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16 Reasons Why Travel Is Good For You

So, you want to work in sunny Florida during the winter, and Oregon for the summer? Or work on an Indian reservation in New Mexico one week, and a bustling ER in Texas the following week? Say no more! Travel is one of the greatest luxuries that locums physicians can enjoy!

Not only do you get to practice medicine and provide quality care where it’s needed most, you also get to try delicious cuisines, partake in regional festivals, meet a magnitude of people, and discover different geographic landscapes.

However, travel is more than just a luxury; it has a number of positive impacts. Did you know that travel can help reduce the risk of a heart attack? Or, that travel can strengthen the bond between you and your significant other? Travel can even enhance creativity and develop a deeper appreciation for life.

If you don’t believe it, visit the Huffington Post and read 16 other reasons why travel is good for you.

If you’re looking for your next locums assignment, talk with your recruiter about taking an assignment in a new state or city. If you’re new to locums or one the fence, find a reliable recruiting agency, like Interim Physicians, and recruiter who can help find you the perfect locums job anywhere in the country!

Don’t have to worry about scheduling dates, booking flights, or any other travel details — we handle all of that!