Recent Updates

Staffing Stream: The market for IT pros is hotter than ever

23 July 2013

While the national economy in total is slowly, but steadily, gaining momentum, the technology job marketplace is as competitive as it’s ever been right now, writes Mike McBrierty in a new post in The Staffing Stream.


Colombian Data Sources

23 July 2013

A list of data sources for Colombia including:

  • Academic resources, applicable government departments
  • Laws and regulations, contingent workforce market data
  • Trade associations and other organisations

Jeb Bush joins Jackson’s board of advisors

18 July 2013

Jackson Healthcare, an Atlanta-based healthcare staffing provider, announced former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush joined the company’s board of advisors effective immediately.


New Cross Country CEO formally takes over

18 July 2013

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASD: CCRN) reported that William Grubbs has formally taken on the role of CEO and president effective July 5.


Seven healthcare staffing firms among fastest growing

18 July 2013

Seven healthcare staffing providers were among the 92 total companies to make the 2013 List of Fastest-Growing U.S. Staffing Firms, published July 1 by Staffing Industry Analysts.


Supplemental names COO, travel nurse president

18 July 2013

Supplemental Health Care, a Park City, Utah-based healthcare staffing firm, appointed Laura Magner as chief operating officer. In addition, the company named Cheryl Wilhelm as president of its travel nursing division.


Staffing Stream: Why small healthcare staffing firms should take a stand on VMS/MSP

18 July 2013

Vendor management system and managed service provides pose many challenges for the healthcare staffing industry, including rate suppression, wage suppression, margin deterioration and others writes Colleen Mills in The Staffing Stream. 


Web: What’s in store for healthcare spending

18 July 2013

Arthur Kellermann writes about what is in store for healthcare spending in the Health Affairs Blog.


IRS issues formal notice delaying ACA employer mandate

18 July 2013

The Obama Administration announced its intention to postpone the Affordable Care Act’s employer pay-or-play mandate and its related reporting features by one year, to Jan. 1, 2015 from Jan. 1, 2014.


Report ranks best hospitals

18 July 2013

U.S News & World Report ranked Johns Hopkins Hospital No. 1 on its 24th annual Best Hospitals rankings.