New York, NY (September 12, 2022) - The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) has partnered with Phairify to deliver new tools for AGS members. Phairify’s specialty-specific professional practice information and career management platform provides members who participate in AGS/Phairify designed-studies with insight into their value and worth backed by geriatrics-specific compensation and productivity data. AGS members will anonymously be able to compare with their peers and have access to specialty-specific data that will help them to define their own career paths. Participating members who are negotiating a contract will be able to compare compensation levels that are aligned with the criteria personalized to them such as type of practice, years in practice, and geographic area. The experience is designed to be data driven, personalized, and discrete.
AGS’s collaboration with Phairify adds this new information and analysis asset to a package of benefits that supports its members with career development resources such as community-building and networking opportunities, awards programs and fellowships, and leadership training. “We are working with Phairify to customize a benchmarking study that is aligned with the modern-day practice of geriatrics,” Dr. Mark Supiano, AGS Treasurer, who is leading the workgroup, said. “We look forward to our launch later this fall and generating data that will support AGS members as they make decisions about their careers.”
About the American Geriatrics Society
Founded in 1942, the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) is a nationwide, not-for-profit society of geriatrics healthcare professionals dedicated to improving the health, independence, and quality of life of older people. Our 6,000+ members include geriatricians, geriatrics nurse practitioners, social workers, family practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, and internists who are pioneers in advanced-illness care for older individuals, with a focus on championing interprofessional teams, eliciting personal care goals, and treating older people as whole persons. AGS believes in a just society, one where we all are supported by and able to contribute to communities where ageism, ableism, classism, homophobia, racism, sexism, xenophobia, and other forms of bias and discrimination no longer impact healthcare access, quality, and outcomes for older adults and their caregivers. AGS advocates for policies and programs that support the health, independence, and quality of life of all of us as we age.
Phairify Inc., is a Boston-area headquartered company created to bring fairness, clarity, and efficiency to the healthcare employment market. Founded by a seasoned team of physicians, scientists, operations executives, and technologists, Phairify’s web-based platform leverages best-in-class proprietary data where healthcare practitioners, hospitals, and recruiters achieve a shared understanding of the professional services marketplace and efficiently connect on career opportunities. Phairify is building a world where clinicians, healthcare workers, hospitals, and recruiters share a new standard, unbiased methodology for measuring professional value.