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Am I just paying a psychiatrist's free vacation?

April 23rd, 2014

People like free stuff; “If it’s free, it’s for me.” This will never change and as psychiatry recruiters we have found that relatively high net worth physicians are no different in this regard. At Monroe & Weisbrod, we actually have a “blacklist”...

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Psychiatry Chair Search Experts

February 19th, 2014

Does your organization have a chair, vice-chair or other director-level psychiatry position it needs filled? Monroe & Weisbrod is the industry leader in this very specific area. All we do is psychiatry, so our ability to exhaustively search for...

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Is the psychiatrist I am trying to recruit telling me the truth?

November 11th, 2013

It is a simple fact of human nature or mere observation of the affliction that is the human condition: people lie.Therefore, it reasonably follows that psychiatrists you are seeking to recruit could potentially lie to you. Certainly a lack of...

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Are your clients ever in major cities?

September 30th, 2013

We have observed that there is a belief among psychiatrists, psychiatry group practice administrators and others that only mental health organizations in non-major metropolitan areas should engage or should need professional, agency assistance...

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Why do your psychiatry recruiters still cold call?

July 17th, 2013

It was not long ago that I had a relatively successful physician recruiter, not affiliated with Monroe & Weisbrod, ask why we still had our psychiatry sourcers making cold-calls or “dialing for psychiatrists” as we like to call it. For those...

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Are the MGMA numbers accurate?

January 6th, 2013

Authors Note: this was written many, many years ago prior to our focusing solely in psychiatry, so it is written broadly, contemplating all medical specialties, however it can be applied specifically to the salaries of psychiatrists First off,...

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Is there really a shortage of psychiatrists?

August 12th, 2012

AUTHORS NOTE: This was written several years ago prior to us focusing solely on psychiatry recruitment, so it addresses a physician shortage in general, rather than specifically the situation in psychiatry. While we are finding that perhaps the...

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