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Several physicians sometimes feel like they do not have any leverage or do not have power. According to Kyle Claussen, our guest for this episode, this feeling is often the cause of burnout and frustration that leads to physicians leaving employment. However, he shares that before these things happen, they should ask for the essential things, find out, and have a dialogue with their employer about making things work. If you want to learn more about renegotiating your contract, tune in to this episode with your host, Andrew Tisser.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • Who is Kyle Claussen
  • When to renegotiate your contract
  • Cost of living adjustments and inflation
  • What are the pitfalls of renegotiation?
  • When to bring an attorney into the process.


Today’s Guest

About Kyle Claussen:

Kyle Claussen is the CEO of Resolve and a partner in the law firm of MorganTheeler, LLP. He received his undergraduate degree from North Dakota State University, his law degree from the University of La Verne College of Law, and his LL.M. in Taxation from Boston University.

Kyle is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association and is one of the leading experts in physician employment agreements. Resolve has empowered over 10,000 physicians in their employment agreements leading to national recognition with various state and national physician societies.

Kyle has been featured on a variety of physician focus media sources including ZdoggMD, White Coat Investor, Physician Side Gigs, Physician Moms Group, Beyond Medicine, The Physician Philosopher, and others. Kyle is married to an Ophthalmologist and has 3 children and a dog.

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