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2020 AAPPR Physician Recruitment Search Success Survey Report

Association for Advancing Physician and Provider Recruitment (AAPPR)
July 27, 2020

Sponsored by Jackson Physician Search, the Association for Advancing Physician and Provider Recruitment (AAPPR) surveyed in-house physician recruiters just prior to the pandemic taking hold in the U.S. to learn about the factors that may have impacted recruitment success.

With time-to-fill increasing an average of 10 days over the past five years, this timely report offers insight on how culture, compensation, and location may influence your organization’s ability to recruit. A few key findings include:

  • 10% said their organizations are “world-class” in terms of overall efficiency at filling searches.
  • 72.3% agreed their C-Suite enhances the recruitment process.
  • 35% rated planning for workforce succession as somewhat below average or poor.

Go to the AAPPR website to download the full Physician Recruitment Search Success Survey.


About Jackson Physician Search
Jackson Physician Search is an established industry leader in physician recruitment and pioneered the recruitment methodologies standard in the industry today. The firm specializes in the permanent recruitment of physicians, physician leaders and advanced practice providers for hospitals, health systems, academic medical centers and medical groups across the United States. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Ga., the company is recognized for its track record of results built on client trust and transparency of processes and fees. Jackson Physician Search is part of the Jackson Healthcare® family of companies. For more information, visit