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Image Source: Freepik The healthcare industry is at the forefront of technological innovation, using cutting-edge solutions and tools to improve patient outcomes and streamline operations. Healthcare is undergoing an extensive technological transformation, from the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing to the increasing use of automated workflows and digital data. Although these technologies offer the potential to...
The adage that “Good help is hard to find” has never been more true than it is today, particularly as it relates to medical staffing. A healthcare staffing crisis that was growing slowly before the pandemic has accelerated rapidly since, leading to long wait times, difficult transitions and reduced quality of care.  Many hospitals have employed creative means of bringing their staffing needs in line with availability. Tasks are streamlined,...
Source: RDNE Stock Project   Leadership Strategies and Employee Benefits Healthcare workers are undoubtedly the most important resource our society has for maintaining mental and physical wellness. But what about the wellness of these professionals? They have needs just like everyone else, particularly given some of the significant challenges they face in the workplace. Building a culture of well-being is one of the approaches many...
Image by Matheus Ferrero via Unsplash   Effective healthcare is about more than running the correct diagnostics and prescribing the right treatment. Patients need to feel valued and understood to get the best patient care.  Unfortunately, many healthcare professionals never have the opportunity to encounter new cultures before they enter healthcare professionally. This can mean that doctors, nurses, and therapists are ill-equipped...
Image by paulbr75 via Pixabay   Healthcare's Biggest Challenges   The healthcare industry is in trouble. Costs are rising, patients are unhappy, and providers are struggling to make a profit. There seem to be no easy solutions to these problems, but there are definitely steps that can be taken to improve the situation. In this blog post, we will outline the biggest challenges facing the healthcare industry and discuss different...
Image by Luis Melendez via Unsplash   When you consider the 22 million workers currently in the healthcare sector , which continues to be one of the largest and fastest-growing fields in America, it’s easy to assume that the healthcare industry is thriving. Yet, you only need to tune into the news for a second to hear this "mass exodus" of employees that’s impossible for those on the cusp of their careers to ignore. Of course, on...
Image by Rustam Kholov via Adobe Stock   The global shortage in the healthcare sector was anticipated even before the presence of COVID-19. The staff shortage, the rising demand for them, as well as budget issues are some of the most common challenges the industry faces. With this shortage comes an expected rise for qualified healthcare personnel (clinical & non-clinical) worldwide. Therefore, almost 30% of HR recruitments...
Image Source: plej92 via iStockphoto   Applicant tracking systems can help you effectively search for qualified healthcare professionals with ease. Applicant tracking software can help you distinguish between your top candidates, keep track of all of your applicants, organize files, and more. Candidate tracking software helps streamline your hiring process and takes the stress of off your shoulders. It’s hard enough to find...
Let’s face facts. The advertising industry makes almost  $105 billion  every year. And with over 200 billion ads being blasted to Americans on an annual basis, your healthcare recruiting ad is guaranteed to reach a ton of people too. Are you one of many medical recruiters looking for candidates? Here’s the deal: healthcare employers could gain a lot from a recruitment advertising agency. Find out the best recruitment advertising agencies...
Healthcare careers constitute a large percentage of today’s fastest-growing careers, and healthcare organizations need to do all they can to ensure every hire they make turns out to be a good one. Figures obtained from the Bureau of Labor Statistics point to an 18% growth in health sector jobs between 2016 and 2026. This figure translates to more than 22 million jobs in 10 years. Even though the healthcare industry is set to explode with...
The healthcare industry is in desperate need for qualified healthcare professionals over the next decade. The industry is experiencing some rapid expansion with no signs of slowing down anytime soon. Healthcare organizations are doing all they can to remain competitive in the job marketplace to identify and hire the best healthcare talent available. We've outlined some of the key ways that the healthcare industry is changing and...
Image by michaeljung via depositphotos   People come from all walks of life, and many of them have different social and economic backgrounds. They're often separated into classes based on their income, which may or may not give them certain advantages and disadvantages. The workplace is where many of these people come together, all with different stories, cultural and religious beliefs, social statuses and personalities....