5 steps to making a career change in medicine

5 steps to making a career change in medicine

Career transitions and business endeavors can be an incredibly fruitful thing for many physicians. But many physicians avoid them because they don’t know where to start. Here are five steps to overcome the I-don’t-know-where-to-start mental blockade.

How to answer “What’s your current salary?” as an applicant

How to answer “What’s your current salary?” as an applicant

Employers don’t want to offer you a higher salary than they absolutely need to in order for you to accept a position. So some of them will try to find out what your current salary is. Sharing your salary is unlikely to help you, and highly likely to work against you when it comes to negotiating a job offer. Find out how to respond to this when you’re asked.

What are your salary expectations? Tips for physician job seekers.

What are your salary expectations? Tips for physician job seekers.

When asked, “What are your salary expectations?” during the application hiring process, many medical professionals feel backed into a corner. You don’t need to be forthcoming with this information. Here’s what to say instead of spitting out a number.

The intersection of nonclinical jobs in healthcare

The intersection of nonclinical jobs in healthcare

We’ve spent the past 20 weeks blogging about nonclinical job opportunities for physicians. Getting started down this road can be overwhelming. Many doctors feel they aren’t equipped for nonclinical roles. Here are three pieces of advice to help you navigate the nonclinical physician jobs space and set yourself up for success.

Startup and biotech jobs for physicians

Startup and biotech jobs for physicians

Health start-ups with a focus on technology often provide an opportunity to tackle some of the problems facing the entire industry with innovative solutions. As a result, startup and biotech jobs for physicians are increasing in number.

Physician clinical informatics jobs

Physician clinical informatics jobs

Physicians working in health innovation are often responsible for ensuring that health institutions are on the forefront of health advances and technologies, which currently involves the application of digital health measures to improve patient health outcomes and provider work environments.

Medical device jobs for physicians

Medical device jobs for physicians

Physicians can hold positions working for medical device companies by working in development and safety, traveling to provide training and education, and in marketing and sales of the devices to fellow health professionals.

Jobs in clinical trials and drug development for pharmaceutical physicians

Jobs in clinical trials and drug development for pharmaceutical physicians

Physicians or medical professionals in clinical trial and drug development often work in conjunction with a host of other professionals including PhD researchers, marketers, chemists, pharmacists, and others to ensure that drugs in clinical trials that will soon come to market are safe and efficacious.