On Saturday, August 10th, team members from the HWS Sunrise office volunteered for Habitat for Humanity, which is working to build seventy-five homes for low income families in the community. Together, the Sunrise team painted a four bedroom, two story home! Thank you to those who came and volunteered their Saturday to give back to the community!
On behalf of HealthTrust Workforce Solutions, we thank all of the locum tenens who make a difference in the delivery of patient care when and where it is needed most. Occurring annually during the second week of August, National Locum Tenens Week recognizes the vital role that locum tenens serve in the delivery of medicine today while working as physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.
Our Employee Advisory Group hosted a Back-to-School Donation Drive at our Sunrise corporate office! Team members donated notebooks, backpacks, markers and more to support the Broward Education Foundation, a resource center where teachers receive free school supplies for their students in need.
The U.S. economy created 164,000 new jobs in July and the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.7% nationally. The healthcare sector added 30,400 jobs, with nearly all job creation occurring within ambulatory care settings.
Each month, the HealthTrust Workforce Solutions Recruitment Team recognizes an Employee of the Month for surpassing their goals and exemplifying Operational Excellence. Congratulations to Q2 2019 Employees of the Month Preston Pearson, Lakeisha Daniels and Zachary Perez!
Our Account Managers, Division Vice Presidents, Regional Vice Presidents, Clinical Operations team and more gathered at our Sunrise corporate office last week for training and discussion on how we can build stronger partnerships with the healthcare facilities we serve. In addition, the groups engaged in team building activities and social mixers to further strengthen their partnerships with each other. The event was facilitated by our Professional Development Group.
Congratulations to Quincey Barnard, RN, on earning a DAISY Award! Quincey is a HealthTrust nurse who works in the ICU at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas, and was presented with the award by this facility.
Quincey was nominated by the daughter of a patient who felt that he went the extra mile to help her family in their time of need:
Congratulations to our Dallas Staffing team for earning Office of the Quarter for Q1 2019! These team members showed tremendous dedication to their nurses by helping them find more shifts, dedication to their facilities by helping them meet their needs, and dedication to their patients by helping them receive the highest quality of care.
At HealthTrust, our job is to take as good of care of our nurses as they do of their patients. That's why we're proud to introduce our HWS Rewards Program!
Our newly-launched HWS Rewards Program incorporates our signature $500 Quarterly Bonus and Refer a Friend programs into one comprehensive rewards program. Nurses can earn more money by picking up additional shifts and everyone can earn by introducing their friends to HealthTrust Workforce Solutions. It’s that easy!
HealthTrust Workforce Solutions is proud to spotlight the Finance Shared Services Department. This department is broken into five teams: Billing, Shared Services Operations, Customer Service Payroll, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.