Physician Recruiter

York, PA | Professional | Tracking Code: 54037

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General Summary:
Under the general supervision of the Director-Physician Recruitment, conducts, coordinates and organizes physician and APC (nurse practitioner and physician assistant) searches on behalf of the System. Develops and initiates a marketing plan for each position, sources and screens applicants and works with the practice to interview and select appropriate candidates. Provides coordination of initial and subsequent visits, relocation and orientation. Creates a positive relationship with candidates and spouses and with the recruiting practices and administrators.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1 Working with the Director-Physician Recruitment and physician practice, develops a marketing plan to recruit applicants that includes Internet and journal postings and mailing pieces. Develops practice profiles and initiates telephone and internet solicitation to source candidates.
2 Works in collaboration with physicians, practice managers, administrators and physicians to meet their recruitment needs. Demonstrates empathy and respect for the physicians experience in the practice.
3 Sources candidates based on the needs of the practice and legal recruitment guidelines. Obtains CVs and coordinates background searches.
4 Implements procedures for coordinating candidate interviews with practice manager and candidate. Escorts prospective candidates to interview sites.
5 Participates in credentialing and orientation process for newly hired physicians and APCs. Assists new candidates in obtaining state licensure, DEA and the pre-application for hospital privileges.
6 Participates in career days, open houses, and other activities to attract qualified candidates.
7 Acts as an ambassador for the System and the community. Demonstrates a high tolerance for diversity, welcoming providers from various backgrounds to the community. Works directly with agencies and realtors to provide a positive experience for candidates and their families.


Required Skills

Bachelor's Degree

2 - 3 years Physician recruiting experience and recruiting experience in healthcare.




Required Experience

Must be able to exercise initiative, judgment, and decision making skills in meeting organization objectives. Ideal candidate can work independently and demonstrate initiative in new approaches; able to establish and maintain effective relations with candidates and their spouses. Knowledge of recruitment and retention principles and theories are a must. Also the ability to collect, organize and interpret data from personal interviews and references to assist in placement will be required. 


Attention to detail

Multi tasking and ability to prioritize

Provide transportation for candidates and Families

Strict confidentiality in accordance with policies and procedures.

Experience with sourcing software


Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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