Who Are We

Our dedicated team helps create an experience that exceeds employers' and candidates' expectations.

Kelly Burnworth

Kelly Burnworth

Co-Founder and President

Kelly is the brain power behind the DocCafe.com sales team. She used her relocation expertise to build a hugely successful company. She and her husband Ted, love lake living in Indiana. Kelly enjoys spending time with her two grandsons, and leads an active life with interests in running, reading and spending time with family.

Laura Fitzsimmons

Laura Fitzsimmons

Co-Founder and CEO

Laura keeps the business running smoothly. She manages the IT team, builds new partnerships, and coordinates candidate services. She also has a private law practice. Laura has two wonderful daughters and enjoys the challenge of staying current on education as well as healthcare and employment issues.

Chelsea Powers

Chelsea Powers

Senior Sales Support Analyst

Chelsea’s extensive background in sales and marketing brought her to the DocCafe.com family where she is the point of contact for companies who need account assistance. She loves spending her summers outside with her husband tending to their large vegetable garden. When she’s not in the garden, Chelsea enjoys lake life with her family. Her favorite hobbies-swimming and boating-grew from a life lived on the lake!

Melissa Lindemann

Melissa Lindemann

Business Solutions Manager

Melissa has worn many hats since she began her time at DocCafe.com in 2014, and she now spearheads the growth and development of the company's services departments. As the director for the Penguin Project - a program for children with special needs at the local children’s theatre, she doesn’t have a lot of free time, but does enjoy a good movie and spending time outdoors.

Briana Wick

Briana Wick

Marketing Manager

Briana’s experience in publishing and marketing brought her to the DocCafe.com family in 2017. Her goal is to take the company’s marketing to the next level! When she’s not working, she loves a good hold-it-in-your-hand book. She and her husband also love to take beach vacations!

Bailey Peter

Bailey Peter

Human Resources Generalist

Bailey’s bold personality and drive has made her a great part of the team since 2014. With a degree in Sociology, she’s equipped to handle all HR-related queries. During her time off, she loves to travel. She has a goal to travel to all 50 states – and she’s well on her way with 47 visited!

Jami Stefan

Jami Stefan

Accounting Manager

Jami joined DocCafe.com in 2010, and hasn’t looked back! As accounting manager, she handles the accounts receivable and accounts payable for the company. Jami has three adult children that she loves spending time with. Her three Goldendoodles - IzzyLu, HoneyBear, and Georgie – are great companions and the source of numerous laughable moments.

Rich Favors

Rich Favors

Data Import–Export Specialist

With degrees in computer science and psychology, Rich is an ambitious part of the DocCafe.com team! He manages all job imports and exports as well as some API integrations. Although he’s recently back in the tech trade, he was a social worker for several years in NY and LA. Fun for Rich? Programming, coding, and travel. And spoiling his nephew!

The Story of our Company

We help great candidates find great jobs, and help employers find their perfect candidates.

Established in 2001, CEO Laura Fitzsimmons and President Kelly Burnworth started the company together when they saw a need for healthcare-related job boards.

"We wanted to help make the relocation process easier and more efficient from both sides – the candidate or job seeker side as well as the employer and recruiter side."

– Laura Fitzsimmons, CEO

Today, DocCafe.com is the premiere Talent Acquisition Platform focused on physicians and physician assistants. Our broad range of services provide the talent acquisition software solutions to healthcare professionals looking for the perfect job opportunity, and to the employers and healthcare facilities looking to fill positions with those great candidates.

We are proud to be the nation’s leading physician and physician assistant job board since 2001!


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Focused on You

We are dedicated to connecting talented professionals with their next great career opportunity in the healthcare industry.
Our specialized team and proprietary talent acquisition tools connect qualified physicians and physician assistants with companies looking to fill their job openings.


Our niche job board allows physicians and physician assistants to search and apply for free! Join DocCafe.com today and find your next big opportunity.

It’s simple:

1. Create your profile.
2. Easily search and apply for jobs.
3. Find the perfect position and advance your career!



1.8 million

monthly pageviews


unique visitors each month


active jobs




private practices, hospitals and recruiters seeking candidates

Our goal has always been to create the best user experience for clients and candidates. Found something we could improve? Let us know!

You guys have provided me with the solid, legitimate leads more consistently than any other job board yet! Keep up the great work!

Matt Benedict
Jackson & Coker