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Why should I use one company over another to meet my healthcare staffing needs?

Hands holding red and green applesThere are a lot of factors to look at when it comes to determining what travel nursing company you think will meet the needs of your hospital best. We looked at these partially earlier in two posts, one about evaluate the healthcare staffing vendors and another about  healthcare staffing providers financially stability, but now we will take a look at how to compare companies when you are looking for new ones to work with.

Several factors need consideration when working with individual healthcare staffing companies, but they all basically center on their ability to provide you with what you need, qualified and caring nurses or allied health professionals at a cost that provides value to your hospital and patients.

The key thing to remember when evaluating a healthcare staffing company to work with is to think of your needs and what is going to be the best fit for your hospital. Just because a company has a slick sales presentation or is the biggest doesn’t mean they are going to be the best fit for your facility. There are a lot of factors that going into finding that right partnership for you and your hospital.

Over the next three weeks we will be looking at three important parts of this evaluation:

  1. Evaluating a Company’s Nursing and Allied Health Candidates 
  2. Evaluating a Healthcare Staffing Company’s Processes
  3. Evaluating a Healthcare Staffing Company’s Cost