Recent Updates

Healthcare jobs grew faster in ACA expansion states, Fitch says

4 March 2015

States that expanded health insurance access under the ACA saw faster growth in healthcare jobs than those that did not.

Aequor Healthcare acquires Therapy Staff

4 March 2015

Aequor Healthcare Services acquired Therapy Staff in a deal that closed Feb. 13.

Healthcare VMS provider MedAssets appoints CEO

4 March 2015

MedAssets Inc., a VMS provider in the healthcare space, appointed R. Halsey Wise as chairman and CEO.

US healthcare workers’ confidence rebounds in Q4

4 March 2015

Healthcare workers’ confidence rebounded in the fourth quarter, according to the Randstad Healthcare employee confidence index.

Ready for a new tool? An FMS could be right for your program

4 March 2015

Freelancer management systems enable companies to self-manage their talent pools, but are they right for your organization?

Furloughing contingents could pay off if done right

4 March 2015

Furloughs are not new to business, but when companies use them on their contingent workforce, they may not see the savings they expect. Here's why, and how to better prepare.

Freelancer management systems: Managing contractors and more

4 March 2015

They are on the rise, but freelancer management systems have their own unique benefits and risks. A contingent workforce manager shares his insights. 

Complaint leads to OSHA fines against buyer, staffing firm

4 March 2015

An Edison, N.J., pharmaceutical and beauty product manufacturer and its staffing provider were cited last week for exposing temporary workers to chemical, noise and machine hazards.

Canada: Mass foreign worker exodus expected

4 March 2015

A large number of temporary foreign workers face deportion from Canada beginning April 1 as part of the government's new foreign worker program, and many employers are asking for a reprieve, reports.

2015 Applicant Tracking System Landscape

27 February 2015

  • ATS market likely oversupplied
  • Pricing models, typical requirements, functionality and more discussed in this report
  • Directory of more than 120 ATS providers highlighted