Category Archives: Physician Jobs

Physicians, finding your next job should not be this hard!

“A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don’t have a J.O.B.” ~Fats Domino If you’re a physician, you have graduated from medical school, and you’re nearing the end of your residency or fellowship training, … Continue reading

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Tips For Older Physicians Seeking New Jobs

While the economy is in recovery, the market is still quite tight for job seekers in certain parts of the country, even in the healthcare industry. Perhaps one of the most affected groups of job seekers are those 50 or … Continue reading

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The Ups and Down of Locum Tenens Employment for Physicians

Locum tenens (or temporary) employment can be an excellent solution for physicians seeking employment in a new city, particularly if your location is a desirable area where the job market may be more saturated with desirable candidates. There are many … Continue reading

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Being professional during your job search

Have you ever called someone’s phone only to be met by a voicemail message involving their two-year old? “Davey, ask them to say their name and number… (silence)… say “hi” Davey… (a loud clatter as the phone drops to the … Continue reading

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Physicians, how do you choose where to practice?

If you’re like me, you’re a physician who has never been a particular fan of moving. All the boxes. All the stress. All the pizza. (Okay, the last point might actually be a perk). For doctors, moving is often a … Continue reading

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Physician Phone Interview Tips

At first glance, a phone interview sounds much less intimidating than an actual, face-to-face interview. After all, you don’t have to worry about finding that perfectly professional yet memorable interview attire. You don’t have to worry if a sneaky piece … Continue reading

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Casual job board surfing: physician hobbies examined

I think Baseball might be in trouble. It seems the classic sport that has long been hailed as America’s Past Time is quickly being overshadowed by a new past time: Surfing Job Boards. For fun. How do we know it’s … Continue reading

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The Doctor Job Q & A: When Should I Start Looking For A Physician Job?

Dear The Doctor Job, I am currently a PGY-3 in internal medicine. How soon should I start looking for a job? My schedule is so busy with my rotations, I don’t think I would have time to look for a … Continue reading

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Physician Job Search Tips: Always Be Professional

Many times at The Doctor Job, we receive emails and phone calls from physicians who assume they are contacting a potential employer about a physician job opportunity. I am often surprised by the tone and simple mistakes that these doctors … Continue reading

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Applying marketing techniques to your career

A physician’s job search is only successful if the physician finds the best job available to him or her. In any other situation, whether the physician finds a less-than-ideal job, no job, or decides to remain with the old job, … Continue reading

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