HWS VP of Enterprise Consulting Rich Lopez was recently honored by Mississippi State University's Bagley College of Engineering as a distinguished fellow for his commitment to the field of engineering. Rich began his career as a productivity engineer and now is part of our inSight Advisory services, where he works to optimize staff deployment, implement core hiring strategy, and more.
Our parent company, HCA Healthcare, recently shared a plan to invest $300 million in nursing benefits over the next three years. In addition, HCA is putting $10.5 billion dollars toward facility expansion and upgrades.
In addition to thanking the nurses who dedicate their lives to helping others, we would like to take a moment to thank everyone who helped to make Nurses Week special. Check out our photos from Nurses Week celebrations across the country!
As Nurses Week nears its conclusion, we'd like to thank each and every one of our nurses for their dedication to care. On behalf these extraordinary individuals, we have made a donation to the DAISY Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of nursing.
We are proud to present Raluca Khrino with the DAISY Award! Raluca exhibited extraordinary care and expertise in helping a patient at Plantation General Hospital.
In celebration of Nurses Week, we’ve compiled some food and beverage deals that are sure to make you smile.
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April 2018 saw job gains in healthcare, manufacturing, mining, and professional and business services. Healthcare job growth continued to increase steadily, adding 24,400 jobs in April and more than 305,000 jobs in the last 12 months. The national unemployment rate changed for the first time in six months, falling from 4.1% to 3.9%. Healthcare unemployment saw a similar decrease from 2.6% in March to 2.3% in April.
Coliseum Health System is comprised of Coliseum Medical Centers and Coliseum Northside Hospital, two medical/surgical campuses with 413 beds designed to meet the comprehensive medical needs of central Georgia. Both of these HCA facilities include a 24-hour emergency room with areas shortest wait times, inpatient and outpatient surgery options, rehabilitation programs, and diagnostic services.
Each month, our Recruitment team recognizes a team member who exemplifies outstanding service while maintaining a positive attitude. Congratulations to Recruitment's Employees of the Month for January, February, and March 2018!
While national job growth slowed from 326,000 in February to just over 100,000 in March, healthcare continued to climb by adding 22,400 jobs last month, an 18% increase over February. Both the national unemployment rate and the healthcare unemployment rate remained steady month-over-month.