The Great Plains Regional Contracting Office in San Antonio has issued a contract to Eskridge & Associates for four family practice physicians totaling $454,400.00. This contract is the result of a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) with the US Army to provide physicians of over 60 different specialties for assignments of up to one year in length. This is the fourth contract that has been awarded to Eskridge & Associates. Eskridge & Associates is batting 1.000 to date in making successful placements on every contract. The physicians for this contract will be assigned to Ft Polk, LA beginning on or about 1 May through 30 Sep 2010 supporting their colleagues who are being reassigned to other posts.
Bob Eskridge says, “We are very excited to be called upon to fill these positions and to be batting a 1000 in meeting our client’s needs. We have been continuously recruiting for Family Practitioners as well as over 60 other specialties in anticipation of this and future requests. We are continuing our recruiting efforts to be poised to support the contracting officers from all the Army Regional Medical Commands for their various healthcare staffing needs.”
Bob Eskridge (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the President of Eskridge & Associates (www.eskridge-associates.com) which specializes in the placement of physicians in both locum tenens and direct hire placement opportunities nationwide. Bob is one of a handful that has five industry certifications. He is a Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC), Certified Temporary Staffing Specialist (CTS), a Certified Physician Recruiter (PRC) and a Certified Employee Retention Specialist (CERS) through the National Association of Personnel Services (NAPS). He is also a Certified Staffing Professional (CSP) through the American Staffing Association. he has recently published his first book: “So you Always wanted to be a Physician Recruiter”(http://tinyurl.com/EANewBook).
Bob Eskridge is also President of Eskridge Worldwide Travel (www.eskridgetravel.com) providing travel services for physicians as well as Eskridge Consulting (www.eskridgeconsulting.com), a training company providing healthcare and related, professional development training as well as helping others to realize their childhood dreams of becoming physician recruiters.