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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.

Healthcare

Hospitals & Labor Struggle to Find Common Ground

February 23, 2018

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

VMS, Healthcare

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....

VMS, Healthcare

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....

Healthcare

Healthcare Uncertainty Leaves Hospitals Caught in the Middle

October 27, 2017

At RINGO, we follow health care industry trends very closely. Admittedly, it’s an all-consuming endeavor these past few years as the industry has been thrust into chaos. It hasn’t been all bad news, but uncertainty is never a good thing when a....

VMS, Healthcare

ACA And Your Business

September 06, 2017

The New Year has arrived, and with it came some changes to the way companies manage benefits of their employees. Most people are aware of “ObamaCare,” better known as the Affordable Care Act (ACA), that went into effect in 2014. As of January 1,....