June 26, 2012
Board of Directors Election Results
Thank you to all of you who cast your vote during the ASPR Board of Directors elections. Congratulations and welcome to Donna Ecclestone, FASPR, of Duke Medical Center in Durham, NC, upon her election to the position of Secretary and to Frank Gallagher, from Baystate Health in Springfield, MA upon his election to Board Member at Large! We would also like to congratulate Laura Screeney, FASPR, from North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System in NY upon her re-election to Board Member at Large!
Scott Manning, FASPR, from District Medical Group in Phoenix, AZ, will continue as President and Diane Collins, FASPR, from HealthPartners Medical Group in Minneapolis, MN will continue as Treasurer, both through August 2013. Shelley Tudor, FASPR, from Humana in Indianapolis, IN, and Allen Kram, FASPR, from HealthQuest in LaGrangeville, NY, will continue their terms as Board Members at Large through August 2013.
On behalf of the ASPR Membership, I would like to thank outgoing Secretary, Ann Homola, FASPR, from Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor, ME and outgoing Member at Large, Scott Lindblom, FASPR, from Dean Clinic in Madison, WI, for their tremendous contributions over the last several years!
Annual Conference – Early Bird Rates End July 11
Early bird discounts for the 2012 ASPR Annual Conference end on July 11th. Register today and save $150 on your registration! Download the Annual Conference brochure and register today for the 2012 ASPR Annual Conference!
Annual Conference Sneak Peak – Fellowship Certification Program
ASPR is pleased to offer the ASPR Fellowship Certification Program in conjunction with our 2012 Annual Conference in Los Angeles. The Physician Recruitment 201 Module will be offered on Saturday, August 11 and the Physician Recruitment 101 and 301 Modules will be offered on Sunday, August 12. The ASPR Fellowship Certification Program consists of three Modules with corresponding exams leading to the Certification as a Fellow of the Association of Staff Physician Recruiters (FASPR). The ASPR Fellowship Certification Program is the most comprehensive authoritative resource for individuals seeking to develop and test their skills and knowledge in the physician recruiting profession.
Physician Recruitment 101/Associate Module
- Getting Organized for Recruiting
Learn what tools and processes you need to get organized for success.
- The Magic of Sourcing
Review cutting-edge physician sourcing methodologies.
- Screening Candidates: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
Learn effective screening techniques.
- Impressive Interviews: Rolling Out the Red Carpet
Create positive physician interview experiences!
- Immigration Primer
Make immigration work to assist your recruitment program.
- Establishing a Recruitment Budget
Learn how to develop a physician recruitment budget.
Physician Recruitment 201/Diplomate Module
- Provider Compensation & Incentive Plans
Understand current trends in compensation.
- Advanced Practice Provider Recruitment
Learn effective sourcing for advanced practice providers.
- The Offer: Selling it – Closing it – Keeping it Closed
Discover how to manage expectations and what’s important in negotiation.
- Relocation Policies: Rules of the Road
Understand the components of a relocation policy.
- Onboarding: Welcome to the Team!
Implement an effective physician onboarding program.
- Retention Matters
Obtain practical advice on developing a retention program.
Physician Recruitment 301/Fellow Module
- Physician Contracts and Stark/Anti-Kickback Regulations
Understand the Physician Self-Referral Law (“Stark”) and Federal Anti-Kickback Statute.
- Medical Staff Development Plans
Learn about Medical Staff Development Plans.
- Utilizing Benchmarks to Optimize Operational Efficiency
Discover how to track, use, and interpret benchmarking metrics.
- Immigration: In-depth Legal Hows and Whys
Obtain an understanding of visas, H1B caps, and exemptions.
- Benefit Plans: Terms, Trends, and Tips
Review physician benefit plans and understand physician priorities.
- Human Resources for Provider Recruitment
Gain skills in employment law, regulatory agencies, and potential litigation.
Download the Annual Conference brochure and register today for the 2012 ASPR Annual Conference!
AIR Mail – Speaker Selected for Annual Conference
AIR has selected their speaker to present at the AIR Annual Meeting at the ASPR Annual Conference. Lisa Anastos, Executive VP for Clinical Practice and Business Development at the University of Chicago Medical Center will be our AIR Educational Conference Guest Speaker in Los Angeles in August. She will present " Developing Community Networks in Physician Manpower Planning"
Read more: AIR Mail
Webinar Tomorrow: Trends in Video Enabled Interviewing
Date: June 27, 2012
Time: 10:00 am PT / 12:00 pm CT / 1:00 pm ET
- Scott Hurst, Director of Physician Alignment and Recruitment, CHRISTUS Spohn Health System, Corpus Christie, Texas
- Angela Keen, Manager, Physician Services/Physician Recruitment, STRAUB Clinic & Hospital, Honolulu, Hawaii
- Rick Conrad, Corporate Director, Network Management and Physician Services, Catholic Health Partner, Cincinnati, Ohio
- Molly Weaver, Director of Talent Acquisition, Children's Mercy Hospitals & Clinics
- Paul Reder, MD, ENT, CHRISTUS Spohn Medical Group
- Scot Sessions, Director of Marketing, Hire Vue
Cost: Members/Free; Non-members/$99
1.5 hours CE credit
Details and Online Registration
The advent of video enabled interviewing is changing the landscape of physician recruitment. While video interviews won’t replace personal interviews, they provide for several advantages to both the hiring organization as well as the interviewing candidate. Organizations that have begun utilizing video enabled interviewing and screening are reaping the rewards of time and financial savings. How is this technology being used? When is video better than phone or in-person - and when is it not? What are the pros and cons of video interviews? How do I sell my local physicians on its use? This webinar will answer these questions and more. The presenters will discuss trends in video interviewing and provide you with first hand experiences from physician recruiters that have utilized this technology as part of their recruitment efforts.
Question of the Week: Telemedicine
This week’s Question of the Week, Is your organization utilizing telemedicine technology?
- Yes – in radiology only
- Yes – in radiology and other specialties
- Yes – in specialties other than radiology
- I don’t know
Answer the Question of the Week
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