Physician Engagement Strategies: The Role of Physician Liaisons
Physicians say that “feeling engaged” with a health care organization is crucial to job satisfaction, a finding documented consistently in survey research. And in a time of physician shortages and competition between hospitals and health systems to attract top physician talent, engagement can ultimately affect a doctor’s decision to stay in their current position or seek a new one.
Improved participation and buy-in among physicians can generate inpatient and outpatient referrals and help bolster the hospital’s image as a community-centered, leading-edge provider. When you engage physicians as partners, both parties...