Leaders in Physician Recruitment
Experienced Knowledgeable Recruiting Industry Veterans
Jim Stone has worked in the physician search industry since 1995 and serves as president of The Medicus Firm. In addition to managing the operations of the firm, he works with clients to properly establish physician search efforts. Mr. Stone is active in the National Association of Physician Recruiters and serves as its president elect, a board member, as chair of the Vendor Services Committee, and as a member of the Ethics and Industry Trends committees. He started his career as part of the MHA Group and later co-founded Medicus Partners (established 2001), which was merged into The Medicus Firm in 2009.
Mr. Stone earned his B.B.A. in marketing from Texas Christian University. His ideas, expertise, and perspectives on physician staffing have been published in media outlets such as Modern Healthcare, Health Leaders, Medical Economics, Staffing Industry Review and The Dallas Morning News. He enjoys spending time with his wife and his two children, James and Allison.
Bob Collins has been providing clients with recruitment strategy advice and consultation since 1989. He oversees the physician recruitment activities for our Dallas based recruiters. In addition, he leads recruiting efforts for and is instrumental to the success of our Physician Executive and Academic divisions. Based in Austin, Texas, Mr. Collins co-founded Medicus Partners (established 2001), which merged into The Medicus Firm in 2009. Prior to this, Mr. Collins held highly respected positions within the industry, including Senior Executive Recruiter for Dell Computer Corporation where he was responsible for the recruitment of executives for their health care vertical. As a noted authority on medical staffing, Mr. Collins serves as a guest speaker for U.S. medical schools and residencies. His ideas, expertise, and perspectives on physician staffing have been published in media outlets such as Modern Healthcare, Medical Economics, and Health Leaders and has served on the Education Committee for the National Association of Physician Recruiters.
Mr. Collins earned his B.B.A. in finance from the University of North Texas. He is on the Board of Directors for the Center for Child Protection, a children’s advocacy center and he serves on the strategic planning and finance committees. He has also actively participated in the Mentor Program for Round Rock I.S.D. and Leander I.S.D. since 2007. Bob and his wife Stephanie live in Austin and together have 3 children. He enjoys playing golf, exercising and traveling and watching their children play sports and cheer.