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VMS, Healthcare, Staffing, Hospital Management Software

3 Tips to Help You Through the Healthcare Staffing Crisis

May 15, 2020

While there is some evidence that the curve of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases is starting to flatten in some of the worst-hit areas in the country, we are a long way from being able to declare an end to the pandemic. We’re even further from being....

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.

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....

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....

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....

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....

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.