Debra Pickup brings more than 20 years of experience related to physician, nursing, allied health and leadership talent acquisition in a variety of settings including community health systems, academic medical centers, and industry and physician practices.
Debra draws from her extensive knowledge of the healthcare industry and clinical background to provide her clients valuable talent management insights and results. She is known for her skill in understanding the nuances of physician recruitment and client needs alike, and her ability to identify the right candidate for the right organization. She has a rich history of maintaining strong, long-term client relationships, which is reflected in the trust and confidence that both candidates and clients place in her.
Prior to joining Physician Sourcing Solutions, Debra was the principal of a physician recruitment and healthcare consulting practice. Previously, she’s held the positions of Director of Physician Recruitment at Southcoast Health System in Massachusetts and Vice President of Human Resources at St. Joseph and Fatima Hospital in Rhode Island.
Debra holds a Master of Science degree in Management and Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Salve Regina University in Newport, RI. She was certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and completed post graduate studies at the College of Executive Coaching.