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Why Aureus?

Right Practice. Right Fit.

Aureus Medical is a nationwide leader in healthcare staffing and recruitment, serving the locum tenens and the direct hire needs of physicians and healthcare organizations across a wide spectrum of medical specialties. With more than 30 years of medical staffing experience behind us, our skilled team of physician services consultants is dedicated to earning your trust and making your search process for physician jobs hassle free, through exemplary service that’s personal, professional, and responsive.

We have the resources and the network in place to identify the locum tenens and direct hire opportunities that perfectly align with your vision for your career in medicine. When it comes to your next move, engage the physician recruitment and locum tenens experts.

Why Locum Tenens with Aureus?


Locum tenens physicians are in great demand and typically earn a high level of compensation, taking into consideration location and specialty. We also offer a unique rewards program, which your physician services consultant will describe in greater detail.


Practice as a locum tenens physician through Aureus Medical and choose where you want to go, whether you want to explore the country or practice near family or friends.


As a locum tenens physician, you have the flexibility to establish your own work-life balance by accepting locum tenens assignments when, where, and how often you choose. Move from one assignment to the next or take time for yourself in between. Focus on your role as a physician with less time spent on the administrative responsibilities that come with a traditional position. There may also be tax advantages that come with working as an independent contractor. Be sure to consult with your personal tax advisor.


Practicing in a variety of locations and settings as a locum tenens physician will enable you to expand your CV, strengthen your skills, and gain new perspectives.


Locum tenens physicians with Aureus Medical, and those seeking direct hire physician jobs, receive full support from our team of physician services consultants.

We are dedicated to conducting a well-executed search and focusing on your needs during the process, from filling out forms on your behalf that only require your signature to contract negotiation, assistance with travel and housing arrangements, and coordination of relocation (direct hire).

We also offer the option of live virtual interviews with the healthcare organization. Simple to schedule, the virtual interview helps to expedite the search process, while providing you with face to face, real time contact with the healthcare organization and hiring manager, without having to take part in a time-consuming onsite visit.


Aureus Medical’s nationwide network provides physicians seeking locum tenens or direct hire opportunities with a wide range of choices in locations, practice settings, and schedules.


As part of our compensation packages, Aureus Medical provides locum tenens physicians with occurrence-based malpractice insurance. No separate tail coverage is required.


Your experienced physician services consultant is available to assist you with the licensure process and provide consultation relating to your CV, interview, and other aspects of your search, whether you are a locum tenens physician or seeking a direct hire position.

Whether you’re a seasoned physician, in the early stages of your medical career, or simply considering a change, partner with Aureus Medical for your search for locum tenens or direct hire practice opportunities. We'll pinpoint the physician jobs for you.