Locum Tenens, Staffing Shortages, and Compliance
Karen George, Esq., Buchalter
As more healthcare organizations have used locum tenens in the past year to fill gaps caused by a shortage of providers, it is important to understand the regulatory risks associated with using such services. While there are many benefits offered by locum tenens providers, healthcare organizations should ensure that they are minimizing their risks. This session will provide an overview of various compliance issues and best practices for the use of locum tenens.