Category Archives: Career Trends

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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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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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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From Residency to Reality

How to Use Social Media to Chart Your Career Barbara Giamanco CEO, Talent Builders The explosion of social media into mainstream consciousness has seemingly come from nowhere. Though it may be new to you, the social media groundswell has been … Continue reading

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Career Trends

To begin, this article on Career Trends will touch on many concepts and trends going on in the physician arena right now. We will look at career trends nationally and touch on various concepts without going to deep in the … Continue reading

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What Practice Setting Fits Me?

Craig A. Fowler PhysicianCareer.com Staff Writer You are finishing up your training and considering the myriad of job opportunities in front of you. You ask yourself, “Am I cut out for a solo practice?” “What about a group? Single Specialty? … Continue reading

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The Whole Package: What to Consider Before Accepting a Position!

Craig A. Fowler PhysicianCareer.com Staff Writer When you begin looking at practice opportunities you will be bombarded with advertisements, emails, and phone calls. This onslaught will only continue to increase, as the physician shortage gets worse before it gets better. … Continue reading

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