Between March 2019 and March 2020, there was a 154 percent increase in telehealth visits across the United States. A survey of more than 1,500 physicians and health professionals found that 84 percent engaged in interactive video patient visits in 2020 and nearly 40 percent averaged more than 20 virtual visits each week.**[Read more…] about Is the Ability to Practice Medicine Virtually a Priority in Your Job Search?
According to the Federation of State Medical Boards 2020 Census of U.S. Physicians, the physician workforce is 20 percent larger than it was in 2010. This would seem to contradict today’s reality of a physician shortage in the U.S. What these growth numbers do not reflect is the changing face of today’s physician.[Read more…] about Physician Shortage = Job of Your Choice? Not Necessarily
Today’s labor crisis is never more apparent than in the healthcare industry. Clinical staffing scarcity, coupled with a physician shortage that has been years in the making, is providing the pool of available candidates an immense number of job opportunities.
As a newly graduated physician or a seasoned physician looking to make a change, you might be tempted to see this physician shortage as an “easy in” for your next dream job – and that is correct to a certain extent.[Read more…] about Quality of Life and a Career in Healthcare
Miriam Tyson, MBA
AK Consultants & Healthcare – Physician Recruitment
Miriam Tyson has 35 years of healthcare experience, including 30 years with HCA. She started her Healthcare career in the San Francisco Bay area, and was involved in Provider Network Development for two large Managed Care Organizations. She then relocated to the Tampa Bay area and joined HCA through South Bay and Brandon Regional Hospitals where she was responsible for Physician Recruitment and Business Development.[Read more…] about Introducing Miriam Tyson!