Barbara Katz

The Katz Company

Barbara Katz has been working exclusively with Emergency Medicine physicians since 1991. Founding The Katz Company EMC in July of 2001 with the purpose of providing expert recruitment and consulting services to the Emergency Medicine arena, she has provided extensive educational opportunities to the specialty’s national population of residents. Well known for her informative, and often provocative monthly column running in Emergency Medicine News from January of 2006 to December, 2012, she began her writing career with “The Katz Report” column that ran in Emergency Physicians’ Monthly for 10 years. Starting in January of 2013, Barb is contributing a quarterly column “The Career Report” to ACEP News. She created the training seminar “Effective Job Searching” conducted at residency programs around the country. A featured speaker for EMRA, AAEM Scientific Assembly, Academy of Family Practitioners, among others, Ms. Katz was afforded the honor of contributing a chapter to the AAEM textbook, “Rules of The Road,” as the only non-physician faculty author. She has been faculty for ACEP Scientific Assembly since 2008. As well as for the Resident’s Section of AAEM at their Scientific Assembly in 2009 and 2010, and presented two programs at the VA ACEP Leadership Conference in Williamsburg in May of 2012. More information about Barbara Katz and the The Katz Company can be found at

The Uneven Distribution of Jobs over the Acute Care Continuum - 2/12/2013