Travelers Conference 2015

Just a few weeks left until Travelers Conference 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada September 13-15! This annual event is aimed at traveling healthcare professionals, allowing them to meet and network with other travelers, companies, and industry experts and leaders. There’s a professional, educational, and social component to Trav Con. Many of the sessions even qualify …

Great Blog for Nurse Managers

On the Healthcare Staffing Blog we do our best to provide helpful information for hospital administration, nurse managers, and others in healthcare at hospitals. Some of the topics we have covered include: Healthcare quality issues News and research about safe staffing levels, including information about demand for Travel Nurses Movers and shakers in the healthcare …

Hospitals’ Uncompensated Care Fell By $7.4 Billion in 2014

According to a government report released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on March 23, 2015, the expansion of healthcare to millions of Americans through the Affordable Care Act brought hospitals’ costs of caring for uninsured individuals down an estimated $7.4 billion dollars in 2014. Reuters reports that hospitals’ uncompensated care costs …