When medical practices or businesses see lagging revenue, they most often look to grow their business through sales and marketing initiatives. Higher expenses means a practice needs to grow patient volume, yes? What happens, though, when even those efforts are not enough to help you reach revenue targets?[Read more…] about Is it time for an efficiency assessment?
Talent Acquisition & Retention
Nurses Week Is Important
Every year the Healthcare Industry celebrates Nurses Week from May 6 – May 12. Many may not know that the last day is also Florence Nightingale’s birthday. Before I took my nursing career experience into business, I did not recognize the fact that Florence Nightingale was also a phenomenal nursing entrepreneur.[Read more…] about Nurses Week Is Important
Is the Ability to Practice Medicine Virtually a Priority in Your Job Search?
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?
Physician Shortage = Job of Your Choice? Not Necessarily
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
Quality of Life and a Career in Healthcare
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