Recruitment Essentials

Recruitment Essentials is a toolkit written by recruiters, for recruiters. The modules address various aspects of physician recruitment and offers leading practises you can use right away to recruit the physicians you need and reatin them.

Physician Recruitment and Retention – PDF
This module guides you through the steps for physician recruitment and provides retention strategies.

Marketing - PDF
This module guides you through the steps to develop a marketing plan to promote your community/organization and to attract health-care professionals.

Social Media – PDF
This module explains how recruiters can incorporate social media tools into their outreach strategy.

Working with the Media- PDF
This module will help you to understand how to promote your organization/service in the media.

Customer Relationship Management – PDF
This module provides advice on how and when to communicate with your clients.

Locums: Making Them “Work” for You and Your Community! – PDF
This module shares leading practices to assist you with finding locum physicians.

Licensing and Supervision – PDF
This module will help you better understand the licensing process for physicians in Ontario.

Succession Planning for Health-Care Organizations and Recruiters - PDF
This module will help you develop a picture of local physician human resources needs, and create and execute a plan to address those needs.

Physician Onboarding - PDF
This module is comprised of practical advice and tools that your community/organization can use to welcome new recruits and develop a physician retention program. 

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