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Healthcare, Staffing

Contingent Hospital Labor In High Demand & Need Intensifying

November 26, 2018

The U.S. healthcare industry has been experiencing physician and nurse shortages that are projected to get much worse before improving. Utilization of contingent labor in healthcare (locum tenens) has served to mitigate the widening gaps in....

What Is a Vendor Management System?

August 22, 2018

With the boom of the so-called "gig economy," or contingent labor force, businesses have had to develop better ways to manage temporary employees. According to global staffing and workforce advisory firm Staffing Industry Analysts, for 78 percent....

Staffing

From Staffing Firm to Managed Service Provider: Build a Moat Around Your Business

July 16, 2018

From 2006 to today, the ratio of companies using a VMS has jumped from 16% to 73%. Without a VMS, it could take several hours each day to mitigate scheduling conflicts. And you can’t control what you can’t see, so the risks of....

Hospital Management Software

Nurse Managers: The Glue That Holds It All Together

April 24, 2018

What is a Nurse Manager?

Nurse Managers are vital to the operation and productivity of hospitals, ambulatory care centers, long-term care centers and other healthcare facilities. They supervise a team of registered nurses (RNs), licensed....

Healthcare, Hospital Management Software

Streamline Healthcare Administration with Effective Hospital Management Software

March 06, 2018

RINGO’s Vendor Neutral Management System is just what the doctor ordered.

Healthcare

Hospitals & Labor Struggle to Find Common Ground

February 23, 2018

The nursing shortage hasn’t disappeared, and nurse managers are feeling the pressure.

Staffing, VMS

Help Your Staffing Firm Stay Ahead of the Competition with a VMS

January 02, 2018

Technology presents challenges, threats and opportunities to staffing firms in 2018 and beyond.

One thing is abundantly clear from the glut of articles and information that was pumped out by staffing industry trade publications in 2017: The....

Healthcare, VMS

Do You Know How Much Your Hospital Is Spending on Your Temporary Labor Force?

December 12, 2017

How to Effectively Manage Locum Tenens and Contingent Labor in 2018

It’s difficult to recall a time when the healthcare industry was in such a state of flux and turmoil. A flood of new patients from the Affordable Care Act and an aging population....

Healthcare, VMS

How to Control and Reduce Overtime in Hospitals

November 15, 2017

Hospitals and healthcare systems are under more pressure and scrutiny than ever before. Those in the industry are all too familiar with the inherent profit-versus-care conundrum that healthcare professionals face on a daily basis. How can you....