Recent Updates

Employee ‘churn’ in healthcare industry recovers and then some

March 4, 2015

The number of quits in the Healthcare and Social Assistance sector are at the highest level since the government began measuring it in 2001.


AMN revenue rises in Q4 led by nurse and allied

March 4, 2015

AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS), the largest US healthcare staffing firm, reported fourth-quarter revenue rose 12.5%.


Accountable completes equity raise, plans acquisitions

March 4, 2015

Healthcare staffing firm Accountable Healthcare Holdings Corp. completed its fifth round equity raise. 


Healthcare jobs grew faster in ACA expansion states, Fitch says

March 4, 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

March 4, 2015

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


Healthcare VMS provider MedAssets appoints CEO

March 4, 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

March 4, 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

March 4, 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

March 4, 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

March 4, 2015

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