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Thousands of Top U.S. Hospitals Encourage Everyone to #MaskUp

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Dec 2, 2020 11:41:47 AM
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Topics: Healthcare, Coronavirus

Happy Thanksgiving from HealthTrust Workforce Solutions

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Nov 26, 2020 9:00:00 AM

This Thanksgiving we would like to take a moment to share our gratitude and thank each of our clinical and corporate team members for your hard work and dedication to our organization over this year. We are grateful for your dedication and the continued impact that you make on patient care delivery.

We are thankful that the HWS organization is made up of incredible associates who work hard each day, creating both career opportunities for healthcare professionals and ensuring the delivery of patient care across the country. In times of uncertainty, it is important to remember that we are all a part of something so much bigger than our ourselves and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others every day is something we all should be truly grateful for.

Although the holiday might look different this year, we hope that you and your family have a Happy Thanksgiving! 

While 2020 has tested each of us and our communities in many unprecedented ways, we invite you to comment on what you are grateful for this year.

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Topics: Special Holiday Message

Welcoming Jodi Cook, VP of MSP Operations

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Nov 20, 2020 11:05:02 AM

As we continue to grow our MSP program and preserve our position as the healthcare industry’s largest vendor neutral healthcare MSP, we are pleased to announce that Jodi Cook will be joining HealthTrust as our new Vice President of MSP Operations. In her role, Jodi will serve as a dedicated resource for our staffing vendor partner community with a focus on the continued cultivation of our valued partnerships within the healthcare staffing industry. Jodi has nearly 25 years of experience in the healthcare staffing industry branch operations and MSP program management leadership at some of the largest and most recognized healthcare staffing and recruitment firms. Jodi lives in Pennsylvania with her fiancé and teenage son. When she isn’t working, she enjoys biking, hiking, snowboarding and most outdoor activities.

We are looking forward to the positive impact Jodi’s energy, passion and expertise will bring to our organization and our continued pursuit of operational excellence. Please join us in welcoming Jodi Cook to HealthTrust Workforce Solutions!

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Topics: Employee Spotlight, HealthTrust Workforce Solutions

HWS CFO Jennifer Chemtov Makes 2020 Edition of Global Power 150- Women in Staffing List

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Nov 18, 2020 4:33:37 PM

We're honored to announce that HealthTrust Workforce Solutions CFO Jennifer Chemtov was recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts in the 2020 edition of Global Power 150- Women in Staffing.

The 2020 Global Power 150 — Women in Staffing list is comprised of professionals who are doing what it takes to boost the bottom lines of the businesses they serve while ensuring the safety and health of those under their employ. They have devoted themselves to developing and guiding diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives amid renewed focus on these issues. They are dedicated to their firms’ women leadership programs and involved in efforts to serve females in their communities as well.

Please join us in congratulating all of the women recognized in the 2020 Global Power 150 — Women in Staffing. We thank you for leading the way and celebrate those women who continue to take our industry forward while inspiring you to take notice of others who are making a difference in varied ways.

 
To view the full article from SIA, click here
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Topics: HealthTrust Workforce Solutions, SIA

Veterans Day 2020: Honoring our Veterans

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Nov 11, 2020 9:12:32 AM

Today is Veterans Day, which offers us a special opportunity to express our gratitude to those who served in the United States military, especially the many among us now working within the HealthTrust Workforce Solutions family. Thank you to all of the courageous individuals put their lives in harm's way to protect our country and ensure the freedoms that Americans embrace each and every day.  I would also like to thank families of veterans, because, just like our veterans, their families are just as courageous, making countless sacrifices to protect our great country and all of the rights we enjoy everyday.

As the coronavirus continues to impact our communities and we all deal with a lot of uncertainty, we remain concerned about the veterans and their families who struggle every day to make ends meet. HWS is proud to partner with the United Way of Broward County’s MISSION UNITED, which provides veteran employment services, legal assistance, education, financial services, health and housing support. I am proud that HealthTrust has been provided the opportunity to assist such a worthy cause.  If you are interested in learning more about what you can do to support veterans as they transition back to civilian life, I invite you to visit unitedway.org/mission-united to learn more about this growing program in cities across the country.

We are also proud that our parent company, HCA Healthcare,  has been recognized by Military Times as one of the country’s best employers based on the organization’s military-connected employment programs, benefits and support efforts. Since 2012, HCA Healthcare has hired more than 39,000 veterans, active-duty personnel and military spouses.

Today and every day we are grateful for our veterans and honor all who have served. 

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Topics: Special Holiday Message

638K Jobs Gained in October 2020 as Economic Recovery Continues

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Nov 9, 2020 1:16:58 PM

The October Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) 2020 Hiring Situation reported job growth of 638,000 new jobs last month, with the unemployment rate dropping down one percentage point to 6.9%. In October, employment in healthcare rose by 58,300 new jobs, with the largest gains occurring in ambulatory care settings (50,700) and hospitals (+16,200) These increases were partially offset by a decline of 9,000 in nursing and residential care facilities.

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Topics: Jobs Report, Coronavirus, October

DAISY Award: Erik Lien

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Nov 6, 2020 11:10:37 AM

Congratulations to Erik Lien, RN, on earning a DAISY Award! Erik is a HealthTrust nurse who works in the MICU at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas. 

Erik was nominated by the facility's Patient Care Technician, Denise Cocking, for the kindness and compassion that he continuously shows to the patients that he serves while working at the hospital. You can read the nomination in full below: 

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Topics: Nurse Appreciation, Healthcare, HealthTrust, Nurse Recognition, DAISY Award

Filling Key Roles Amidst a Global Pandemic

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Nov 5, 2020 12:46:53 PM

In ASA Staffing's recent article titled "Staffing Through The Pandemic", Shaun McCamant, HealthTrust Workforce Solutions' Chief Nursing Officer, shared her perspective on how HWS met rapidly changing staffing needs during COVID-19. Whether it was introducing a variety of new, flexible assignment durations or moving the corporate staff 100 percent remote, Shaun McCamant described how HealthTrust Workforce Solutions adapted to COVID-19, met continuous demand surges for nurses, and kept corporate staff motivated to provide the highest level of ongoing support.

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Topics: Healthcare Staffing, Healthcare Jobs, Coronavirus

HealthTrust Workforce Solutions Makes SIA's Largest US Staffing Firms 2020 List

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Nov 4, 2020 1:45:04 PM

We are pleased to announce that HealthTrust Workforce Solutions has been included in SIA's Largest US Staffing Firms 2020 List. Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), the global advisor in staffing and workforce solutions, has released its latest 2020 report. Ranked by revenue, the report covers firms that generated at least $100 million in US staffing revenue in 2019.

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Topics: Healthcare, Coronavirus, SIA

New Dad Serenades His Newborn to Comfort Him in the NICU

Posted by HealthTrust Workforce Solutions on Oct 28, 2020 3:50:29 PM

Juan Valadez wants to make sure his son, Juan Jr., knows his dad is by his side in Las Palmas Medical Center's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), an HCA Healthcare-affiliated facility. The El Paso, Texas father had played the guitar for mom and baby throughout her pregnancy. Valadez says, “The moment I started to play, he started smiling and moving.”

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Topics: Healthcare

  

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