How to hire Physician Assistant’s and Nurse Practitioners for Healthcare Recruitment

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Staff your facility with Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners by following these key tips.

The American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) estimates that the U.S. will face a physician shortage of over 90,000 physicians by 2020, a figure that is only expected to rise. This impending shortage coupled with the boom of more and more outpatient facilities, is placing NPs and PAs into an increasingly important role in primary care.

To further illustrate this, Staff Care reports that in 2012, 10 percent of all staffing requests from hospitals and clinics were for mid-level practitioners, compared to just two percent in 2010.

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