We are a professional not-for-profit association that consists of individuals who are involved with physician recruitment from across Canada.
Canadian Society of Physician Recruitment (CaSPR) and offers a means for individuals who are involved with physician recruitment to share best practices, techniques, and tools to assist with the recruitment and retention of physicians.
CaSPR was initially formed as a Regional Chapter of the Association for Advancing Physician and Provider Recruitment and maintains a liaison relationship with theparent organization.
CaSPR offers a means for those involved with physician recruitment from coast to coast to share best practices, techniques and tools for physician recruitment and retention. Membership includes listing on CaSPR’s database of physician recruiters, access to CaSPR quarterly newsletter, access to “members only” section and resources, access to the annual national CaSPR Conference.
CASPR will be the leading national resource on physician recruitment and retention.
CASPR enhances and promotes a national membership of physician recruiters through education, networking, best practices and advocacy.
We do this by: Collaboration and partnerships
Physician recruiters can work in a variety of settings, including government, hospitals, clinics, universities, and communities as a full-time or part-time employee or even as a volunteer. Their primary duties may be solely physician recruitment, or physician recruitment may be part of their overall portfolio.
CASPR membership is open to those individuals who are engaged in the recruitment and retention of physicians to serve the healthcare needs of the community(s) they represent, and who are employed by organizations including hospitals, hospital corporations, clinics, health regions or authorities, public sector municipal, provincial or federal government agencies. Employees from third-party search firms, or who are affiliated with a third-party search firm, are not eligible for CASPR membership. Consultants or employees who work for management companies are not eligible for membership.