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Next in our Self-Employment Sanity Series: Getting Started as a 1099 Physician

Whether you're new to self-employment or an old hat, our getting started article has great beginner and advanced tips for getting your business set up, maximizing your tax savings, planning for retirement and more.

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Specialty Spotlight
Have You Seen Your Medicaid Raise Yet?Specialty Spotlight

The Affordable Care Act has a clause that increases Medicaid payment sot primary care physicians starting on January 1, 2013 for two years. However, because of a late ruling by the CMS, most states weren’t ready to start making the higher payments at the start of the year. Have you seen your rate increase yet? Please share in our comments section.

Also, find a complete listing of state Medicaid web-sites for you to apply for a retroactive pay increase.

It takes six to 12 months to place a physician in a permanent job, does that seem too long to you?

Many physicians get frustrated at how long the recruiting process takes. We're putting together a list of best practices to help hospital and medical group employers understand your preferences. How quickly do you expect a return call? When do you assume an employer is no longer interested in you?

Take our quick, 1-minute poll and help us help them do a better job recruiting you.

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Comp Survey
Take Our 5-Minute Comp Survey and Enter to Win One of Two $500 VISA Gift Cards

Curious about how much other hospitalists make? Please take 5 minutes to answer our annual Compensation and Employment Survey. Your participation makes it possible for us to publish up-to-date salary data each year. Unlike other organizations, we don't sell our salary data - we publish it on our website for everyone to see.

It will only take 5 minutes and as a bonus you could win $500.

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