About Reid & Associates


Since the founding of Reid & Associates in 2001, by Patricia Reid MPH, RN, Healthcare providers and Logistics businesses have trusted us to find and recruit Impact Leadership talent.

Reid & Associates provides leadership solutions to every size hospital and healthcare provider in the United States. We approach our clients with dedication to finding the right solution for the overall organization. Our team approach allows us to apply the correct services and multiply resources required to meet your needs.

Solution Applications Include:

  • Retained /Dedicated Search
  • Interim/Contract Executive Leaders
  • Contingent Executive Search

Areas of Healthcare Expertise Include:

  • Nurse Leaders
  • CEO, COO
  • CFO
  • Pharmacy
  • Healthcare Technology Leaders
  • Physicians/MDs

We are a family business with two generations involved and an affiliate of the largest recruiting and placement organization in the world. The MRINetwork, with over 800 offices worldwide. Our recruiters have decades of hands-on experience as executives, in healthcare and transportation industry specialties. We know and understand first-hand the importance, impact and cost of every hiring decision.

Our Firm

Our goal and purpose is to help our clients optimize their competitive position by providing prepared and highly motivated individuals. We deliver candidates who will contribute to organizational goals and dramatically impact their department by using a consultative approach to relationships. We maintain contact with our clients and candidates to ensure that this goal is accomplished. Our merit-driven work environment is dedicated to improving our client's organization as well as meet the career goals of our candidates.

Candidates and clients choose Reid & Associates because of the professional and ethical service we offer. They trust us and count on us for the best result.

Healthcare Executive Nursing

The division of Healthcare is led by Patricia Reid RN, MPH, who is a recognized leader with a passion for promoting quality health care delivery and management. Patti spent 25 years in the health system becoming a County Health Supervisor. She took her passion for healthcare and nurses to helping professionals take the next step in their careers. She focuses on helping nurses learn about the changes in healthcare and the opportunities that are available.

We specialize in the recruitment of Healthcare professionals at the department manager level and above. We are committed to providing clients with high quality candidates and help our candidates make the best career choices. We are in the healthcare business to understand the market and provide the best help to those looking for talent and those looking for a better career move. We believe in high integrity and commitment with whomever we partnership with.

Our recruiters are dedicated to making sure that our candidates are given the professionalism of their position as well as providing them the tools to make a good decision, be aware of the options open to them and help each candidate throughout the entire process from interview to placement. We are there to support your choice and make sure you are prepared every step.

To our clients we are a firm committed to providing competent candidates that are a right fit for the organization. We believe that our devotion to high standards allows us to help hospitals fill positions that are difficult to find qualified candidates.

To our candidates we promise our honest professionalism. We are helping you make a change to further your career goals. Our business is healthcare so we can provide insight into how healthcare is changing and what opportunities are open to you. We partner with you to help you navigate difficult job changes and the getting the position you are trying to achieve.

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Laboratory Director, Not-for-Profit Hospital in Los Angeles County -

"We retained Reid & Associates to assist in the recruitment for a Laboratory Outreach Manager. We were impressed with the time taken by the team to understand our needs and to get a sense of our o...more »

Chief Nursing Officer, Pediatric Hospital in Southern California -

"I recently had the opportunity to work with Reid & Associates during their search for a CNO for a standalone pediatric hospital facility in Southern California. They were extremely professional a...more »

Human Resources - Recruitment Manager, Pediatric Hospital in Southern California

"I wanted to thank you for the stellar work that you & your team have done on our two searches in recent months. We have been the most impressed with the applications you were able to generate for...more »

Vice President Human Resources, Non-profit Hospital in the Riverside - San Bernardino Area

"Facing a difficult recruitment for a Director of Maternity Services, we retained Reid & Associates to assist. They first took the time to get to know us and our needs. After that, we received wee...more »

Nurse Recruiter for 200 bed Hospital part of Large Health System -

"Casey goes after results! After a difficult search, Casey brought us two final candidates that we just couldn’t say no to. We hired them both and Casey has been instrumental in working through ...more »

Director of Recruitment Services, Faith-based Hospital System in California -

"Patti is a breadth of fresh air in a business where many portray themselves as experts in talent identification and acquisition. Patti Truly is. She partners with you to understand your business need...more »

Patient Safety Officer, For-Profit Hospital in Southern California -

"Patti is a great recruiter! She knows everyone and has endless energy."

Interim Director of Perioperative Services -

"Patti brings to the table an extensive skill set and knowledge base of the health care field. She is an outstanding listener and has the unique ability to bring clarity to a situation and arrive at a...more »

Patient Safety Officer, For-Profit Hospital in Southern California -

"Patti is a great recruiter! She knows everyone and has endless energy."

Interim Maternal Child Health Director -

"Patti is always professional and knowledgeable about placing interim nursing directors. She has placed me in two different assignments and really knows her market. She works diligently to get results...more »

Interim Director of Perioperative Services -

"Josh is an extremely detailed and intuitive recruiter who immediately captures the depth and scope of the position being researched. Would not hesitate to recommend."

Interim Director of Maternal Child Health -

"Josh is focused, committed and knowledgeable… does an outstanding job."

Interim Maternal Child Health Director -

"Josh was a recruiter who placed me in an assignment. Josh’s support continued throughout my whole assignment. I am really grateful to Josh. He is not only a great recruiter but a really nice gu...more »

Trainer - Consultant, Electronic Health Records

"Joshua epitomizes the consummate professional. He does what he says he will do, follows up religiously, goes above and beyond expectations, is forthright, honest and diligent. I heartily recommend hi...more »

Revenue Cycle Applications Manager, Pediatric Hospital in Southern California -

"I have worked with Josh for several years and look forward to doing so for many to come. He only presents highly qualified candidates that have solid work ethics consistent with the culture of our te...more »

Interim Chief Nursing Officer -

"Josh is very thorough and dependable in his work. He pursues potential opportunities enthusiastically, and I can count on him to follow up and communicate with me within the timeframes he states. He ...more »

Project Manager, Revenue Cycle Applications -

"Joshua recruited me to join a large academic hospital, my current employer. I give him my highest recommendation. He is a thorough, highly energetic and passionate recruiter that guided me through th...more »