Redefining Recruitment to Retention

Who is OAR?

OAR is the acronym for Onboarding and Retention, a non-profit organization who is an official Shared Interest Group of the Association for Advancing Physician and Provider Recruitment (AAPPR). OAR’s membership consists of provider onboarding and retention experts across the nation who actively create new orientation strategies in order to keep physician and providers feeling valued. OAR members are committed to becoming industry leaders in provider onboarding and retention through the use of national benchmarks and trends.

OAR Leadership



Why Join?

OAR is dedicated to providing its members the opportunity to network and exchange ideas on provider onboarding and retention best practices. Fueled by the combined industry knowledge and professional experiences, OAR supports members in the creation of valuable onboarding and retention strategies that can be implemented in their local institutions and industry‐wide.

To join OAR, edit your Shared Interest Group within your AAPPR profile.

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OAR uses a variety of avenues throughout the year to meet the needs of our members.

OAR Chat

OAR Webinars

May 2019

Building the Case, Sustaining and Growing Onboarding Services

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February 2019

The Role of Physician Relations in Onboarding and Retention

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September 2018

Moving 101

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