Career and Life Planning Guidebook for Medical Residents

Cory S. Fawcett, MD, FACS, CHPC Dr. Fawcett practiced general surgery for 20 years in a small-town single-specialty group in Southern Oregon. His last three years in practice were spent as a part-time locum tenens surgeon giving call relief to lone surgeons in small towns in the Pacific Northwest. He now devotes his time to writing and coaching physicians about personal finance and lifestyle. His desire is for every physician to live a great life, without financial worries, including you. Author of The Doctors Guide book series CAREER AND LIFE PLANNING GUIDEBOOK FOR MEDICAL RESIDENTS 331 C H A P T E R A U T H O R S Jim McMillin JimMcMillinleadsthenationalclinicaltalentacquisitionteamforOptumCare. In this role he drives the overall talent acquisition, development, and engagement strategies that enable the growth for OptumCare. OptumCare is the largest family of medical groups caring for over 16 million patients annually and is at the forefront of value-based care with a business model of patient-centric care with physicians leading care teams focused on their patients’ total well-being rather than productivity. Prior to joining Optum, he severed as the National Vice President of Clinical Recruiting at Envision Physician Services (formerly EmCare, Sheridan and AmSurg) where he had oversite of recruiting, workforce planning, provider marketing, applicant tracking and credentialing system, training, and metrics reporting. He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing and Finance from Augustana College and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in International Business from Marquette University. When he is not working, you can usually find him coaching football, basketball or baseball. He resides in Pennsylvania with his wife Michelle and their four children. SECTION III: T MINUS ONE YEAR