News & Views

Perspectives on the locum tenens industry

Why Should You Make Ohio Your Next Locum Tenens Destination?

Nestled in the heart of the Great Lakes Region, Ohio has it all. From its vibrant cities and breathtaking outdoors, to its several nationally-ranked medical schools and facilities, this locum tenens destination is quickly becoming the place to be for practicing physicians.

Much like the rest of the United States, major Ohio hospitals have felt the effects of the nationwide physician shortage, the largest and most immediate need being primary care doctors. Because of this, locum tenens physicians are needed now more than ever. As a locum tenens physician, you have the ability to provide coverage and quality patient care where it’s needed most.

However, after a long shift of admissions, rounds, and medical checks, even the most dedicated physician needs a break. As a locums doctor practicing in Ohio, you’ll have your choice of fun activities and places to explore:

Visit Cincinnati and take a stroll through the Cincinnati Zoo or peruse the shops downtown and end the day at a chic bistro. Sport’s lovers can attend a Cincinnati Red’s baseball game at the Great American Ballpark Stadium and indulge in a Skyline Chili Coney, a delicious treat famous to the area.

Dayton is home to several interesting historical sites, such as the Aviation Hall of Fame and National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, as well as the incredible musical stylings of the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra. Dayton is also one of the top cycling cities in the country. Here, cyclers will have over 330 miles of trail just waiting to be explored.

In Columbus, you’ll find countless delicious brunch spots and several craft breweries to unwind after a long week, as well as the North Market, where you can spend the day shopping for local produce or grabbing a one-of-a-kind treat at Mozart’s Bakery. If live music is your scene, this is the place to be. Here, you can find live music any night of the week, from well-known names to local bands, this city has you covered.

Visit Cleveland and catch a Brown’s game, spend the day immersed in the Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame, or relax with a pint at the Great Lakes Brewing Company. You can also explore Cleveland’s historic Warehouse District, one of the city’s first neighborhood’s, and experience exceptional dining, unique boutiques, and quaint cafes as you stroll down picturesque streets.

So what are you waiting for? Experience all that Ohio has to offer on your next locum tenens assignment. We have several jobs in a variety of specialties and facilities available in this fantastic state. All you’ll need is your up-to-date Ohio medical license and a taste for adventure.

For more information on how to obtain your Ohio license or renew your current license, visit the State Medical Board of Ohio. Our skilled Quality Assurance team can also assist you in this process by pre-filling any applications, sending out all verification requests, and following up with outstanding items for the Board.

To browse all of our current jobs in Ohio, visit our jobs page, or to connect with a recruiter fill out our Quick Application or give us a call at (800) 226-6347.