State Spotlight: Opportunities in the East

If you’re a medical professional who enjoys traveling or you’re currently exploring practice alternatives, you may wish to consider locum tenens.

Practicing locums allows you to enjoy the freedom of selecting your location, schedule, and assignment length. Having so many options may appear daunting at first, but partnering with a reputable staffing company, like Medicus Healthcare Solutions, could help narrow down your choices and find the perfect fit.

Whether you’re a full-time locums provider, supplementing your income with additional assignments, or considering locum tenens for the first time, there are plenty of new opportunities in the East! Below, we’ve compiled a list of a few states that are currently seeking locum tenens providers for a variety of specialties:

New York

New York, NYNew York state is equipped to accommodate every lifestyle. Long Island blends beaches, lighthouses, and upscale seaside communities, like the famous Hamptons. The city bustles with activity, featuring a variety of cultural influence and some of the state’s most-visited attractions, like the Empire State Building, Times Square, and Central Park. Travel north of the skyscrapers and explore a vast array of mountain ranges, waterfalls, castles, and thousands of miles of trails. The Adirondack Mountains span 6 million acres for outdoor adventurers to explore by boat, skis, or on foot.

In addition to its beautiful culture and surroundings, New York has a variety of locum tenens and permanent placement opportunities available.


Boston, MAMassachusetts features plenty of geographical variation, from skiing and beautiful foliage in the Berkshire’s to the beaches and vacation destinations of Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket. Head to the state’s capital and experience award-winning restaurants, top-notch cultural offerings, and rich American Revolutionary history.

Hope to explore Massachusetts a little more? We have plenty of current locum tenens and permanent placement opportunities for medical professionals.


Philadelphia, PASince all roads lead to history, the Keystone State has a strong role in the foundation of the United States. Explore our nation’s story through museums, battlefields, memorials, and important historical documents. There’s a lifetime of discovery, from the Liberty Bell to the Gettysburg battle site and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the third-largest museum in the country.

In addition to significant history and culture, Pennsylvania is a year-round playground of outdoor recreation; the infinite number of outdoor activities beckon nature lovers. Bike through the Alleghenies, ski the Pocono Mountains, and kayak along the Susquehanna River.

Beyond its historical and natural beauty, there are numerous locum tenens and permanent placement assignments available through Medicus Healthcare Solutions.


FloridaShouldered by the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico, Florida boasts over 1,300 miles of coastline and sugar-sand beaches. Enjoy snorkeling, lounging, or paddleboarding and sample delicious, locally caught seafood and homegrown citrus.

Although most famous for theme parks, including Walt Disney World, Universal Complexes, and Busch Gardens, Florida offers plenty of additional attractions. Explore the Everglades and meander through Miami’s diverse arts and culture scene before ramping things up with its vibrant nightlife.

If you’re interested in exploring Florida’s azure waters and outstanding culture, Medicus has a variety of current locum tenens and permanent placement opportunities.

Call Medicus Healthcare Solutions at 855.301.0563 to explore locum tenens opportunities with an experienced recruiter, and read our blogs for tips, the latest news and trends, and other helpful information.

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