Recent Updates

Web: Contingents Are at Greater Risk

20 November 2013

A commentator in the Inside Bay Area website asserts temporary workers face unnecessary, life-threatening hazards. Read why here

Study highlights common features of healthcare MSPs

13 November 2013

The recently published "2013 VMS and MSP Service Differentiators" report provides an overview of the features and characteristics of the available vendor management system and managed service provider programs. 

Staffing Stream: We’re all here to serve the client

13 November 2013

A vendor management system provider tackles some common perceptions about VMS in a new post in The Staffing Stream.

Dice acquires healthcare job site

13 November 2013

Job board operator Dice Holdings Inc. (NYSE: DHX) acquired onTargetjobs, which includes three healthcare-related job boards, from private equity firm Warburg Pincus for $50 million in cash.

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.