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Why you might be missing out on over 72% of physician candidates

Posted by Doximity TF Team

The majority of physicians aren’t actively seeking new career opportunities, but that doesn’t come as a surprise to most physician recruiters. Physician shortages abound, and increases in the number of new physicians entering the workforce remain modest, so you’re tasked with sourcing quality physicians from a limited pool of candidates. In fact, you’re tasked with recruiting experienced physicians who are not even looking for a new position!

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Filed under physician recruitment, 86% of physician candidates, rules for recruiting passive candidates, passive physician candidates

Women in Medicine: The Gender Pay Gap

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Physician gender impacts many issues in the medical world  not least, the physician recruiting industry.

We've mentioned this before but it bears repeating: in 2017 more women than men enrolled in U.S. medical schools for the first time (per Medscape).  

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Filed under recruiting female physicians, women in medicine, physician gender pay gap, impact of physician gender, Doximity Physician Compensation report, professional concerns of female physicians, physician compensation trends

Women in Medicine Month: Recruiting Female Physicians with Flexibility

Posted by Doximity TF Team

In 1960, there were roughly 200 women physicians in the U.S. As of March 2018, there are nearly 334k – approximately 34% of professionally active physicians (per the Henry J Kaiser Foundation). Data suggests that number is still rising. In fact, in 2017 the number of women enrolling in U.S. medical schools topped the number of men for the first time ever (per Medscape).   

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Filed under Women in Medicine Month, female physicians, recruiting female physicians, women MDs and DOs, female doctors, Work-life balance, physician gender, professional concerns of female physicians, rural physician shortage, attract and retain women

Technology Trends: Telemedicine is Still "The Next Big Thing"

Posted by Doximity TF Team

We’ve put a spotlight on telemedicine a number of times because the technology is spreading rapidly – more than 15 million Americans received some kind of medical care remotely last year, per the American Telemedicine Association. A lot of hospitals and healthcare facilities are investing in telemedicine.

If you’re like us, though, you’ve been reading headlines like these recently: Is telemedicine dead before it arrives?; Why telemedicine is a bust so far; Is telemedicine really a bust?

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Filed under Spotlight on Telemedicine, video visits, CMS proposed new payment rules, global telemedicine market, American Telemedicine Association, The future of telemedicine, Technology Trends

How to Make the Most From Physician Conferences

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Our Best Tips to Make the Most From Physician Conferences

It’s hard to believe summer is already coming to an end! Not only does that mean schools are back in session, but physician conferences and tradeshows are back in action, too. As a physician recruiter, attending these events can be a great opportunity to source new candidates by creating meaningful, face-to-face relationships.

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Filed under physician conferences, physician tradeshows, Doximity Talent Finder Tips, physician recruiting marketing tools, guide to tradeshows, guide to conferences

Your Doximity Summer Reading List

Posted by Doximity TF Team

Harry Truman once said, “Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.”

There’s no better time to relax with a good book than in the summer-- or a better time to tackle a few books that could make you a better recruiter. But you don’t always have to read books on recruiting to become better at your job. In that spirit, we've compiled a quick list of what the Doximity Client Success team has on the docket for good reads- things we believe are making us better at our day to day. 

Whatever your summer has in store and whatever your preference might be - we hope you enjoy some of our latest, favorite reads, whether you’re on the beach, the porch, or you just have a quiet minute at home.

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Filed under mobile technology in healthcare, summer reading list, Doximity Talent Finder Tips

Hospital Technology Trends

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Technology in Healthcare Today

Technology is at the heart of the workflow in most healthcare practices these days. For a field that is contingent on utmost data security – so much so that it still uses dinosaur fax machines – changes have always been slow. For years following the HITECH Act of 2009, which required healthcare facilities to implement EMRs, data sharing flatlined.

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Filed under hospital technology trends, smartphones, devices and apps are remaking medicine, mobile technology in healthcare, EMRs

Knowledge is power: the most in-demand specialties for physician recruitment right now

Posted by Doximity TF Team

For years now, virtually everyone in the healthcare arena has been sounding the alarm over the coming shortage of doctors. The population is growing and aging, and older people tend to require more healthcare services. It’s no surprise, then that the demand for doctors is rising faster than other professions in the US. 

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Filed under physician recruitment strategy, In-demand medical specialties

The Best Strategies for Recruiting Passive Candidates

Posted by Doximity TF Team

The passive physician candidate: he/she isn’t attending job fairs, scouring job boards, or sending out CVs, yet a whopping 76% of physicians are passive candidates—and they’re likely to be the best fit for your positions. Reaching them can be complex, but engaging passive candidates can transform your recruitment outcomes.

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Filed under strategies for recruiting passive candidates, networking to find top-notch candidates, understanding passive job candidates, creating a candidate-first experience

Modern Recruiting: Spotlight on Physician Employment

Posted by Doximity TF Team

Doctors who own private practices have historically dominated the U.S. physician employment landscape. However, 2016 marked the first year in which less than half of practicing physicians owned their own practice: 47.1 percent (per policy research from the American Medical Association (AMA).

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Filed under Physician employment, Hospitals employing physicians, Hospital employment

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