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Primary Care, Psychiatry Top Recruiter’s List
HealthLeaders Media

Population health and managing chronic illness are fueling continued strong demand for primary care providers, a new report from physician recruiters Merritt Hawkins shows.

For the ninth straight year, family physicians were the most-recruited specialty by the Irving, TX-based company over the past year. Of the 10 most-recruited positions, six were in primary care, including family physicians, internists, hospitalists, nurse practitioners, OB/GYN, and pediatrics.