Physician Recruiting and Staffing Services Done Right

Merritt Hawkins is the largest permanent placement physician search and consulting company in the United States and is a company of AMN Healthcare (NYSE: AMN). Celebrating over 30 years of service to the healthcare industry, Merritt Hawkins is acknowledged as the industry’s leading source of permanent physician recruiting expertise.

Merritt Hawkins conducts over 3,000 permanent physician search assignments annually and works with hundreds of hospitals, medical groups, community health centers and other facilities nationwide.


Comprehensive Staffing Resources

Merritt Hawkins’ winning recruitment formula goes beyond standard services offered by most firms. We combine healthcare staffing consultation with bottom line implementation. Merritt Hawkins’ extensive front-end consultation, unique resources, and meticulous recruitment plan set the industry standard for thoroughness and professionalism. Elements of this proven plan include:

  • More than 8 million practice opportunity letters sent to physicians each year
  • On average, more than 10,000 candidates called by our Research Department per month
  • Thousands of unique visitors to our Web site job search each month
  • A national candidate sourcing campaign using multiple resources
  • Thorough screening of doctors and allied health professionals
  • Detailed, written profile of qualified candidates
  • Candidate credentialing
  • Conducting a comprehensive, on-site job and community profile
  • Analyzing current client contracts and incentives

Our proven program, refined over many years and tens of thousands of physician and other search assignments, has helped us establish an unrivalled reputation and one of the highest search completion ratios in the industry. In today’s highly competitive medical market place, successful doctor recruitment requires both a sophisticated search plan and the resources to carry it out. Merritt Hawkins is one of the very few firms that offers both.