Recent Updates

Cross Country chief accounting officer steps down

December 2, 2014

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASD: CCRN) Chief Accounting Officer Nicholas Buscemi III stepped down.


Job board says healthcare postings up 65%

December 2, 2014

Healthcare job postings on the HEALTHeCAREERS Network rose 65 percent with strong growth among therapy.


Accountable acquires Massachusetts-based healthcare staffing firm

December 2, 2014

Accountable Healthcare Staffing Inc. acquired Sagent Healthstaff LLC, its 12th acquisition to date.


New jobs emerge as healthcare industry transforms, survey finds

December 2, 2014

New clinical and leadership jobs that didn’t exist a decade ago are emerging from the transformation of the US healthcare system, according to a survey.


Health temps less satisfied than industrial, other staffing categories

December 2, 2014

Healthcare temps are generally satisfied with their staffing agencies, though they are the least satisfied among major occupations, according to our recently released 2014 Temporary Worker Survey.


North American News Report November 2014

November 28, 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.

Witkey (威客) Platforms - A Journey to the World of Online Work Platforms in China

November 27, 2014

  • A unique ecosystem supporting online enabled work arrangements has been developing in China; both the platforms and the people who work through them are called ‘Witkey’. While in many ways similar to online work platforms outside of China, there are subtle differences.
  • The purpose of this... More

2014 Staffing Company Survey: Most frequently recommended vendors

November 26, 2014

  • Staffing firms were asked to recommend their top two favorite vendors, and to explain their selection
  • Four vendors received 20 or more recommendations, 25 additional received at least three 
  • Job boards and front office solutions platforms topped the list

U.S. Affordable Care Act Requirements - What Staffing Firms Should Know

November 26, 2014

  • Overview of the ACA regulations as they impact staffing firms
  • Calculations for Applicable Large Employers, variable hour and seasonal employees
  • Penalties - How are they triggered and assessed?

2014 U.S. PEO Growth Update

November 24, 2014

  • Recent financial results from publicly held companies indicate robust expansion in PEO market
  • Drivers of growth include a complex regulatory environment and an accelerating economy