U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics provides information of mean salaries and hourly wages for general internists nationwide — South Dakota at the top of the list at nearly $276k

The average of $97.04 per hour is what General Internists make in the U.S. This is approximately $201,840 per year. South Dakota’s General Internists saw the highest annual mean wage in the U.S. at $275,760, internists in Alabama came in a close second ($274,930) and Arkansas ($266,980). The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics calculated annual wages

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29 statistics on annual physician compensation by specialty

Information from Medscape and written by Megan Knowles In an online survey, Medscape.com gathered data from more than 20,000 U.S. physicians across 29 specialties to assess compensation, hours worked, time spent with patients and more. Participants were required to be currently practicing physicians in the U.S. Medscape is a website providing access to medical information

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Targeting recent graduates for a well-rounded team

Work experience is useful when graduation is upon you and your dream job is out there. Most organizations are targeting experienced physicians when hiring, but graduating candidates play a significant role in some positions so they can have a well-rounded team. Education is important, but you need more than a degree to get the position.

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Health care talent shortages need our attention

For healthcare organizations to be successful they need good, quality talent. They are now facing shortages in this area. B.E. Smith, a healthcare recruitment firm, offers some strategies to the industry for use in overcoming these problems. According to an article from B.E. Smith the next 20 years will give us, on the average, three

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Data and stats on the physician job field

Hunter Frint   Medical Students Internationally According to the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) the top three countries producing graduates from medical schools in the most recent studies from 2013 are Ireland, Denmark and Australia. Ireland takes a staggering lead with 20.3 percent of medical graduates per 100,000 inhabitants. Denmark came in second

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Mental illness and incarceration

Problems with mental illness and incarceration Hunter Frint   Mental illness and incarceration institutions have a long running relationship in the United States, but action is being taken in some places to change the stigma surrounding the generally negative affiliation. With approximately half of people incarcerated in federal or state prisons and local jails suffering

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Top 25 cities for physicians and the 5 worst

Top 25 cities for physicians and the 5 worst According to Becker’s Hospital Review   When searching for a job, physicians often take several factors into consideration. Some look for a location near family and friends. Some look for a city with a large social scene. The decision might be based on income. Whatever the

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