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Calif. leads in doc placement: MGMA
Modern Healthcare

A California location and signing bonuses are helpful when recruiting physicians, according an MGMA report, Physician Placement Starting Salary Survey: 2012 Report Based on 2011 Data.

The report, which contains data on 4,602 physicians in 739 medical organizations, was done in collaboration with the National Association of Physician Recruiters and features information on guaranteed compensation and other enticements—including signing bonuses, loan forgiveness and paid relocation expenses—that recruiters use.