Working Hard-2The shortage of primary care physicians has been well documented, but primary care is not the only specialty facing a looming shortage. As our country’s population continues to age, the demand for oncologists will continue to grow. But will the supply of oncology providers be able to meet the growing demand? See the infographic below for more information on the various challenges facing oncology physician recruitment now and in the future.

 

 

 

 

CONCLUSION:

 

While it is clear that oncology recruitment is facing many challenges, there are ways in which health systems and hospitals can still stay competitive in recruiting oncologists. By ensuring that they are offering a competitive compensation package and utilizing a comprehensive recruitment strategy to source qualified candidates, hospitals and health systems can stay ahead of the competition in oncology recruitment.