the Physician practitioner's guide

The Practitioner's Guide
The Practitioner's Guide is referenced in your Physician Agreement as the definitive source for Randstad Healthcare policies and procedures. The guide also offers guidance, important information for the completion of successful locum tenens assignments and references to resources to support your compliance with Joint Commission standards.

Randstad Healthcare Practitioner Guide, dated April 2, 2012

Joint Commission Reference Tools
Randstad Healthcare's Physician Staffing division was proud to be awarded the Joint Commission Health Care Staffing Services certification in June 2008.The certification reflects our continuing commitment to ensure that you have the tools necessary to maintain the high standard of professionalism and patient care you provide. Each facility in which you work should conduct an orientation. In case you do not receive an orientation, it is our professional responsibility to provide you with resources on topics to help ensure that healthcare professionalism and Joint Commission standards are maintained.

Cultural Competency in Health Care 

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Patient Abuse and Neglect Reporting

Patient Bill of Rights 

OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Standards

Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals 

CDC Report: Guideline for Hand Hygiene in Health-Care Settings

Continuing Medical Education (CME) References
Continuing education is an important part of maintaining current and obtaining new skills. The links below may provide additional resources to you at you obtain CME credit. Please note that the listing of any organization here is not an endorsement of their educational services.

American Medical Association (AMA)

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)