Practical Guide to Hospitalist Recruitment and Retention, 1st Edition

  • Kirk Mathews
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  • ISBN-10: 1601467974
  • ISBN-13: 9781601467973
  • DDC: 362.11068
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 138 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released October 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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The demand for hospitalists continues to grow at an aggressive rate. According to the Society of Hospital Medicine, the number of hospitalists is projected to reach more than 30,000 by 2010. However, the demand for these specialists is expected to continue to grow at an even more aggressive rate, making it challenging for programs to meet the demand. Practical Guide to Hospitalist Recruitment and Retention is a book and CD-ROM set that provides proven strategies from a leading hospitalist recruitment expert to help you find the right physicians for your practice and develop a strong program that retains committed hospitalists.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Figure list.
About the author.
1: Getting prepared.
2: Compensation plans.
3: Staffing and workload.
4: Scheduling.
5: Employment agreements.
6: Sourcing candidates.
7: Pre-interview candidate assessment.
8: Interview and on-site visit.
9: Follow-up and negotiations.
10: Retention.