Physician Recruiters — ONPR

Physician Recruiters — ONPR

The Ohio Network of Physician Recruiters, or ONPR, promotes professional interests and cooperative action among hospital physician recruiters and physician service professionals. Objectives include the exchange of recruitment and retention information and ideas, and the development and promotion of targeted educational programs.

Purpose & Objective

The purpose of ONPR shall be to promote professional interests and cooperative action among hospital physician recruiters/physician service professionals in Ohio. Toward the achievement of this purpose, ONPR has the following objectives:

  • Providing for the exchange of physician recruitment and retention information, techniques and ideas

  • Communicating among persons engaged in hospital physician recruitment/retention activities

  • Assisting in the development and continuing improvement of physician recruitment/retention programs by encouraging and assisting individual members of the ONPR to develop their knowledge and to increase their competence in the field of physician recruitment/retention

  • Developing and promoting educational programs

  • Making itself, through its officers and members, available to assist and advise the Ohio Hospital Association and its member organizations

Member Eligibility

ONPR membership is open to individuals who have a significant portion of their time dedicated to medical staff development, specific to areas of recruitment and retention, and who are employed by an OHA member hospital, OHA corporate partner, hospital system, clinic, physician practice or managed care organization in the state of Ohio.

To join ONPR, complete the society membership application.

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Logging in to the OHA website is required to access and complete the application. If you do not have an existing OHA login, click on “Register for an Account” to create one.

Membership in ONPR is effective upon formal application and approval of OHA.

Benefits of Membership

  • Topic-focused network meetings

  • OHA partnership

  • Educational programs

  • Weekly OHA news

  • OHA Annual Meeting information

  • Annual ONPR conference

  • Leadership opportunities

  • Access to OHA website

Quick Links

OHA Contact

Cindy Stump

Cindy Stump

Coordinator, Member Services

ONPR Committee Members


Katie Shirey, CPRP

Medical Staff Recruiter Lead

Southern Ohio Medical Center


Brandy Wharton

Physician Recruiter

Avita Health System


Megan McHugh

Provider Recruitment Specialist

Aultman Hospital

Central Region Representative

Annelle Anderson

Director of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Northwest Region Representative

Rachel Fall, MA, LSW

Director of Community Outreach & Physician Recruitment

Magruder Hospital

Northeast Region Representative

Shawna Roach

Senior Recruiter and Operations Specialist

Akron Children's Hospital

Southwest Region Representative

Stephanie Brooks

Director of Physician Staffing


Southwest Region Representative

Eric Sedwick

System Director, Physician & APP Recruitment

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