Physician Recruiter

Acadia Healthcare - Franklin, TN2.5

30+ days agoFull-time

Acadia Healthcare is a provider of behavioral healthcare services. At June 30, 2018, Acadia operated a network of 585 behavioral healthcare facilities with approximately 17,900 beds in 40 states, the United Kingdom and Puerto Rico. Acadia provides behavioral health and addiction services to its patients in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, specialty treatment facilities, residential treatment centers and outpatient clinics.

Acadia Healthcare’s behavioral health treatment facilities are specialized in helping children, teenagers, and adults suffering from mental health disorders and/or alcohol and drug addiction. Our expertise in behavioral health allows us to provide the highest standard of treatment allowing recovery for the individual and their families. Our dedicated clinical teams across the country are passionate about every single one of their patients and their individual recovery.

Our experienced, highly skilled behavioral health clinical teams which include psychiatrists, physicians, nurses, social workers and addiction professionals, are changing lives every day and in many cases saving lives everyday.

Our Treatment Services include:
Adult Inpatient Acute Care Psychiatric and Addictive Disease Services
Geriatric Inpatient Acute Care Psychiatric and Addictive Disease Services
Child and Adolescent Inpatient Acute Care Psychiatric Services
Adolescent Inpatient Addictive Disease Services
Child and Adolescent Residential Treatment Services
Adult and Adolescent Partial Hospitalization Services
Adult Partial Hospitalization Lodge Services
Psychiatric and Addictive Disease Intensive Outpatient Services

Our mission is to create a world-class organization that sets the standard of excellence in the treatment of specialty behavioral health and addiction disorders.

To our clients, we are committed to the creation of behavioral health centers where people receive individualized and quality care that enables them to regain hope in a supportive, caring environment.

To our employees, we are committed to offering an enviable internal culture and environment that encourages and supports both professional and personal growth that you are proud of.

To our customers, we are committed to developing partnerships with physicians, professionals, and payers within the communities we serve through the delivery of high quality specialty behavioral health services at affordable costs while always putting the patient first.

We will strive in all that we do to make Acadia Healthcare synonymous with excellent care, phenomenal customer service and an unparalleled commitment to our patients, staff, physicians, and community.

Vision Statement

To be recognized as the behavioral health leader – characterized by our common:

Understanding of and sensitivity to our patients and their families;
Appreciation and practical integrated application of the most current practices of psychotherapy, psycho-dynamic clinical care, and psycho-education;
Engagement and cooperation with the persons and organizations working together for the benefit of our patients;
Commitment to promote and improve the mental well-being of our community.
Recruit, support, and give guidance to physician recruitment initiatives for physician sourcing and recruitment within assigned facilities. Develops and performs physician recruitment strategy utilizing key performance indicators for assigned facilities and searches. Responsible for day-to-day activities of running a full physician recruitment desk.


Sources and refers qualified physician candidates.
Applies physician recruitment strategies in accordance with the needs and goals for assigned facilities and their physician searches.
Communicate physician sourcing strategy to meet facility goals and objectives.
Execute and build effective sourcing, assessment, and closing approaches with an ability to manage customer expectations through a deep understanding of the needs of the facility.
Develop talent networks in targeted areas to turn prospects into candidates.
Represent company at professional trade shows, conferences and job fairs.
Establish successful relationships with universities and residency programs.
Interact with leadership including the hospital CEO’s and facility managers, and internal legal counsel to convey information in a timely manner.
Manage candidate communication and experience throughout the process.
Maintain Physician Recruitment pipeline dashboards for assigned facilities.


Performs other duties as assigned.

Two year of full-life cycle recruiting.
Behavioral healthcare experience desired.
Knowledge of recruitment practices.
Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office; especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Knowledge of office administration procedures with the ability to operate most standard office equipment.
Ability to work professionally with sensitive, proprietary data & information while maintaining confidentiality.
Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to interact effectively and professionally with individuals at all levels; both internal and external.
Exercises sound judgment in responding to HR inquiries; understands when to route inquiries to next level.
Self-motivated with strong organizational skills and superior attention to detail.
Must be able to manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously within inflexible time frames. Ability to adapt to frequent priority changes.
Capable of working within established policies, procedures and practices prescribed by the organization.
English sufficient to provide and receive instructions/directions.