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Healthcare and social assistance workers are almost five times as likely to be injured as a result of workplace violence, according to the Occupational Health and Safety Administration. That’s a sobering statistic for nursing facilities in and around Roswell and across the country – workplace violence is a growing, pervasive and underreported problem that can’t… Read more »

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Just about every industry has to deal with employee turnover. Thanks to the high stress and long hours of the nursing profession, it’s an even more common problem for nursing facilities. Are you dealing with nursing turnover at your facility in or around Norcross? Here are four reasons for turnover and what to do about… Read more »

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If there’s one thing the healthcare industry experiences, it’s change. Sometimes, it’s easy to forget there is a team of real human beings manning your facility that are affected by these changes. Things like mergers, integrated clinical networks, and the formation of large medical conglomerates all have a real impact on your staff. Here are… Read more »

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Almost every business has a code of ethics, but ethical standards hold an especially important place in the world of healthcare. In situations that sometimes involve life and death, it’s important your facility hires the right people that will not only follow your business’s ethical code, but put ethical conduct at the very center of… Read more »

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Medical facilities are places of healing, but that doesn’t mean they’re without risk for the individuals who staff them. All employees of a medical facility – from nurses and aides to clerical workers and janitors – must remain safe on the job! When injuries occur, the facility is not only short on labor but may… Read more »

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Recruiting competent and qualified nursing talent is a challenge here in the Duluth, GA area, not to mention in many other cities across the country. Using a medical recruitment service, like BOS Medical, is not only a great way to save your medical facilities’ HR department a lot of trouble, it’s a sound business decision… Read more »

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Job shortages plague healthcare facilities on many different levels. In many hospitals, and different specialties, physicians are n short supply. Support staff is needed and becoming more essential as the patient population continues to grow, and it’s no secret that hospitals , nursing homes, and other medical environments are suffering a desperate nursing shortage. And… Read more »

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  Change can be difficult and in a world where technology drives change at warp speed it can be frustrating. However when technology introduces a tool that not only improves efficiency but also increases productivity and boosts your bottom line, that’s a very welcome change indeed. Enter Shiftboard, the mobile timecard and tracking tool that… Read more »

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Nurses are in the business of saving lives. Although it’s not nearly as dramatic most of the time as TV’s fictional medical dramas would have us all believe. However, it is the reality that many patients are dependent upon fast thinking, fast acting, skilled nurses to ensure their health and welfare. Given this fact, short… Read more »