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Why Use Locum Tenens?

Today's healthcare environment is very competitive. Onyx M.D. is a physician recruiting firm that delivers cutting edge locum and permanent placement results in this environment.

Reasons to Use Locum Tenens Physicians & Advance Practice Providers:


  1. Locum tenens physicians ensure continuity and quality of care for your patients, help preserve your referral networks, and generate revenue.

  2. Simply put, locum tenens providers prevent lost revenue. Physician vacancies cost healthcare facilities millions each year. This lost opportunity cost is enormous. Not having the right physician in the right place at the right time can literally cost your organization its bottom line. More>>>

  3. Coverage for a physician who has taken ill, on maternity leave or on vacation.

  4. Many of our clients utilize locums physicians to test new practice areas and new markets and to assess the potential for expanding revenue streams.

  5. Our clients have  reported that they enjoy the ability to work with a physician on a temporary basis prior to offering them a permanent contract. This "test-drive" scenario is an excellent option for the Provider as well as the Client and makes the transition to a new practice more seamless. Onyx M.D. Fusion Model to Permanent Placement


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