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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—....

Healthcare, Hospital Management Software

Combat the Physician Shortage With Locum Tenens & VMS Software

August 14, 2019

An ongoing medical staffing shortage has created pressing issues for hospitals, physicians groups, and outpatient and ambulatory care facilities alike, hitting rural communities especially hard. This dilemma is fueled by a growing and aging....

Staffing

Attracting & Preserving Top Talent With RINGO VMS

July 15, 2019

In the current employment climate, the importance of hiring the best possible candidates cannot be overstated. The difference in value between a good employee and a great employee increases with the complexity of the job. In a highly specialized....

VMS

The Best Software Solution for Strategic HR Management

June 24, 2019

A cost-efficient staff of highly talented employees is the mark of great human resources management. To achieve this state of hiring nirvana, supply chain management (SCM) and talent management—two departments that are so often at odds with each....