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Jul 14, 2020, 09:00 ET Report: COVID-19 Reducing Physician Compensation, Job Options

The coronavirus pandemic has significantly altered the job market for physicians, leading to the temporary reduction of both starting salaries and...


Aug 28, 2019, 10:00 ET Merritt Hawkins Teams with MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society on Physician Recruiting/Compensation Initiatives

Merritt Hawkins, the nation's leading physician search firm, and MedChi, The Maryland State Medical Society, have teamed up to provide MedChi members ...


Aug 13, 2019, 10:00 ET Merritt Hawkins Selected as TORCH-Endorsed Business Partner

Merritt Hawkins, the nation's leading physician search firm and a company of AMN Healthcare (NYSE: AMN), has been selected as an Endorsed Business...


Aug 02, 2019, 10:00 ET Merritt Hawkins And Staff Care Support National Health Center Week

Merritt Hawkins and Staff Care, leading physician staffing firms and companies of AMN Healthcare, are lending their support to National Health Center ...


Jul 08, 2019, 10:00 ET Report: Demand for Specialist Physicians Driving Physician Recruitment

Hospitals, medical groups, and other healthcare facilities are seeking more medical specialists and fewer primary care physicians, according to an...


May 14, 2019, 10:00 ET Survey: Newly Trained Physicians Swamped With Job Choices

Finding a job is not the challenge for newly trained physicians, a new survey suggests. Choosing from among dozens or even over 100 job options is....


Feb 25, 2019, 10:00 ET Survey: Physicians Generate an Average $2.4 Million a Year Per Hospital

While physicians are key providers of medical care at the nation's hospitals, a new survey confirms they also are major drivers of hospital revenue....


Apr 03, 2018, 10:00 ET Survey: 74% Of Physicians Favor Medicaid Work Requirements

Three in four physicians favor a new federal policy that allows states to require applicants to work or seek a job in order to obtain Medicaid...


Jun 09, 2016, 10:00 ET Survey: Starting Salaries For Physicians Spiking

Starting salaries for both primary care and specialist physicians spiked in the last 12 months, according to a new report, reflecting a rising demand ...


Jul 15, 2015, 09:00 ET New Report Shows Demand For Psychiatrists At An All-Time High

Demand for psychiatrists is at an all-time high, according to an annual report tracking physician recruiting trends. Prepared by Merritt Hawkins, the ...


Jan 29, 2014, 08:00 ET Survey: Wait Times For A Doctor Appointment Longest In Boston, Shortest In Dallas

Need to see a family physician, dermatologist or an obstetrician/gynecologist? Get in line, because it could take weeks to schedule an appointment, a ...


Jul 02, 2010, 08:00 ET Survey: Demand for Psychiatrists Peaking

Demand for psychiatrists is growing faster than for any other medical specialty, according to a new survey by national physician search firm Merritt...


Mar 25, 2010, 08:00 ET Survey: Physicians Generate $1.5 Million Annually for Their Affiliated Hospitals

While physicians are the primary providers of medical care at the nation's hospitals, a new survey suggests they also are key drivers of hospital...