Started by Clinicians for Clinicians

Finally, a modern way to find opportunities!

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How DirectShifts Benefits You

Earn more!

By matching with you on DirectShifts, hospitals and practices save $$ that would have gone to recruiter fees. These savings are passed on to you!

100% digital and convenient

Do everything online. Search for jobs and apply directly to hospitals at your convenience without going through a recruiting agency.

Fully transparent

Our job listings come require detailed information including the worksite, employer, and pay rates.

We take your privacy seriously

Your information belongs to you. We will never share your data or uploaded documents including your CV with anyone unless you apply for a job.
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Platform Features

Automated Paperwork

During credentialing, we autocomplete forms for you to review and e-sign, so you can enjoy a faster, more convenient hiring process.

Free Licensing and Insurance

Free licensing in any state and best in class malpractice insurance with tail coverage. We also provide higher coverage for states like NY.

Travel Expense Reimbursement

If you choose a locum-tenens opportunity, we reimburse all travel expenses and provide a personal concierge to book and manage your travel. Reach out to us to learn about our special travel offers.

Tax Preparation & Filing

If you choose to do per-diem or locum-tenens work with us, we understand that being a 1099 contractor can complicate your tax filing. That's why we take care of all your tax filings for you to provide you a seamless experience

24/7 Support

Get 24/7 premium support for any questions you may have.
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How It Works

Get matched with jobs relevant to you
Once you create your free account, you can enter your preferences for location, practice type, ideal pay, schedule, benefits, contract type (including locums) and more. Based on your answers, we'll match you with the most relevant jobs! 
Apply directly to job listings!
You can apply to multiple jobs directly with just a few clicks. See who you can work for and how much they're offering. Interact directly with employers. Everything is transparent — no grey areas.
Get credentialed online.
Handle all of your credentialing online. Upload your documents and manage them all in one place. We autocomplete forms for you to review and e-sign. No more fax machines or mailing paperwork!
Start working (and get paid more)
Whether you're interested in full-time or locums work, matching with companies on DirectShifts means you can start working sooner and receive higher pay. It's a win-win!
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Success Stories

S. Kardam - Hospitalist
I never understood the role of external recruiters. DirectShifts helped me connect to employers directly. Everything was handled online!
S. Sarma, MD - Psychiatrist
Very easy experience. Multiple jobs and higher pay rates. Will use them again!
J. Smith - Internal Medicine
Dead easy to use and this is the way recruiting should be! No nonsense and I was able to find my next job using DirectShifts! Highly recommended and would use again.
Who's part of the DirectShifts team?
DirectShifts was started by physicians, recruiters and technology experts who understood the problems in the healthcare recruitment industry first hand. DirectShifts is backed by stellar investors including YCombinator, Pioneer Fund, Altair Capital, the former CFO of Epic EMR and the founder of Caremark.
Whats the cost of applying to jobs on DirectShifts?
It's completely free to create a profile and apply to as many jobs as you would like. You can also store all your credentialing documents as a digital wallet on our platform for easy sharing.
Am I allowed to interact directly with employers?
Yes! With DirectShifts you can reach out to employers from the start, without waiting for a recruiter to choose you. We believe in complete transparency and won't get in the way of you or your employer during negotiations unless you ask for help. It's in the best interests of all parties.
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Find and Post Job Openings

We're a team of physicians and entrepreneurs who have come together to solve a major pain point facing the medical field today: healthcare recruiting. If you're a clinician, find your next opportunity to practice with ease. If you're an employer, match with 1 of over 500,000 confirmed clinicians. Join us in this revolution.
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