Staffing - Healthcare

Allied health staffing growth update

December 15, 2009

We project revenue contraction of 25% in 2009 followed by growth of 2% in 2010 for allied health
Overall, business is improving sequentially, but results vary given array of modalities
Sluggish recovery in unemployment rate will contain growth in 2010

Staffing industry forecast: December update

December 8, 2009

Temporary help sector downgraded from 8% to 7% growth for 2010
Revision driven by downgrades in healthcare and clinical/scientific 
Overall staffing industry projections unchanged: 26% contraction in 2009, 5% growth in 2010

CWS Council - Staffing spend forecast: December update

December 8, 2009

Temporary help sector downgraded from 8% to 7% growth for 2010
Revision driven by downgrades in healthcare and clinical/scientific 
Overall staffing industry projections unchanged: 26% contraction in 2009, 5% growth in 2010

Nurse staffing growth update

December 2, 2009

Pulse survey shows month-to-month improvement since September
Risk of wage pressure amid scramble to find nurses
Update to industry forecast to be released this month

Locum tenens growth update

November 25, 2009

Temporary softening of physician supply shortage
Heavy contraction in anesthesiology
Downgrade expected in forecast update to be released in December

2009 Contingent Worker Survey: Temporary worker healthcare benefits

October 13, 2009

Nearly half of temp workers have healthcare already
Most don't choose agency based on healthcare
Temps want better benefits, but pay a higher priority
But non-temps put off by poor healthcare in staffing

Locum tenens - NALTO Benchmarking Survey

October 6, 2009

17 respondents to latest NALTO benchmarking survey representing more than $1B in annualized revenue
Overall, locum tenens ekes out growth, but growth varies heavily by specialty
VMS usage lower in locum than healthcare staffing overall

Staffing industry forecast: September update

September 30, 2009

Project 5% growth in staffing industry revenue for 2010
Strong recovery expected in GDP but with continued high unemployment
Most bullish on industrial staffing with 15% growth projected for 2010

Locum tenens growth update

August 24, 2009

Radiology, anesthesiology weak, emergency medicine strong
NALTO survey shows 3% growth overall
Healthcare reform is wild card

Healthcare staffing growth update

August 21, 2009

Q3 will be even worse than Q2, but should be the bottom
Signs of burn-out among non-contingents, but few exit options with unemployment over 9%
Downgrade in upcoming update to healthcare staffing industry forecast