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Below you'll find culture and travel news for locum tenens doctors of every stripe. Discover Australia, New Zealand, the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean in our Locum Tenens Lifestyle section. If you're looking for more insider advice about an assignment overseas, head to Locum 101.

Locum Tenens Lifestyle

Social media for medical practices: 8 tips to get you started
Social media for medical practices: 8 tips to get you started
Are you currently utilizing social media for your medical practice? The etiquette pretty much stays the same as if you were developing your individual online presence: be professional, respect the privacy of patients and steer clear of posting inappropriate content.
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Australian Culture

3 interesting places to practice medicine in Australia plus a brief overview of their healthcare system
3 interesting places to practice medicine in Australia plus a brief overview of their healthcare system
Do you want to practice medicine in Australia? Believe it or not, not all people come solely for the sights. In fact, many doctors come because they love the medical experience alone.

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New Zealand Culture

3 top scenic rail journeys on the North and South Islands
3 top scenic rail journeys on the North and South Islands
Rail travel is often forgotten as a mode of transportation. But it still exists; it's alive and well! And believe it or not it's a very enjoyable mode of transportation.
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Canadian Culture

Top 3 family-friendly New Year's Eve celebrations in Canada
Top 3 family-friendly New Year's Eve celebrations in Canada
There are a slew of family-oriented events and firework shows across this great land. Without further ado we present to you our top 3 favorite family-friendly celebrations throughout Canada.
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Caribbean Culture

4 sightseeing tours in the U.S.V.I. you're sure to love
4 sightseeing tours in the U.S.V.I. you're sure to love
If you're locum-ing in the U.S. Virgin Islands right now (or in the near future) and don't know where to venture, no worries we've gathered four great sightseeing tours for you to check out.
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United Arab Emirates Culture

United Arab Emirates tops the travel destination charts
United Arab Emirates tops the travel destination charts
Travel to the United Arab Emirates is heating up. What better excuse to visit this portion of the Persian Gulf than on an international locum tenens assignment?
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Chinese Culture

Beijing: Understanding Chinese etiquette before you go
Beijing: Understanding Chinese etiquette before you go
You'd better believe if you take a locum tenens assignment in China that you'll discover an enchanting culture steeped in tradition. That said a crash course in local etiquette isn't a bad idea.
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