BOS Medical Moments

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It goes without saying that short staffing in healthcare is a big problem. And it goes way beyond shift coverage on paper. Patients are dependent upon nurses for care and welfare — when a facility falls short on the staffing end, the consequences can be severe. Beyond affecting patient health, it can affect a facility’s… Read more »

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One of the downsides of the nursing profession is that nurses typically have to work on one or more holidays per year. After all, hospitals and healthcare facilities can’t close just because it’s a holiday. So, you’re taking on a shift over the holiday while your family is celebrating without you — how do you… Read more »

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One of the most challenging parts of managing a medical facility during the holiday season is the scheduling. Accommodating your employees’ requests for time off while still fulfilling the required staffing levels is not easy! So how can you make things easy this holiday season while making sure that your facility has the staff it… Read more »