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Sun Healthcare's staffing revenue falls 19%

October 28, 2009

Sun Healthcare Group Inc. (NASD: SUNH) reported third-quarter revenue in its medical staffing services segment fell 18.9% to $24.4 million from $30.1 million in the same period last year. Irvine CA-based Sun operates several healthcare businesses. It posted total companywide third-quarter revenu...


LocumTenens.com index falls in third quarter

October 28, 2009

LocumTenens.com's online job index analyzing demand for locum tenens fell 19.0% in the third quarter to a reading of 1.15 after rising in the second quarter. The index includes data collected by LocumTenens.com since January 2007 and represents a broad quarterly analysis of demand for locum tene...


Oklahoma City posts lowest metro jobless rate

October 28, 2009

The Oklahoma City metropolitan area's jobless rate of 5.9% in September was the lowest among all U.S. metropolitan areas with populations of 1 million or more, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. The Washington D.C. metropolitan area ranked second-lowest at 6.2%. Detroit again po...


Volt names staffing president

October 28, 2009

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE: VOL) promoted Tom Daley to president of Volt Workforce Solutions, the company's staffing business unit. Daley joined Volt in 1980 as an account manager in Los Angeles and has served as an executive officer since 2001.


Technisource confidence index rises

October 28, 2009

The Technisource IT employee confidence index rose 4.4 points to 50.2 in the third quarter, the highest reading since the fourth quarter of 2007. The index was released Tuesday. According to the index's survey, 31% of technology workers in the third quarter believed the economy was getting weake...


Sun Healthcare's staffing revenue falls 19%

October 28, 2009

Sun Healthcare Group Inc. (NASD: SUNH) reported third-quarter revenue in its medical staffing services segment fell 18.9% to $24.4 million from $30.1 million in the same period last year. Irvine CA-based Sun operates several healthcare businesses. It posted total companywide third-quarter revenu...


Staffing index rises six points in October

October 28, 2009

Demand for staffing rose in October, according to the American Staffing Association's index measuring temporary employment released Tuesday. The index rose to a reading of 83 in October from 77 in September. The index measures changes in the number of temporary and contract workers both weekly a...


Volt names staffing president

October 28, 2009

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE: VOL) promoted Tom Daley to president of Volt Workforce Solutions, the company's staffing business unit. Daley joined Volt in 1980 as an account manager in Los Angeles and has served as an executive officer since 2001.


LocumTenens.com index falls in third quarter

October 28, 2009

LocumTenens.com's online job index analyzing demand for locum tenens fell 19.0% in the third quarter to a reading of 1.15 after rising in the second quarter. The index includes data collected by LocumTenens.com since January 2007 and represents a broad quarterly analysis of demand for locum tene...


Oklahoma City posts lowest metro jobless rate

October 28, 2009

The Oklahoma City metropolitan area's jobless rate of 5.9% in September was the lowest among all U.S. metropolitan areas with populations of 1 million or more, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. The Washington D.C. metropolitan area ranked second-lowest at 6.2%. Detroit again po...