Some of the benefits of locum tenens work are better known than others. Excellent pay, travel opportunities, and flexibility are some of the advantages that are more immediately evident, but education and adaptability are a natural byproduct of the unique locum experience. This is especially true with electronic medical record (EMR) systems.
National Nurse Practitioner (NP) Week—which provides opportunities for healthcare leaders and co-workers to formally recognize practicing NPs and their important contributions to medicine—officially begins this Sunday, November 12. As a hospital executive or practice manager, you have likely put something in place to show your NPs how much you value their dedication to and delivery of quality care.