3 Ways Hospital Leaders Can Reduce Sexual Harassment

As the national conversation about sexual harassment in the workplace intensifies, it’s time for hospital leaders to take stock of their own hospital’s policies and training resources. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, more than 30 percent of women in medicine experience sexual harassment, while only 4 percent of their male counterparts …

Happy Allied Health Professionals Week 2017!

The term, “Allied Health Professionals” encompasses more than 200 specific careers, and these amazing individuals collectively make up roughly 60 percent of the healthcare industry. Yet, as a whole, their positive impact on patient care is often overlooked. If you know an Allied Health Professional at your facility, show them that you appreciate their work! …

Celebrate Allied Health Professionals Week 2015!

With more than 200 various Allied Health Professional positions making an impact in healthcare and — undoubtedly — at your facility, it is a great idea for the good of your hospital culture to celebrate Allied Health Professionals Week 2015! Allied Health Professionals Week will be observed November 1-7, 2015. It’s a great opportunity to …

Ethics Webinar for Nurse Leaders

In keeping with the American Nurses Association’s pronouncement of 2015 as “The Year of Ethics,” the ANA is offering a webinar entitled “Ethical Challenges Facing Nursing Leaders: Your Path to Success.” The objectives for the webinar are: Outlining ethical challenges healthcare/nursing leaders face today Teaching how to “leverage the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses …

Nurses Week Celebrations!

Happy Nurses Week to all the amazing nurses and nurse leaders out there! Nurses Week celebrations are an excellent opportunity for a hospital to show its appreciation for its nurses. At WeLoveOurNurses.com, Medical Solutions is celebrating with a variety of activities, prizes, and more. We hope you’ll share this with your Travelers and other nurses …

Halloween in the Hospital

A recent post from Staffing Industry Analysts’ The Staffing Stream discusses risks associated with celebrating Halloween at the office, or, in the case of healthcare, at the facility or hospital. When it comes to planning and executing Halloween in the hospital or other healthcare facility, what should administrators and management consider to make sure everything …