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Advantages of Telemedicine

by Carrie Abramson Over the past few years, the medical world has made significant strides in the adoption of technology. The biggest trend to emerge from healthcare’s digital advances is telemedicine. Telemedicine is defined as the remote delivery of health … Continue reading

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Physician Recruitment and Employment Trends (Part 3)

by Carrie Abramson Healthcare reform continues to affect the United States, and in turn, directly impacts physician workplace settings including their compensation and quality of life. In the first and second editions of the PhysicianCareer.com Recruitment and Employment Trends, we … Continue reading

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Physician Recruitment and Employment Trends (Part 2)

by Andrew Estialbo; edited by Michelle Penoyar As healthcare reform continues to impact the United States, challenging times are certainly ahead for the physician recruitment marketplace. In the first edition of the PhysicianCareer.com Recruitment and Employment Trends, we discussed the … Continue reading

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Understanding Physician Personalities

by Michelle Penoyar When it comes to interpersonal relationships, it is important to remember that all individuals have unique personalities. This is especially true when interacting with physicians. Patients can become offended when they feel like their physician is not … Continue reading

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Social Media and Physician Recruitment: Finding Potential Employees Where They Are

by Michelle Kornahrens As the world of social media continues to reshape communication, the physician recruiting industry is also shifting its efforts toward utilizing social sites. The statistics for social media use are staggering as more users join different social … Continue reading

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Career Management Updates: Physician Shortage, Doctor-friendly States, Work-Life Balance

There are a number of forces driving changes in the healthcare industry that have an impact on physician recruiting.  These include the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the upward trend in physicians’ work-life balance preferences, and … Continue reading

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Physicians, Life is Meant for Both Work and Play

When was the last time you really played? For you, that could have been laughing with your kids, visiting a dear friend, enjoying a hobby, going on an adventure, or simply relaxing and reading a book. Life is not about working … Continue reading

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How to Get Physicians Committed to Organizational Change and Improvement

Most hospital administrations and their physicians are moving through a crisis mode with the recession, healthcare reform, and a starting physician shortage. Now is the time to get back to basics. The success of any healthcare organization depends on its … Continue reading

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Hospitals Acquiring Private Practices: What it means to Physicians and Employers

More and more private practices or smaller facilities are throwing in the towel. With a tightly competitive marketplace, increased regulatory climate, uncertainties around healthcare reform and decreased reimbursements, many physicians in the country are acquiescing to become employees of hospital … Continue reading

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Drafting a CV

Craig A. Fowler PhysicianCareer.com Staff Writer When beginning your job search, having a professional resume (aka Curriculum Vitae) is very important. This document is the first thing your recruiter and/or hiring authority will ask to see. It is a written … Continue reading

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