Locum Tenens is a contract / temporary position for medical professionals. Rather than being a permanent w-2 employee, a Locums provider would serve as an independent contractor for a range of time. This could be anything from a few hours to several years.
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1099 Contractors are not eligible for the same employee benefits as a W-2 employee. Rather health/dental, PTO, disability, etc, a 1099 contractor generally will make a higher hourly wage and provide their own insurances. With MedCare Staffing, Medical Malpractice Insurance is fully covered!
Telehealth with MedCare Staffing consists of virtual medical consultations. These are done from anywhere, online and over the phone.