LocumTenens.com Online Job Index Rises in Fourth Quarter 2009


1/27/2010 12:00:00 AM


LocumTenens.com Online Job Index Rises in Fourth Quarter 2009

ALPHARETTA, GA January 27, 2010 -  LocumTenens.com, operator of the largest job board for the locum tenens industry and a full-service recruiting firm, says its LocumTenens.com Online Job Index rose 27 points in the fourth quarter of 2009, an increase of 18%.

This fourth quarter increase comes on the heels of a significant decline during the third quarter of 2009, and takes the index 78 points above the baseline set in first quarter 2007, the highest the index has reached in three years.

Q4 2009

"We are optimistic that this fourth quarter increase will be an indication of continued growth throughout 2010," said R. Shane Jackson, president of LocumTenens.com.

The LocumTenens.com Online Job Index includes data collected by LocumTenens.com since January 2007 and is a broad quarterly analysis of demand for locum tenens jobs based on the total number of active job postings at www.LocumTenens.com.

Jobs are posted to LocumTenens.com by healthcare facilities and locum tenens agencies nationwide.  The index combines data from job postings for locum tenens positions and those that will consider either locum tenens or permanent.

About LocumTenens.com

Founded in 1995, LocumTenens.com is a full-service physician recruitment firm specializing in primary care jobs, anesthesiology jobs, psychiatry jobs, radiology jobs, surgery jobs, and CRNA jobs with U.S. hospitals, medical groups and community health centers.  LocumTenens.com operates an internet job board with direct access to thousands of jobs - in all specialties - posted directly by facilities and agencies nationwide. LocumTenens.com is part of the Jackson Healthcare family of companies.  To learn more, visit /welcome.

Media Contact:

Meigan Manis
Phone: 678-992-1276
Email: media@locumtenens.com

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