Recent Updates

US healthcare workers more confident in Q1, Randstad says

May 14, 2014

Healthcare workers’ confidence level rose in the first quarter, according to the Randstad U.S. Healthcare Employee Confidence Index.


Contract watch: Oklahoma hospital group awards RPO deal

May 14, 2014

Supplemental Health Care’s recruitment process outsourcing program is being implemented by EASTAR Health System.


Private equity invests in UK firm

May 14, 2014

Temporary staffing firm Hallam Medical has secured a £3.3 million (US$5.6 million) investment from private equity house Key Capital Partners.


GoldStar Global sells travel nurse staffing firm

May 14, 2014

GoldStar Global sold atlas MedStaff, an Omaha, Neb.-based travel nurse staffing firm.


Medical Solutions names CEO

May 14, 2014

Medical Solutions, a travel nurse staffing provider, promoted Craig Meier to CEO.


1Q14 healthcare staffing earnings recap

May 14, 2014

“What comes up, must come down.” The two large, pure-play publicly traded healthcare staffing companies were reminded of this when their Q1 earnings failed to excite investors.


Get Proactive or Lose Talent, Pay More

May 14, 2014

As the face of the workforce changes rapidly, companies will have to become proactive in their approach unless they are willing to lose talent or pay more for their workers. 


Sell Your Program to Solve a Problem; Success Follows

May 14, 2014

Successful contingent workforce programs are built like sales initiatives: The most successful programs are centered on the end-user. 


Use of Younger Temps Falls at UK Agencies; Demand Up for Older Workers

May 14, 2014

Use of temporary workers age 34 and younger is declining in local government and other public bodies across the U.K., while the use of older temporary workers rose.


Fieldglass Sale Exceeded $1 Billion, Report Says

May 14, 2014

Crain’s Chicago Business’ John Pletz reported that the sale of vendor management system Fieldglass to SAP topped $1 billion.