Getting Competitive

Thrall, Terese Hudson
November 2005
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Nov2005, Vol. 79 Issue 11, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports on the results of a survey conducted by Merritt, Hawkins & Associates regarding the recruitment of doctors in the U.S. in 2005. A comparison of a number of hospitals that recruit doctors is presented. Recruiting has become more difficult and time-consuming according to a percentage of hospitals surveyed. Terry Caroon, director of physician services and compliance at Phelps County Medical Center in Rolla, Missouri, comments on the recruitment.


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