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Communicating from Behind the Mask

By |2020-08-06T14:58:07-05:00August 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|

10 Tips for Improving Patient Interactions In an editorial published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) on July 14, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) affirmed that face coverings play a critical role in curtailing the spread of COVID-19. While widespread face mask adoption is undoubtedly the most viable

Protecting Your Mental Health

By |2020-07-10T09:28:08-05:00July 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|

7 Tips for Navigating Stress and Uncertainty Presently, our nation’s doctors are among those most affected by prolonged exposure to stress. For instance, when compared with the general population, emotional exhaustion among physicians is 28% higher than the overall average (Verywell Health). With no foreseeable end to the primary sources of physician stress in sight

Navigating the Time Between Locum Tenens Contracts

By |2020-06-05T13:51:34-05:00June 5th, 2020|Resources, Uncategorized|

Premier Physician Services is committed to being your career partner during the good times and the tough times. While rightfully deemed the heroes of the coronavirus crisis, healthcare industry workers are among the individuals hit hardest by the pandemic’s economic devastation. According to a report published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job

COVID19 (Coronavirus): What You Need to Know

By |2020-03-04T12:38:25-06:00March 4th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Introduction to Dr. Gregory Smith's COVID19 (Coronavirus) Article In response to the respiratory illness that was first identified in China in 2019 and spreading from person to person, country to country, Gregory L. Smith, MD, MPH wrote an article on the coronavirus disease to share his insights and commentary on the latest news, preparing for