Healthcare Facilities

VMS, Direct, and MSP: Get to Know the 3 Types of Facilities That Accept Travel Nurses

VMS, Direct, and MSP: Get to Know the 3 Types of Facilities That Accept Travel Nurses

Posted on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 in Healthcare Facilities

What’s the difference between a VMS and an MSP facility? Hospitals and healthcare facilities fill open staffing positions in different ways, and they rely on agencies to help them. For travel nurses seeking open positions, it’s worth knowing what goes on behind the scenes and how each procurement method affects contracts.
Nursing-sensitive indicators: What they can tell you about your healthcare facility

Nursing-sensitive indicators: What they can tell you about your healthcare facility

Posted on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 in Healthcare Facilities

The level of patient care your facility provides is imperative—it dictates your facility's financial success, as well as its reputation in the community.

Onboarding Your Travel Nursing Staff Quickly

Posted on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 in Healthcare Facilities

Travel nurses will succeed if given the proper training to do so. The process of “onboarding” takes orientation a step further, and helps a new employee assimilate to his or her teammates and the company culture.

Understanding the role your nursing staff plays in ICD-10

Posted on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 in Healthcare Facilities

Ready or not, ICD-10 is coming. By October 1, 2014, ICD-9 code sets will be replaced by ICD-10 code sets.

What Happens When You Love a Hospital and Never Want to Leave?

What Happens When You Love a Hospital and Never Want to Leave?

Posted on Thursday, December 06, 2018 in Healthcare Facilities

This post will explore the idea of a travel nurse loving a specific assignment and wanting to go from travel nursing to a full-time position on that staff. It’ll cover things like questions to ask yourself, protocol to follow before making any decisions, and the process involved in making the shift if applicable.

Hiring travel nurses can help IT transition

Posted on Tuesday, January 07, 2014 in Healthcare Facilities

Are you preparing for an upcoming Information Technology (IT) transition?

How to streamline your supply chain

Posted on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 in Healthcare Facilities

Hospitals and healthcare facilities are faced with many challenges. To remain competitive in the eyes of consumers, a facility must continue to offer the highest quality, cutting-edge patient care. However, to do this is costly for facilities to maintain, so working within budget is a main concern. Streamlining your supply chain is a good way to address critical budgetary issues.

How to select a travel nursing provider as a nurse or healthcare facility

Posted on Monday, June 03, 2013 in Healthcare Facilities

If you are a hospital or a healthcare professional, how do you choose the best travel nursing provider? What should you look for?