Physician Job Search Tips – Tip #1: Applying for a Job is a Small First Step
Medical Education
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Medical Education
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Physician Job Search Tips – Tip #1: Applying for a Job is a Small First Step

Michael J Jones - December 18, 2017

In my previous career as a contingency-based physician recruiter, I learned that for some job searches, my primary value was simply to convince a candidate to apply…

Physician Leadership – Improve Your Management Skills with These 7 Steps
Business
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Business
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Physician Leadership – Improve Your Management Skills with These 7 Steps

Michael J Jones - December 27, 2016

Physicians are, in corporate parlance, the project managers of the healthcare world. They lead cross-functional teams that treat patients. However, many doctors struggle with how to manage…

6 Tips for Healthcare Recruiting Success
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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6 Tips for Healthcare Recruiting Success

Michael J Jones - October 13, 2016

Recruiting is a specialized task that helps to build the foundation of an organization. Finding the right people who are not only committed but also qualified can…

Examining Relationship Based Physician Recruitment
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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Examining Relationship Based Physician Recruitment

Michael J Jones - September 7, 2016

Physician recruitment involves several considerations, such as an evaluation of physician need across practice areas, sourcing and recruiting viable candidates, promoting the healthcare facility and community to…

Where does Complementary and Alternative Medicine Fit in US Healthcare?
Wellness
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Wellness
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Where does Complementary and Alternative Medicine Fit in US Healthcare?

Michael J Jones - August 19, 2016

As a physician, some of my biggest disappointments have been with colleagues who could not visualize the benefit of going beyond the usual prescription medications or surgery…

6 Steps to Re-entering the Healthcare Workforce
Business
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Business
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6 Steps to Re-entering the Healthcare Workforce

Michael J Jones - August 18, 2016

When most people think of a modern family, they envision a couple where both people work for financial reasons. However, the steep costs of childcare, along with…

Better nursing working environment means better outcomes for surgery patients
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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Better nursing working environment means better outcomes for surgery patients

Michael J Jones - August 9, 2016

While it sounds logical, a recent study published Jan. 20 in JAMA Surgery reported that hospitals with the better nursing departments had fewer patients die after a…

Knowledge About Malpractice Lawsuits Can Give You Some Peace
Policy & Law
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Policy & Law
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Knowledge About Malpractice Lawsuits Can Give You Some Peace

Michael J Jones - July 23, 2016

About 50% of the time, the way medical practitioners deal with a patient is directed by their concerns about being sued. This may lead to a malpractice…

Speaking Up for Patient Safety
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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Speaking Up for Patient Safety

Michael J Jones - July 6, 2016

It’s happened to many of us. We show up for work, get our reports, and realize that we cannot safely perform our job under the current conditions.…

Best Apps for Physicians
eHealth
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eHealth
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Best Apps for Physicians

Michael J Jones - June 16, 2016

A study by the IMS Health names Wikipedia as the “single leading source” of health care information for both patients and health care professionals. Not so surprising…