Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to common physician job questions with Soliant.

Physician Job Frequently Asked Questions

Permanent Physicians FAQs

Why should I use a physician recruiter?
A physician recruiter can help you find your ideal job by tapping into network resources. We have access to positions nationwide and can find you immediate opportunities in most specialties. Some of the many benefits that we offer are:

  • Greater exposure
  • Confidential representation
  • Career counseling
  • Licensure facilitation
  • Interview preparation
  • Compensation plan negotiation
  • Relocation assistance
  • Transition follow-up
  • No cost to physician

How can Soliant help me find the perfect permanent physician position?
Soliant is committed to finding you a solid, lasting career. We take pride in developing and maintaining relationships with our candidates. Our personalized approach makes it easy for you to find exactly what you’re looking for. Our recruiters will find out what you are looking for in as a physician and then will present you with a multitude of physician jobs that are never posted. We work closely with you to determine where you want to work and what type of environment you desire. We have long standing relationships with a variety of hospitals, facilities and healthcare organizations- who look to us to place the physician that will fit best within their organization.

What can I expect from my Soliant recruiter?
When you work with Soliant, your recruiter will take the time to get to know you and goals. By listening to your needs and your goals, we’re armed with the knowledge and insight we need to find the perfect position for you. We’ll also play an active role throughout the interview process. Our job is to screen opportunities for you and help you assess the pros and cons to every opportunity. When it comes time to negotiate an offer, there’s much to consider: your compensation, relocation, benefit package, scheduling and more. Your recruiter will negotiate these and other details on your behalf, so you come out with the best possible job offer.

What is the benefit of using Soliant Health as opposed to other staffing companies?
At Soliant Health we work towards finding the perfect position for you on your terms in the location you want. We work with you to ensure you are taken care of during every step of the process: from our initial meeting with you to the interview to contract negotiations. We take great pride in the fact that we listen to your every request and strive to accommodate you in everyway possible.

Locum Tenens FAQs

Why should I become a locum tenens physician?
As a locum tenens physician, your work benefits both healthcare organizations and you. At Soliant Health, we offer our locum tenens physicians exceptional remuneration, your choice of practice settings, and the ability to make your own schedule.

Working as a locum tenens physician requires patience, good organizational skills, and the ability to adapt to different environments. When deciding if locum tenens is right for you, there are several key things to consider.

  • Adaptability
    • As a locum tenens physician, you will be exposed to many new environments and hospital systems. By adapting to every new situation, you will be presented with greater opportunities to expand your career.
  • Autonomy
    • Working locum tenens requires a degree of independence. However, this independence can also be very rewarding. You will have the opportunity to control your own schedule, visit new locations, control your remuneration and focus on taking care of your patients.
  • Fulfillment
    • Many physicians who practice locum tenens find it to be a very rewarding career experience. You will have the opportunity to meet new contacts and treat a broader array of patient cases.
  • Length of Assignments
    • The length of your assignments are all based on your availability. We have assignments that range from five days to one year- it’s your decision.

Why would a hospital or medical facility use a locum tenens physician?
Physicians can be contracted for any number of reasons:

  • Physician shortage
  • Vacation leave coverage
  • Need to temporarily improve the physician to patient ratio

Who will help me get started and find assignments that fit my needs?
At Soliant Health that’s the easy part! Just complete the brief online application and a Soliant account executive will contact you immediately to determine your availability, desired location, type of practice, remuneration, and any other personal or professional needs. As soon as you accept an assignment, one of Soliant’s coordinators will book your transportation and housing. Depending on where your assignment is located, we will provide you with a rental car or reimburse your mileage.

What benefits will I receive as a Soliant locum tenens physician?
As an independent contractor for Soliant Health, you will be paid weekly with the option to utilize direct deposit. We also provide comprehensive healthcare coverage and fully paid housing and transportation. In addition, we provide all Soliant physicians with medical liability insurance of $1,000,000 / $3,000,000, claim made policy, and tail coverage.






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