Recent Updates

Happy anniversary, CWS Summit!

October 8, 2014

This week, CW professionals are gathering for the 10th annual CWS Summit. In the Contingent Blog, Subadhra R. Sriram, editor and publisher, media products, marks the occasion with a look at the world of contingent workforce management, then and now.


Travelers Haven launches new healthcare housing portal — Sponsor Content

October 7, 2014

Travelers Haven recently launched a new housing management portal that simplifies the entire healthcare housing process and takes the guesswork out of budgeting.


Nurse tsunami ahead — Staffing Stream

October 7, 2014

Demand for nurses is expected to grow even as baby boomer nurses near retirement. Cathy Vollmer of Favorite Healthcare Staffing discusses the impact in The Staffing Stream.


Florida, California top states for healthcare professionals

October 7, 2014

Florida and California were the top states for healthcare professionals in terms of job interest, according to StaffDNA.


CEO of AMN joins McKesson board

October 7, 2014

AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS) CEO Susan Salka has been elected to the McKesson board.


Massachusetts ICU nurse staffing law takes effect

October 7, 2014

A Massachusetts law that mandates a maximum of one patient per nurse in intensive care units took effect Sept. 29, the Massachusetts Nurses Association announced.


Interim Healthcare acquires Australian firm

October 7, 2014

Interim Healthcare Inc. acquired Just Better Care, an Australia-based firm.


New reports provide valuable data points on healthcare staffing market

October 7, 2014

Two recently published reports offer a look at growth metrics — both recent and projected—within the US healthcare staffing industry.


2014 Staffing Company Survey: Reported M&A multiples and activity

October 6, 2014

  • Median multiples paid for acquisitions in 2014 were 0.6x revenue, and 3.5x EBITDA
  • These values were roughly consistent with those reported in previous years
  • About 500 acquisitions occur in the temporary staffing industry annually

2014 Allied Health and Advanced Practice Benchmarking Summary Report

October 2, 2014

  • Allied health revenue and volume down from 1H13 to 1H14
  • Respiratory and speech up, OT and PT down
  • Robust growth in nurse practitioner staffing