ATLANTA, April 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- LocumConnections, a rapidly growing locum tenens physician placement firm built on a unique, physician-led model, has been accepted for membership in the National Association of Locum Tenens Organizations (NALTO), a trade organization that promotes sound business practices in the locum tenens industry.
Membership in NALTO is a significant achievement for locum tenens placement firms.
"We are proud to join the impressive companies on NALTO's membership roster and to work with them in a united effort to maintain the highest standards for our industry," said Talbot "Mac" McCormick, M.D., President and CEO of LocumConnections. "We look forward to sharing ideas with the organization's membership as we address the opportunities and challenges in our evolving industry."
One of NALTO's missions is to ensure a good experience for the physicians who appreciate the autonomy and flexibility of work on a locum tenens basis, as well as for the hospitals and healthcare organizations that contract with them.
"The locum tenens industry has grown exponentially over the last several years," continued McCormick. "It's important to have an organization like NALTO that works to ensure the highest standards for our industry in the face of that growth. It's a significant accomplishment to be accepted for membership in NALTO, and we are honored to be part of this prestigious organization whose mission is in perfect alignment with ours as a physician-led, clinically experienced locum tenens placement firm."
LocumConnections provides locum tenens physician (MD/DO) and physician extender (PA/NP) staffing to healthcare and hospital systems, practice management groups, and clinics. Because LocumConnections is built and led by physicians who come from both the practice and clinical setting and locum tenens background, the company is uniquely qualified to understand and solve the challenges faced by modern healthcare organizations. With a rapidly growing footprint in the Southeast, Midwest and Mid-Atlantic, LocumConnections continues to expand its services to meet the needs of doctors and hospitals nationwide. Visit www.locumconnections.com for more information. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @LocumConnect then like us on Facebook.