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FALL 2017

The career development quarterly for physicians of all specialties, PracticeLink Magazine provides readers with feature articles, compensation stats, helpful job search tips—as well as recruitment ads from organizations across the U.S.

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44 FALL 2017   PracticeLink.com ▾ T HE CON T R AC T S & COMPENSAT ION ISSUE D E P A R T M E N T S Vital Stats How tight is the job market in your specialty? The PracticeLink Physician Recruitment Index can help you gauge the relative ease or difficulty of your job search. WHAT'S YOUR COMPETITION LIKE? For job-seekers of all kinds, it can be hard to know. A simple PracticeLink. com search for opportunities in your specialty will give you an indication of the demand for physicians like you, but without knowing who else is vying for those jobs, it's hard to get an accurate picture of supply. How many other candidates in your specialty are actively looking for jobs at the same time? And how Most-In-Demand Specialties SPECIALT Y CANDIDATES PER JOB CHANGE IN R ANK Neurology 0.98 Same Psychiatry 1.15 +1 Gastroenterology 1.23 +1 Emergency Medicine 1.35 +1 Urgent Care 1.47 +1 Or thopaedic Surgery 1.76 +2 Anesthesiology 1.80 +6 Hospitalist 1.98 +3 Obstetrics and Gynecology 2.07 +1 Internal Medicine 2.16 –1 Family Medicine 2.24 +1 Cardiology 2.65 New General Surgery 3.20 +1 Hematology and Oncology 3.71 New Pediatrics 3.71 Same Most-Challenging-to-Recruit Specialties SPECIALT Y JOBS PER CANDIDATE CHANGE IN R ANK 1 Oncology - Gynecological 9.00 +1 2 Surgery - Neurocritical Care 3.00 –1 3 Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery 2.20 +1 4 Pediatrics - Bone Marrow Transplant 2.00 New 5 Pediatrics - Allergy and Immunology 1.75 –2 6 Pediatrics - Intensivist 1.67 –1 7 Pediatrics - Genetics 1.60 Same 8 Pediatrics - Ophthalmology 1.60 New 9 Pulmonary Disease 1.53 –3 10 Pediatrics - Emergency Medicine 1.50 New 11 Radiology - Tele 1.50 New 12 Maternal-Fetal Medicine 1.24 –2 13 Pediatrics - Otolaryngology 1.20 New 14 Otolaryngology 1.20 –3 15 Pediatrics - Physical Medicine & Rehab 1.17 New

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