Jacobs and Associates Management
President/Senior Executive Recruiter
Emergency & Critical Care Specialist
For over ten years, Ken Jacobs has focused his experience, knowledge and abilities toward the goal of becoming the nation’s preeminent provider of healthcare management professionals, specializing solely in the Emergency and Critical Care service lines. Speaking daily with CNO’s, directors, managers and HR professionals at hospitals throughout the nation, Ken has built a trustworthy network of contacts and referrals, many of whom are seeking to make a change and advance their own careers.
Before becoming a full time ER and Critical Care recruiter, Ken worked for fifteen years in the healthcare industry in the Medical Technology field. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology from the University of Louisiana-Monroe. Due to this experience, as well as eight years in healthcare executive recruitment, Ken is able to communicate (speaks the language) well with at all executive levels, manager through CNO, to determine their exact need; he then utilizes that information to qualify healthcare professionals to ensure the best match for the hospital's need.
Ken has filled many positions in the past, including: Director of Emergency Services, Service Line Director for Emergency Services, Emergency Department Manager, Service Line Administrator for Emergency Services, Trauma Program Director, Trauma Program Manager, Critical Care Director, Critical Care Manager, VP of Emergency Services, Trauma Services Director, Trauma Services Coordinator, Administrator of Acute Care Services, ICU Director, ICU Manager, NICU Director, NICU Manager, PICU Director, PICU Manager.