Understanding Employment Terms and Conditions It’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with common terminology found in an employment contract. Knowledge of employment contracts enables you to: Become familiar with the different sections of a contract Interact with a potential employer as well as an attorney with more knowledge Focus on matters most important to […]

When I am hired to do a physician employment contract review, I regularly uncover a multitude of different contract provisions that can be made more favorable to my clients. In some instances the employment contract is relatively balanced with regard to many contract terms, but in other ways the contract is completely lacking in crucial […]

Earlier this week, Dr. Goodhook touched on the important doctor career subject of differences between offer letters and contracts. As a follow-up, this post will focus on how to choose the best attorney for your physician employment contracts. Generally, employment contracts are long, confusing and full of legalese. If you take one look at an […]

Dear Dr. Goodhook, I have interviewed with several hospitals, but I haven’t made a decision where to practice yet. I think my decision would be easier if I knew more specifics about each potential job, including income, benefits and other agreements. My plan is to request a contract from each potential employer, then compare them […]