Recent Updates

ACA employer mandate: Courts issue conflicting decisions

23 July 2014

Yesterday, one U.S. court released a decision that, if not reversed or modified, will eliminate individual health insurance subsidies and employer “pay or play” penalties in more than two thirds of the states, writes attorney George Reardon in The Staffing Stream. Later in the day, another... More

Court rules IC status depends on employers' right to control

23 July 2014

The California Supreme Court ruled that an employer’s right to control its workers was relevant in misclassification suits, whether the employer exercised that control or not. Further, the court upheld independent contractor status lawsuits are class certifiable. Read more from JDSupra Business Advisor... More

SIA Webinar: Internationalization of talent

23 July 2014

Having the right talent will mean the difference between success and failure for an organization. This webinar replay covers the challenges that come with the growth of the contingent workforce and what can be done to overcome them. Industry experts share their thoughts and best practices... More

2014 Contingent Buyers Survey: Buyers' International Presence

17 July 2014

  • Buyers plan aggressive international CW program expansion over the next four years
  • Eight percent of companies reported that they will initiate coverage of Asia/Pacific in 2014
  • Not all large companies have expansive global footprints - 60% operate in only one region

Travelers Haven secures new vendor partnerships; reduces staffing firms’ housing costs — Sponsor Content

16 July 2014

Travelers Haven recently secured new agreements with housing suppliers representing more than 90 locations nationwide.

Staffing firm lists 20 most beautiful hospitals

16 July 2014

The most beautiful hospital is McKay-Dee Hospital in Ogden, Utah, according to Soliant Health’s ranking of most beautiful U.S. hospitals.

Metz&Baum merges with Source One

16 July 2014

Source One Healthcare Professionals Inc. merged with Metz&Baum Healthcare Professionals.

Accountable acquires Chicago healthcare staffing firm

16 July 2014

Accountable Healthcare Staffing Inc. acquired MedAscend, its tenth acquisition to date.

Cross Country completes MSN acquisition

16 July 2014

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. completed its $48 million acquisition of Medical Staffing Network.

Jackson Healthcare acquires Michigan firm

16 July 2014

Jackson Healthcare, the third-largest U.S. healthcare staffing firm, acquired Sullivan Healthcare Consulting.