How to Attract and Retain Quality Candidates

The war for clinical talent is here. Thanks to a nationwide clinician shortage, many healthcare facilities are scrambling to find experienced medical professionals to fill their open positions. That means the healthcare facilities with the best recruitment strategies and employee retention programs are winning the industry’s top talent. So, what makes for a strong talent …

2019-2020 Best Hospitals List Now Available

U.S. News & World Report recently announced its annual 2019-2020 Best Hospitals list. According to the publication’s website, “The Best Hospitals Honor Roll takes both the specialty rankings and the procedure and condition ratings into account. Hospitals received points if they were nationally ranked in one of the 16 specialties – the more specialties and the …

Keeping Current with Compliance in Acute and Post-Acute Care

Labor compliance programs exist to ensure your healthcare facility follows both federal and state laws. In fact, a successful compliance program can protect your facility against fraud, abuse, waste, and potential litigation. As a healthcare staffing partner for hospitals, medical clinics, and facilities nationwide, Medical Solutions can help you navigate the complex landscape of healthcare …

Five Signs Your Hiring Process Is Failing and How to Fix It

How would you rate your facility’s hiring process? As the war for clinical talent intensifies, it’s more important than ever to streamline your hiring process so your facility can attract the right healthcare professionals. Consider the following signs your hiring process could be broken and the strategies you can use to fix it: You place …

2019 Best and Worst States For Healthcare

U.S. News & World Report recently released its 2019 Best States list. The publication evaluated all 50 states across 71 different metrics, including healthcare. To rank the states for healthcare, the report looked at three board measures: access to healthcare, healthcare quality, and public health. Hawaii earned top honors again this year, followed closely by …

How Clinicians Can Combat the Measles Outbreak and the Anti-Vaccine Movement

The CDC recently reported 695 measles cases so far this year, making it the highest annual total since U.S. health officials declared the disease eliminated in 2000. This outbreak is spreading as more and more parents are refusing to vaccinate their children and unvaccinated travelers are bringing the disease with them from other countries. In …

Meet Medical Solutions at ACNL’s 2019 Conference

Carry-on suitcase. Check. Toothpaste. Check. Extra pens. Check. Amazing prizes. Check. At Medical Solutions, we’re busy packing our bags for the 41st annual Association of California Nurse Leaders Conference in Pasadena. As you get ready for the nurse leader networking event of the year, we hope meeting our team of healthcare staffing experts is on …