Recent Updates

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

September Jobs Report

October 3, 2014

  • The unemployment rate fell to 5.9%, the first time it has fallen below 5% since 2008
  • Temporary help services added 19,700 jobs in August
  • Revisions significantly improved temporary help job numbers from July and August

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

Preparing for Impact – The Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Contingent Workforce Management - October 1, 2014

October 2, 2014

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Understand the impact of the ACA on management of a non-employee workforce
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

2014 Temporary Workers Survey: Preferences, Satisfaction and Agency Selection & Cumulative Index to 2009-2013 Surveys

October 1, 2014

  • 7,000 temps from 110 firms surveyed
  • Temp medical insurance, satisfaction, referral bonuses
  • 143 page report accumulates all previous temp/contingent surveys

North American News Report September 2014

October 1, 2014

  • Missed the news last month? Here is a quick overview of what happened in the staffing industry and the labor markets in North America.
  • Browse news by region and keep up to date with the latest financial reports, market trends and employment data.

Co-employment: Friend, not foe

October 1, 2014

Several contingent workers are injured in a workplace incident. Should the company’s lawyers argue that there is no co-employer relationship in place?


When temporary workers strike

October 1, 2014

Disputes and unrest among temporary workers have been in the global news of late. Find out why.