locum tenens physicians to fill positions.