Patricia O. Urquiaga

Recent Posts

Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills – Which is Most Important to Employers?

There has always been a battle as to which skill is most important – hard or soft skills. Before addressing that question, lets understand the difference between these two skills.

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5 Most Common Mistakes Made by “New” Nurses & How to Overcome Them

You graduated from nursing school, passed all your exams, obtained your state license, and finally got a job as an RN. Now it’s time to start your new journey as a nurse. This can be an exciting...

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How to Overcome a Medical Error

Did you know that when clinicians make a medical error, it will force them likely to suffer burnout, depression, and even suicide?

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HHS and CMS Join Forces to Create and Unveil Primary Cares Initiative

The Health and Human Services (HHS) and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have unveiled the Primary Cares Initiative (PCI), which includes 5 payment models and 2 types of financial...

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4 Ways to Attract and Retain Physicians in Rural Communities

Many healthcare organizations find it difficult to attract and retain physicians in “smaller” settings, in this case rural communities. This is due to factors such as: physicians not willing to...

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The Pros of Working with A Physician Recruiter

Working with a physician recruiter can be time-consuming, but it definitely has its pros. Here are 3 reasons why you should work with a physician recruiter:

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Healthcare Resources

Is your healthcare organization looking for resources and/or solutions to help improve and efficiently manage your physicians? Look no further! Check out MASC Medicals' top 3 resources covering...

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6 Trends to Overcome Recruiting Challenges in 2019

Recruiting has become “tough” for internal recruiters and companies seeking world-class talent. With more than 7 million jobs in America needing to be filled, talent acquisition professionals are...

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Are Employees Expecting “Larger Bonuses” this Year? Reports are saying “Yes”.

51% of employees expect to receive a “bonus” larger than last year.

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5 Tips to Finding the “Right” Healthcare Provider

Finding the “right” healthcare provider for your organization can be a full-time job. In fact, 51.6% of healthcare organizations say the ability to find good people within a reasonable amount of...

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