Recent Blog Posts

 

VMS, Healthcare, Hospital Management Software

How Healthcare CFOs Can Manage Costs While Dealing With Surges in Temporary Labor

March 26, 2020

Managing spend on locum tenens and other temporary medical labor is a critical concern for healthcare executives, especially during surges in demand for medical services.

COVID-19 UPDATE - #ASKRingo

March 19, 2020

As the COVID-19 situation continues to unfold and change, we want to reaffirm that the health and safety of our colleagues, employees, clients and contract talent is the first priority for everyone at Ringo.

What Healthcare CFOs Should Know About the CRNA Shortage

February 26, 2020

The current Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) shortage is predicted to continue for several years, and is especially difficult for rural hospitals. Healthcare administrators will need a variety of tools to maintain staffing and....

VMS, Healthcare, Staffing

How to Cut Healthcare Staffing Costs While Maintaining Patient Care

February 13, 2020

Although healthcare staffing is an $11.1 billion industry and is responsible for about 60 percent of hospital costs, it’s crucial for healthcare facilities to maintain adequate staff while simultaneously providing robust patient services.....

VMS, Healthcare, Staffing

5 Reasons for the Nursing Shortage

January 07, 2020

Hospitals and clinics across the United States are in the midst of a nursing shortage—a situation projected to worsen by 2030. Factors such as an aging population, deficient resources to educate future nurses, a wider variety of career options,....

VMS, Healthcare, Staffing

How the Nursing Shortage Is Impacting Healthcare

December 20, 2019

The American nursing shortage is set to surge through 2030, with significant implications to the healthcare system overall. Although there are already three times as many nurses as doctors, experienced nurses are nearing retirement, and nursing....

Staffing

Ringo CEO Keith Banks Featured on Podcast Discussing Evolution of VMS

December 05, 2019

Ringo CEO Keith Banks recently appeared on ‘Inbound & Down,’ a podcast by Diamond HubSpot Partner Agency Morey Creative Studios, to discuss his approach to helping companies develop temporary staffing solutions.

Healthcare

Understanding How the Ringo VMS Supports Nurse Managers

September 30, 2019

Nurse managers do it all. They are tasked with overseeing unit operations, maintaining a standard of excellence among a team of nurses, and also take on responsibilities like budgeting, staffing, and administrative duties. To do the job of a....

VMS

3 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid When Implementing a VMS

September 12, 2019

Advanced vendor management technology such as the RINGO Vendor Management System (VMS) can help your business control its contingent labor spend, gain total visibility into its workforce, streamline workflows, and even improve customer service—....