What is the Hospital Job Growth Outlook for 2010?

This article in Healthleaders Media talks about some encouraging signs that could point to increased job growth at hospitals in 2010. Interestingly, it also illustrates how dismal of a year 2009 was. Bureau of Labor Statistics preliminary data show the healthcare sector created 267,000 new jobs in 2009. This is a significant drop from 2008…

Should Hospitals Focus on Eliminating Their Agency Staff?

It's a question that never seems to go away. Can hospitals truly eliminate all of their agency usage? Perhaps a better question is – should they? From a management perspective, the healthcare staffing industry seems to be one of the last to see the usage of temporary labor as being negative. By now we've all…