The second BPA call was also for an Ob/Gyn physician. This one will be assigned to Ft Irwin, CA. A physician was also quickly identified for this position and started on Aug 13.
Bob Eskridge says, “We are very excited to be called upon to fill these needs and to be batting a 1000 in filling the needs. We have been continuously recruiting for Oby/Gyn as well as over 60 other specialties in anticipation of this and future requests. We are continuing our recruiting efforts to be poised to support the contracting officers from all the Army Regional Medical Commands for their various healthcare staffing needs.”
The purpose of the BPA is to address physician needs that are one year or less in length.
Bob Eskridge (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the President of Eskridge & Associates (www.eskridge-associates.com) which specializes in the placement of physicians in both locum tenens and direct hire placement opportunities nationwide. Bob is one of a handful that has five industry certifications. He is a Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC), Certified Temporary Staffing Specialist (CTS), a Certified Physician Recruiter (PRC) and a Certified Employee Retention Specialist (CERS) through the National Association of Personnel Services (NAPS). He is also a Certified Staffing Professional (CSP) through the American Staffing Association. he has recently published his first book: “So you Always wanted to be a Physician Recruiter”(http://tinyurl.com/EANewBook).
Bob Eskridge is also President of Eskridge Worldwide Travel (www.eskridgewwtravel.com) providing travel services for physicians as well as Eskridge Consulting (www.eskridgeconsulting.com), a training company providing healthcare and related, professional development training as well as helping others to realize their childhood dreams of becoming physician recruiters.