Archive For: Contract Review & Negotiation

Physician Contract Review Focus: Exiting a Contract

Don’t let the fine print fool you– Right to Terminate clauses can have a serious impact on a physician’s career.    Consider the following scenario: You move to a new state to begin an exciting new position. While the job sounds great during recruitment, the contract doesn’t include details about call hours, productivity expectations, or ... Read More
 

Everything You Need to Know About Physician Contract Review

A professional contract review is one of the most essential steps any doctor can take before accepting a new job offer. A physician’s employment contract is worth millions of dollars and typically contains financial complexities and legal nuances that even experienced doctors require a second opinion to evaluate. To fully assess how an employment offer ... Read More
 

How Female Physicians Can Counteract the Gender Pay Gap

Each year, national reports on physician compensation confirm the persistence of the gender pay gap in medicine. Across all regions and within virtually every specialty, female physicians continue to earn less than their male counterparts. According the 2018 Medscape Physician Compensation report, male doctors netted nearly 18% more income than female doctors. For specialists, the ... Read More
 

Don’t Assume You Can’t Negotiate Your Contract

Contract negotiation is one the earliest hurdles that a new doctor must face before they can begin to practice medicine after at their first official job. Despite this, medical school and residencies often don’t equip physicians with a working knowledge of employment contracts, and many young doctors don’t feel comfortable negotiating when it comes to ... Read More
 

Your Complete Guide to Physician Compensation

It’s no secret that compensation can be a difficult discussion with potential employers. Here, we’ll give you everything that you need to navigate that discussion and start earning what you’re worth. We’ll delve into understanding your worth, evaluating (and prioritizing) the roles that will bring you the most happiness, and the four key factors to ... Read More
 

Mission-driven Physicians Thrive on upward path for major growth

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1557174489586{padding-top: 20px !important;}”][vc_single_image image=”8797″ img_size=”large” css=”.vc_custom_1560265880299{background-image: url(https://physiciansthrive.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Negotiating-Employment-Contract-Physician.jpg?id=7772) !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1560265355663{padding-top: 30px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;}”]Originally Posted by Becky McCarville from Midlands Business Journal on March 29, 2019[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1560265499905{padding-top: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;}”]What started as a mission to help doctors plan for their financial futures as they launch their careers after years of school, residency and ... Read More