Employers FAQ

What is locum tenens?

It all started as research into how to improve accessibility to healthcare in underserved areas, mostly rural communities. Today locum tenens are utilized across the U.S. by medical facilities or medical groups to fill in gaps. Here at NeuroLocums, we specialize in all neuroscience related specialties.

Coverage process?

We start the coverage process once you send us a request. There are multiple ways for you to send a request through the online portal. Our process begins with sourcing candidates who are credentialed or active with Neuro Locums. These are candidates who have gone through our pre-screening process as well as credentialed to be covered under our Medical Malpractice policy. We ensure the candidates presented are the top physicians who match your coverage request. You can rest assured knowing that our physicians are the very best in the industry. We do the work for you so you can be more productive.

Once you’ve chosen the best candidate for your coverage, our credentialing and licensing team will assist you in the credentialing process to ensure each physician is credentialed and begins coverage on time. We will also take care of all travel details so you can focus on the well-being of your community.

How does NeuroLocums work for me?

Here at NeuroLocums we promise to provide you with “concierge-like” service. Our representatives are available 24/7 to assist you with any part of the locums process. We know your time is valuable so we provide you with only the top candidates who fit your specific needs. Our streamlined process gives you the tools for updates at the tip of your fingers with easy access to your dedicated representative through IM, e-mail or text as well as control to manage your job postings/request at any given time.

Our screening process is tailored to ensure each and every physician has a complete file with all the details on their background, i.e., training, licenses, malpractice history, etc. This is what or process looks like:

  • Three Current Verbal References
  • NPDB Inquiry – National Practitioner Data Bank
  • Internal Application
  • Background Check
  • Medical Training Verification
  • Board Certification Verification
  • Medical License Verification
  • DEA Certificate Verification
  • Employment History Verification
  • FSMB and AMA Credentialing – Federation of State Medical Board and American Medical Association
  • Certificate of Insurance
Does NeuroLocums provide medical malpractice insurance?

Yes. All of NeuroLocums’ credentialed physicians are provided excellent medical malpractice insurance. Our internal application and credentialing process are tailored to create a full understanding of each physician’s history from medical training to current practice. We also assist in the process of enrolling physicians in the state patient compensation fund should your state require enrollment.

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