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Government staffing and recruiting

Government services is a full-service recruiting and government agency with a focus in government. Since 1995, we have placed thousands of locum tenens physicians in assignments across the nation. Contact us today and tell us what you're seeking. We specialize in staffing for Anesthesia, Emergency Medicine, ENT, Gastroenterology, Neurology, OB/GYN, Primary Care, Psychiatry, Radiology, Surgery (most subspecialties) and Urology.

A locum agency for clinicians

Our dedicated government team members are ready to find you the perfect government job. Each recruiter at goes through extensive training and focuses on only one medical specialty. Your recruiter can offer you the personalized service and attention you deserve. They will handle all the time-consuming details of working as an independent contractor and the business aspects of practicing medicine, so you can focus on patients.


We take the time to listen to the criteria for your ideal job and then we will search for the perfect match. If you accept the position we will arrange for all the details, including:

  • Excellent compensation
  • Licensing and credentialing assistance
  • Paid housing and travel
  • Medical malpractice insurance
  • Flexible work schedules

We are ready to listen and offer you the freedom to practice medicine on your terms.

When you join, you build a relationship with our team and enjoy the benefits of the locum tenens lifestyle. You pick the location and leave the rest to us. We offer short-, long-term, temporary and on-going opportunities. We handle all the details: credentialing, privileging, licensing, malpractice insurance, housing, and travel.

Help me find a job testimonial

"I started working locum tenens right out of residency. I like working with because of their good customer service and supportive staff. My recruiter is very responsive and hard working. I had a great assignment at a VA outpatient facility."

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A locum agency for facilities

Our dedicated government team members are ready to find you the perfect physician or advanced practitioner. Each recruiter at goes through extensive training and focuses on only one medical specialty. This niche focus allows us to offer you specialty-based sales and a professional recruiter who understands the clinical nuances of your medical organization, your dynamic scheduling challenges and the time-consuming details of contracting for locum tenens services.

In addition to working with a dedicated government recruiter, you will also work with our coordinating team members who manage all the logistics involved with getting the physician or CRNA to your facility to start work on time, including:

  • Credentialing and state medical licensing assistance
  • Medical malpractice insurance coverage
  • Travel and housing arrangements

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Employ coverage through us to maintain your patient base and supplement your existing staff. As staff supply tightens and workloads increase, coverage by a well-trained staff is crucial. This is why we only offer you experienced physicians and advanced practitioners who have passed our stringent NCQA (National Committee for Quality Assurance) standards. We also offer shift-based locum tenens options on a short- or long-term basis.

Additional benefits:

  • With the highest associate retention rate in the industry, you’ll build an efficient, lasting relationship with your recruiter.
  • To provide clients and physicians with as many options as possible, operates a do-it-yourself job board where you can post jobs at no charge. Our extensive database allows you to choose from thousands of active physicians and CRNAs.
  • We can create unique models to fit your facility’s needs. Need 1.5 physicians at your facility? We’ll use a combination of telemedicine and on-site clinicians to cover your needs. Let us work with you to come up with a flexible plan that meets your ever-changing needs.
  • works with clients to complete an on-boarding package for the providers to make the orientation process run as smoothly as possible, so the clinician is ready to see patients sooner.
  • Using NCQA standards, we verify each candidate’s education, training, experience and medical licensure, including background checks from the AMA and the Federation of State Medical Boards.
  • We provide a system for collecting and reporting metrics and feedback for our clients after the clinician has completed an assignment for you.
  • We are a proud member of NALTO® (The National Association of Locum Tenens Organizations), which means we must adhere to industry standards and practices as well as follow a strict code of ethical guidelines. testimonial

"We work with because they have a great provider network and credentialing services. Most importantly, gets providers into our facilities as quickly as possible."

Physician Recruiter

Meet our dedicated Government Team

Terrence O. Smith

Terrence O. Smith

Vice President, Government Sales

Terrence brings over 20 years of sales experience to the company; 13 of those years have been with His responsibilities include planning, development and implementation of marketing, sales and business development strategies and policies for the government sales division. He was instrumental in starting the division in 2005, and it has experienced constant growth since, including more than doubling in 2008. He became a partner and the division vice president in 2009. Terrence has a Bachelor of Science in business management from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Greensboro, NC. Best of Staffing Client Logo Best of Staffing Talent Logo Fortune Best Workplace Logo NALTO Logo Beyond Profit Logo Beyond Profit Logo