Cejka Executive Search Team

Laura Birk

Senior Associate Consultant
(800) 209-8143 Ext. 63482

Laura Birk is a Senior Associate Consultant of Cejka Executive Search, a nationally recognized health care executive and physician search firm providing services exclusively to the health care industry for more than 30 years.

With more than 20 years in health care leadership roles, including the acute care setting within academic medical centers, Laura brings a deep understanding of the dynamics of the healthcare industry. Laura routinely led performance improvement initiatives to enhance management of the revenue cycle and improve patient satisfaction. She has extensive experience with medical staff, peer review committees, managed care health plan relationships, third party payer reimbursement and regulatory compliance.

Prior to joining Cejka Search in 2004, Laura worked at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center and St. Louis Children’s Hospital. She is currently a member of the faculty of the University of Phoenix as an instructor in the graduate and undergraduate management schools.

Laura earned a Master of Arts in Management from Fontbonne University and a Bachelor of Arts from Webster University in St. Louis.

Cejka Executive Search is proud to be a recognized member of the Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC). Laura is recognized by AESC as a Certified Research Associate (CRA) and maintains the status of Certified Internet Recruiter (CIR) through AIRS, an ADP Company.