Carl Fitch is a consultant in Witt/Kieffer’s Emerging Physician Leaders practice, part of the firm’s overall Healthcare practice. Based in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area, Carl identifies medical directors and other physician leaders who are optimizing clinical outcomes and productivity and positioning their organizations for sustainable growth and success. His clients include hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery systems, academic medical centers, physician group practices and other health-related organizations. Carl has nearly 30 years of experience in healthcare talent acquisition, business development and operations.
He has held leadership positions in executive search, physician search, hospital, health plan and medical group management. Most recently, he was the managing partner for a national healthcare recruiting firm providing staffing solutions for executives, physicians, nurses and other healthcare providers. Additionally, Carl served as the U.S. service delivery leader for a global executive search firm and as regional director for a national physician and healthcare executive search and consulting firm.
Prior to these positions, Carl was the vice president of corporate development and shareholder for another nationally recognized physician search and consulting firm. Carl began his recruitment career with Kaiser Permanente as director of provider services where he chaired the Recruitment and Retention Committee. Carl is an active member of American College of Healthcare Executives, the Medical Group Management Association, American Medical Group Association and Healthcare Financial Management Association.
He has been active in his community and in civic organizations, including Special Olympics.