Dr. Ripal Patel relates a few of his most terrifying locum tenens horror stores and gives his advice on how to avoid the same fate.
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Dr. Rip Patel shares how his experiences working with fewer resources abroad and at home have helped him find better balance as a doctor.
Dr. Ripal Patel recounts a day in the emergency room during the COVID-19 pandemic, and how it affected him deeply and personally.
Emergency medicine physician Dr. Ripal Patel shares how locum tenens allowed him to optimize his individual practice of medicine.
Emergency medicine physician Dr. Rip Patel shares his thoughts on what it was like getting COVID-19 and why he is a supporter of the vaccine.
Emergency medicine physician Dr. Rip Patel shares his thoughts on how COVID-19 has changed healthcare and what it means for physicians.
Locum tenens PA Ted Smith shares how working at a location for a few weeks or months then starting over somewhere new feels like a new beginning.
Ripal H. Patel, MD, MPH, shares his thoughts on race and medicine as a locum tenens emergency medicine physician.
Watch a live interview with two locum tenens physicians talking about their first assignments and why they keep coming back to locums.
Emergency medicine locums physician Dr. Ripal Patel offers his advice to other physicians who want to join the ranks in the fight against coronavirus.