As President of Vickers Chambless Managed Search, Mr. Chambless has contributed a number of career development columns to Healthcare Financial Management magazine.
He has worked in healthcare since 1981, been an executive search consultant since 1986, and HFMA member since 1987.
established the executive search firm that bears his
name on July 1, 1992.
In keeping with his
previous experience, the firm works exclusively in the finance and administrative areas of the healthcare arena.
Prior to forming VCMS, Mr. Chambless was employed with Dunhill of Atlanta, beginning there in the fall of 1986.
worked exclusively on healthcare searches.
Mr. Chambless received numerous awards from the Dunhill System.
Each year, from 1987-1991, he
was among the Top Five Consultants in the Southeastern Region, and made the Dunhill Key Club
which is the top 5% of national consultants.
In 1989 and 1991, he
received The Top Healthcare Consultant Award . And in 1990, he
National Top Consultant Award .
Prior to joining Dunhill, Mr. Chambless worked in the Planning and Marketing Department at Medlantic Healthcare Group, a 1,300 bed not-for-profit multi-hospital provider in Washington, DC.
Previously, he worked in the Marketing and Advertising Department of Whittaker International Services Company.
At the time, Whittaker
was the world's largest international healthcare recruiting firm, primarily recruiting physicians and other healthcare professionals for positions in the Middle East.
Mr. Chambless is a 1976 graduate of The George Washington University.
Jane decided to specialize her recruiting in the healthcare industry and expand her efforts to a national scope under the leadership of Vickers Chambless
, an expert in the field.