Recent Updates

On Assignment healthcare revenue falls

13 November 2013

On Assignment Inc. (NYSE: ASGN) reported third-quarter healthcare staffing revenue fell 1.1 percent to $15.4 million, and third-quarter physician staffing revenue fell 4.6 percent to $26.2 million.


Cross Country revenue falls 4%

13 November 2013

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASD: CCRN) reported revenue from services fell 3.8 percent year over year to $108.0 million in the third quarter. 


AMN revenue up 5%

13 November 2013

AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS), the largest U.S. healthcare staffing firm, reported third-quarter revenue rose 5.4 percent year over year to $257.1 million.


Healthcare pros double social media use in job hunts

13 November 2013

Use of social media among healthcare professionals to search for jobs has risen dramatically, according to a new survey by AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS).


VMS/MSP prove hot topic at Healthcare Staffing Summit

13 November 2013

Contingent buyers in the healthcare industry are among the last to adopt vendor management systems and managed service providers, and many staffing suppliers in the space have concerns.


MTV show portrays travel nurses, stirs controversy

13 November 2013

A new MTV reality show, called “Scrubbing In,” shines the spotlight on travel nursing. And while the show is bringing attention to travel nursing, it has taken criticism from some corners.


Program Maturity: Preparing for Critical Mass

13 November 2013

As the contingent workforce approaches critical mass, are programs capable of making a strategic contribution? 


Is Social Media a CW Issue?

13 November 2013

Ignoring the fact of social media and its implications to buyer companies becomes impossible as the flexible workforce becomes a key component of company talent solutions. 


Employers in 13 States to Pay More in Federal Unemployment Taxes

13 November 2013

Companies in 13 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands will have to pay more in federal unemployment taxes for 2013, and that may point to higher contingent labor costs in those states.


Confessions of a Procurement Guy

13 November 2013

Staffing Industry Analysts’ Bryan Peña, a former procurement manager, acknowledges how he went awry in his dealings with staffing providers, and details how providers and program managers can work together to move the market forward in Staffing Industry Review.