Physician Assistant Workforce: How Far We Have Come and Where Are We Going?

October 5th, 2011 National PA Week is approaching -- October 6-12, 2011. Some of you may know that the original PA Day was Oct 6. and that coincided with Dr. Eugene Stead's birthday. Dr. Stead, as our founding father, was a local legend at Duke Medical Center, and those of us fortunate to have known him remember his great stories and his amazing vision for our profession.

Rehabilitation Therapist Salaries by Region and Experience

October 3rd, 2011 If you are a therapist open to relocation, what can you expect to make in that area? Here are the actual results we have compiled from therapists we have helped find new opportunities throughout this year.

Add Locum Tenens to Your Staffing Strategy to Combat the Consequences of Physician Burnout

September 21st, 2011 Survey data released recently in the Journal of the American Medical Association show that over half of the internal medicine resident physicians surveyed experience job dissatisfaction due to high levels of burnout, stress, depersonalization and an overall low quality of life. The consequences of this were discussed in an article by Health Leaders Media last week.

An Efficient Part-Time Employment Model for Physicians

September 21st, 2011 As reported on ScienceDaily, a study published in this month's Journal of the American College of Surgeons concluded that allowing part-time surgeons may help address the workforce shortage.

EMR Implementation: Help or Headache?

September 20th, 2011 As a clinician, I have used more than five electronic medical record (EMR) systems in my career. I have experienced a full-on practice implementation as well as a transition from one system to another, all while continuing to service patients and provide direct care. Maintaining patient flow, documentation and care coordination is a challenge when you are navigating software that is not always intuitive.

Physician Assistant Workforce Study Shows Huge Growth

September 14th, 2011 Did any of you get a chance to read the recent article from Health Leaders Media on the explosive growth of the Physician Assistant profession over the past 10 years? Pretty interesting statistics in regards to the impact these clinicians are having.

Career Advice for Healthcare Professionals Can be Read Between the Lines

September 8th, 2011 What a nice surprise it was to see CompHealth mentioned in this South Florida Sun-Sentinel article, "Best career tips gleaned from 15 years of experience." In it, columnist Marcia Heroux Pounds offers tried-and-true career counseling, which she sums up as:

CompHealth Physician Assistant Featured in Healthcare Traveler Magazine

August 29th, 2011 Joseph Leone, a PA-C working with CompHealth, was featured in the July 2011 issue of Healthcare Traveler. The article features stories of a number of healthcare providers practicing in VA systems across the country.

CompHealth's Impact on VA Hospitals

August 22nd, 2011

Paying it Forward in a CompHealth Circle of Care

August 22nd, 2011