What should I ask them? How can we avoid the incorrect hire? What is legal? Physicians should know what and how to interview new partners. There are many sites helping physicians know how to answer interview questions, but very few physicians take the time to learn how to develop good interview questions.
You are about to bring someone into your life who will spend nearly as much waking time as your spouse. Don’t you think you should date more than a few hours? Do your interests and ethics match? What about your style of practice? You know it is the little things in a relationship that start to turn into big things, what are those little things in the peer relationship that will get in the way?
Sometimes I think college football teams know their recruits better than practices know their potential new business partners. Think the questions over carefully. Contact us for a list of questions to consider when “dating” the new physician partner.