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Interim Physicians Promotes from Within Ranks to Name New President and COO

Interim Physicians, a top 10 national locum tenens staffing firm, announced today the promotion of two senior executives to higher levels of responsibility, effective immediately. 

Shawn Mullen, who previously held the title of Vice President of Client Sales, was promoted to President and Chief Revenue Officer. In his new role, Mullen will oversee all sales and recruiting functions for the organization. In addition, he will be responsible for directing the activities of the sales operations and marketing functions of the company.  

Mullen joined Interim Physicians in December 2020 after spending over five years with Medicus Healthcare Solutions. Shawn has a B.A. from Boston College and earned his J.D. from Suffolk University. 

Tim Sarlone, who currently serves as the company’s Chief Financial Officer, will now hold the additional title of Chief Operations Officer. In addition to overseeing accounting and finance, Sarlone is responsible for the quality assurance and risk management teams as well as the travel department and human resources.  

Sarlone has been with Interim Physicians since 2009. Prior to Interim, Tim spent his career in public accounting and holds his CPA license in Missouri. He has his B.S. in Accounting from Maryville University, also in St. Louis. 

“We are thrilled to announce these well-deserved promotions during another record-setting year of production” said Tim Hand, Sr., who remains Chief Executive Officer at Interim Physicians.  

“These two professionals have earned the respect of not only their departments, but of the whole organization. Together, they make an excellent team in serving all stakeholders, and their input to our future direction will be invaluable as we continue to expand on our mission of improving patients’ lives through our quality of work, quantity of work and excellence in customer service.”