Recent Updates

Sawmill’s ‘willful’ safety violation costs temp’s arm

June 3, 2015

A Georgia sawmill faces fines after an accident resulted in an amputation for a temp worker.

Meet the 'Gig Economy'

June 3, 2015

Meet the new kid on the block: the “gig economy.” Digital platforms are expanding ways companies can engage talent, and leading more workers to warm to the idea of becoming independent. Read more in Staffing Industry Review.

U.S. Affordable Care Act: Employer Reporting Requirements and Subsidy Notices

June 2, 2015

  • An overview of the requirements for employers to file information returns with the IRS, and to provide statements to their full-time employees about offers of healthcare coverage; and
  • An explanation of the notices issued to employers by state and federal Exchanges regarding employees who... More

Randstad Sourceright brings in RPO exec from AMN

June 1, 2015

Randstad Sourceright named Katie Molloy as VP of client services. Molloy formerly served senior director of recruitment process outsourcing at AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS).

Bullish signs for healthcare staffing: Low unemployment, healthy turnover

June 1, 2015

Low unemployment and a healthy level of turnover are bullish signs for the healthcare staffing industry, signaling that clients will continue to need staffing firms to help recruit scarce candidates.

Cross Country names PEO exec to board position

June 1, 2015

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASD: CCRN) elected Mark Perlberg, CEO of Oasis Outsourcing, to its board. 

UK staffing industry responds to claims hospitals ripped off by agencies

June 1, 2015

Simon Stevens, chief executive of the National Health Services in England, said the health service will “clamp down on some of the staffing agencies ripping off the NHS.”

2015 Temporary Worker Survey: What do temporary workers prefer to be called?

June 1, 2015

  • Only 16% of temporary workers want to be called temps
  • Preferred job designation varies by wage
  • Term most widely accepted: "contractor"

Jackson Healthcare names VMS provider’s former exec to advisory board

May 30, 2015

Jackson Healthcare named John Bardis to its board of advisors. Bardis is the founder and former CEO of MedAssets Inc., which provides a VMS in the healthcare space.

Medical rounds robot being developed — Web

May 30, 2015

Science Daily reports a Japanese university has developed a medical rounds robot named “Terapio.”