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15 Things to Know About the Physician Shortage

Jul 25, 2014

According to projections by the Association of American Medical Colleges, the nation will be short more than 90,000 total physicians by 2020 and 130,000 physicians by 2025. The physician shortage has the potential to affect our present and threaten our future; however, some argue that the impending physician shortage is overblown... Read more at Becker's Hospital Review

The Best-Paying Jobs For Doctors

Jul 25, 2014

Healthcare practitioners are usually perceived as among the best-compensated professionals working today. But within their ranks, salaries and demand can vary greatly, particularly as the industry works to respond to rapid change... Read more at Forbes

The 5 Job Interview Answers You Just Can’t Give

Jul 25, 2014

No one can predict exactly what a recruiter or hiring manager will ask in a job interview. However, there are many standard questions that can make or break an interview. Not because of the question itself, but because of how well you avoid giving a bad answer. A good answer: you will soar to the next level. A bad answer: you’re pounding the pavement, again... Read more at YouTern

The 10 Best-Paying Medical Specialties

Jul 25, 2014

Medical search and consulting firm Merritt Hawkins & Associates, a company of AMN Healthcare reviewed internal data to determine the 20 most requested medical specialties between April 1, 2013 and March 31, 2014. The compensation information listed here reflects starting salaries, as opposed to total annual compensation figures that might include bonuses or benefits. As such, the list provides a picture of the incentives offered to medical profess.. Read more at Forbes

10 Simple Steps to Your Best Resume Yet [Infographic]

Jul 25, 2014

There’s a ton of resume advice out there… much of it contradictory. As YouTern CEO Mark Babbitt says: “Advice on resumes is like snowflakes. It’s impossible to find two the same.” Which is why we love this infographic from YellowLineLabs.com! Here, you’ll see great advice – all told from the perspective of what your audience, the employer, wants to see... Read more at YouTern

How to Choose the Best Snacks For Your Workday

Jul 23, 2014

How many times have you been at work and your tummy began growling? You may often feel lethargic, lacking the energy you require. Proper nutrition is so crucial in terms of your overall health and productivity levels. Although WHAT you eat is extremely important, WHEN you eat also plays a role... Read more at Career Addict

100 Hospitals and Health Systems With Great Oncology Programs | 2014

Jul 23, 2014

Becker's Hospital Review has named the following hospitals to the 2014 edition of "100 Hospitals and Health Systems With Great Oncology Programs." These hospitals are leading the way in terms of quality patient care, cancer outcomes and research... Read more at Becker's Hospital Review

How to do a Long-Distance Job Hunt

Jul 23, 2014

You’ve found yourself in a right pickle here haven’t you? You need to find a job in a city that you don’t even live in. That’s impossible you say. Well, you’re wrong! It may be difficult but it certainly isn’t impossible. As long as you’re organised and honest with potential employers there shouldn’t be a problem... Read more at Career Addict

30 Smart Answers To Tough Interview Questions

Jul 23, 2014

Some job interviewers ask tough questions to trip you up or to get you to reveal information you may be trying to conceal. Others want to get a better sense of your thought process or see how you respond under pressure. Whatever the reason, you'll want to be prepared... Read more at AOL

Minnesota physician shortage to emerge in next decade

Jul 23, 2014

A physician shortage will emerge in Minnesota in the next decade, according to a study conducted for the Minnesota Hospital Association. Current medical school graduation rates barely offset physician retirements, and an increase in demand due to the aging population will widen the gap, the study found. Lack of annual growth in Minnesota's graduate medical education system will create a deficit of nearly 850 primary care physicians by 2024... Read more at Fierce Healthcare