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ASPR Weekly - July 15, 2014

ASPR Weekly

July 15, 2014

Physician Recruitment Incentives & Contracts Survey Now Open

July Webinar: Rural America: The Race to Recruit Physicians

ASPR Annual Conference Sneak Peek: Fellowship Programs

Annual Conference Justification Letter – How to Use It

Take Your Fellowship Certification Exam Now for Recognition at Annual Conference

Annual Conference – Early Bird Rates End July 24


Physician Recruitment Incentives & Contracts Survey Now Open

We invite you to participate in the new ASPR Physician Recruitment Incentives and Contracts Survey designed to collect information regarding physician contracts, benefits and recruitment incentives directly from in-house physician recruitment professionals. The survey doesn’t require gathering any data and should only take about 5 minutes to complete. Please participate by August 1.

Does this survey sound familiar? That’s because ASPR just published the 2014 Physician Compensation, Benefits & Recruitment Incentives Report, which collected similar data directly from PHYSICIANS. This new survey will collect the data from YOU – those who are putting out job offers on a regular basis. We plan to compare and contrast the results of this new survey of in-house physician recruiters with the data received from physicians.

You do not have to be an ASPR member to participate in this survey, so feel free to share the survey link with other non-member, in-house physician recruiters. (Note: Employees of recruitment firms are not eligible to participate.) Results of the survey will be published on our website and as always the more participation, the more valuable the data. Please participate today to contribute to our industry’s growing knowledge base!

Click to participate in the survey!

If you haven’t seen the 2014 Physician Compensation, Benefits & Recruitment Incentives Report, click here to download a free copy from the Industry Data section of our website.


July Webinar: Rural America: The Race to Recruit Physicians

Registration is nearly full so register today for the July Webinar - Rural America: The Race to Recruit Physicians.

Rural facilities often struggle to keep the pace with metropolitan areas in the race to recruit physicians. Though the basics of the recruitment process are the same, rural health policy, resources and partnerships often take the recruitment process down a different course than metropolitan areas. Rural facility practice requirements, physician supply and geography are often hurdles that can become race changers for rural facilities.

Date: July 23, 2014
Time: 10 a.m. PT / Noon CT / 1 p.m. ET
Presenter: Carrie Galbraith, Director of Recruitment, Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network
Sponsored by:

Learning Objectives:

  • Define the rural competitive environment
  • Identify rural specific and industry standard recruitment tools
  • Overcome "obstacles” to rural recruitment

Register for this webinar.


ASPR Annual Conference Sneak Peek: Fellowship Programs

ASPR is pleased to offer the ASPR Fellowship Certification Program in conjunction with our 2014 ASPR Annual Conference in Minneapolis. The Physician Recruitment 201 Module will be offered Saturday, Aug. 23, and the Physician Recruitment 101 and 301 Modules will be offered Sunday, Aug. 24.

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 negotiations.
  • 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.

Reserve your seat at the 2014 ASPR Annual Conference held Aug. 23-27 at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Minn. Register by July 24 for early bird discounts!

Download Registration Brochure

Register to Attend


Annual Conference Justification Letter – How to Use It

Do you need a little help convincing your boss to approve your request to attend the 2014 ASPR Annual Conference? Then use the Conference Justification Letter the Education Committee created to present the case to your organization about the benefits of attending the annual conference.

The letter includes information about the keynotes, breakout sessions and the Fellowship Certification program. It also offers suggestions on how to edit the letter to make it more personalized and effective. We hope you find the letter helpful and we look forward to seeing you in Minneapolis!

Download the Justification Letter


Take Your Fellowship Certification Exam Now for Recognition at Annual Conference

Fellowship CertificationIt is an honor to stand among your peers as a leader in your industry. With this in mind, ASPR recognizes and celebrates members who have achieved their certification as a Fellow of the ASPR (FASPR) during its annual business meeting each year.

In order to be recognized, you must be certified a minimum of three weeks prior to the annual conference. Any member who has obtained FASPR certification between the last annual conference and July 31 will be recognized at this year’s annual conference. If you are working toward your Fellowship Certification, take your exams before July 31 so you can be recognized for your achievement at the 2014 ASPR Annual Conference.

Register to take your exam today!


Annual Conference – Early Bird Rates End July 24

Early Bird DeadlineTime is running out to save on your conference registration! Early bird discounts for the 2014 ASPR Annual Conference end July 24. Register today and save $150 on your registration!

Download the registration brochure and register to attend the 2014 ASPR Annual Conference!

Important Dates
JUL
23
Webinar: Rural America: The Race to Recruit Physicians
View details and register online
AUG
20
Stress Less! Know How!
View details and register online

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