Stephanie Underwood

Vice President

AMN Leadership Solutions, formerly Phillips DiPisa & Associates

Stephanie J. Underwood is vice president in the Executive and Physician Leadership Solutions division of AMN Healthcare, a national comprehensive workforce solutions company traded on the New York Stock Exchange. She has more than 20 years of experience in healthcare search and is estimated to have placed more than 300 executives in a variety of healthcare settings, including integrated delivery systems, community hospitals, children’s hospitals, academic medical centers, managed care organizations and physician organizations. As a retained executive search consultant, Ms. Underwood frequently advises and coaches healthcare executives on career matters, from resume building to preparing for interviews, to compensation negotiation. Her work with search committees and hiring managers ranges from creating position specifications to candidate development to final negotiation and onboarding. Prior to her career in executive search, Ms. Underwood worked in hospitals and health systems as a marketing communications specialist. She is a member of ACHE and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism from Louisiana Tech University.


Executive Search in Healthcare: Tips for Working With a Search Firm

Presented by Efton Hall, Jack Schlosser, LFACHE, Stephanie Underwood at 1:00 PM on Friday, March 26th.

This session will help candidates better understand how to work with a search firm. Presenters will discuss the different types of search firms and provide an overview of retained search processes. Other topics covered will include high-demand experiences and competencies, getting noticed, top career motivators, why candidates get eliminated, things candidates should do when in…