Medical Real Estate

Demographics Spur Boom in Medical Real Estate

Well over 30% of Americans are now past age 50 — a factor that observers believe is driving a surge in healthcare employment. In fact, in 2018, health care became the single largest U.S. employment sector, according to the U.S. Bureau of...

Family Medicine and Work-Life Balance

Family physicians typically do not command the salaries of, say, orthopedists or plastic surgeons, and they are scarcely immune to burnout.

Laying the Groundwork for Effective Recruitment

Healthcare organizations may spend a year or more getting a new physician in place. That makes it imperative to build a solid foundation for recruitment, according to Alpharetta, Georgia-based Jackson Physician Search.

Keeping the Physician in the Physician Recruitment Process

If your goal is to bring a new provider on board, why not prioritize a physician-satisfying recruitment approach?

Boost Practice Efficiency, Boost Practice Revenue

Falling or plateauing income in a private practice may signal the need for an overhaul of office processes.

Business of Medicine

Negative Childhood Experiences Linked to Adult Medical Debt

The odds that a household will carry medical debt and that healthcare costs will exceed 10 percent of its income and all its savings are much greater if an adult in the household had adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), such as abuse...

A Many-Splendored Path to Financial Woe

Physicians need not pump cash into artichoke yogurt startups or Senegalese chinchilla farms to wreck their finances.

About That Skilled Nursing Facility Gig ...

Whether a physician wants to invest more for retirement or is among the 76 percent of medical school graduates who carry student debt, a side job can be attractive.

Medical Real Estate

Hospitals and Property Values: A Mixed Bag

Can a hospital enhance prices and rents for nearby homes? Maybe.

Factors such as the size of the hospital may influence those numbers, scientists at the University of California, Riverside found in a recent study.

Rents and home prices...

Physician Recruiters See Revenue Growth

Physician recruitment firms are enjoying substantially higher revenue, according to a survey by Staffing Industry Analysts and the National Association of Physician Recruiters.