Recent Updates

Doctors say ACA to have negative impact on compensation

26 November 2013

A new survey by Jackson & Coker found that 71 percent of physicians believe the Affordable Care Act will impact compensation negatively.


Physician executive compensation up 7%, survey says

26 November 2013

Median compensation for physician executives grew an average of 7 percent between 2010 and 2012 to $325,000, according to the Cejka Executive Search and American College of Physician Executives 2013 Physician Executive Compensation Survey.


Jackson Healthcare names new president

26 November 2013

Jackson Healthcare, the third-largest U.S. healthcare staffing firm, appointed Shane Jackson as president of the Atlanta-based firm.


MTV edits travel nurse show after complaints, group says

26 November 2013

The final three episodes of MTV’s controversial show on travel nurses, “Scrubbing In,” are being re-edited to focus more on clinical scenes featuring nursing skills, according to The Truth About Nursing, a nonprofit that seeks to increase public understanding of nursing.


AMN acquires healthcare VMS provider ShiftWise

26 November 2013

ShiftWise, a healthcare vendor management system, was acquired on Nov. 20 by AMN Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: AHS), the largest U.S. healthcare staffing firm.


2013 Staffing Company Survey: Staffing firms’ best and worst strategic decisions

26 November 2013

  • Asked about their strategic or tactical decision making
  • Staffing firms tell us their best decisions
  • And their worst

The Buzz: An Old Dog Learns New Tricks

25 November 2013

Why LeoForce is a new breed of ATS.


The Other Side: Talk to Me

25 November 2013

How to prevent “analysis paralysis” in contingent staff.


3Q13 financial results for North America-based public staffing firms

25 November 2013

  • Earnings up median 14.2% y/y, revenue up median 5.4%
  • Signs of acceleration
  • Revenue and earnings for 22 firms detailed

Power Seller: Embrace Change

25 November 2013

Alter your routine to get sales rolling — again!