68% of Surgeons Now Choosing Employment, Led by Young & Female Surgeons
Approximately 48 percent of surgeons reported self-employment in 2001, which dropped to 33 percent by 2009. Now, around 68 percent of surgeons self-identify as employed, according to the report.
From 2006 to 2011, the number of surgeons in full-time hospital employment increased 32 percent, with younger and female surgeons favoring hospital employment over large group practices, according to the report.
More Articles on Orthopedic Surgery:
MedStar Plans New Medical Campus in Maryland to Include Orthopedics
Santa Rosa Orthopaedics Launches Hand Center
Jewish Orthopaedic Care Surgeons Develop New Total Joint Replacement Protocol
© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2016. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.
To receive the latest hospital and health system business and legal news and analysis from Becker's Hospital Review, sign-up for the free Becker's Hospital Review E-weekly by clicking here.