Experts Weigh Strategies to Keep Nurses From Exiting Workforce

How can hospitals hold on to nurses, bring new ones into the fold, and fend off extreme staffing shortages? – From more positive images of nurses to more flexible roles, industry experts explored a range of solutions addressing nursing shortages during an online panel discussion, which was hosted by the Bipartisan Policy Center and sponsored… Continue reading Experts Weigh Strategies to Keep Nurses From Exiting Workforce

4 Tips for Hospitals and Facilities to Attract Healthcare Grads in 2022

BlueSky Medical Staffing Software touched on the topic of how to attract healthcare grads back in 2019, and given all of the change that’s happened in the industry since then, it’s only fitting that we provide some updated tips for attracting the right talent in 2022.  It’s a well-known fact that in today’s market, nurses… Continue reading 4 Tips for Hospitals and Facilities to Attract Healthcare Grads in 2022

6 Proven Strategies From Nurse Execs to Combat the Nursing Shortage in 2022

Here are six proven strategies nursing executives are using to combat the nursing shortage and how other nurse leaders can do the same. The nursing shortage is expected to increase by the year 2030. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics foresees 194,500 registered nurse (RN) job openings every year until 2029. There are key factors… Continue reading 6 Proven Strategies From Nurse Execs to Combat the Nursing Shortage in 2022

Anticipating Big Changes in Nursing, Healthcare System Staffing in 2022

Let’s talk about the nursing shortage.  A perfect storm of factors – aging workforce and patients, job burnout and the pandemic, to name a few – has contributed to the growing chasm of supply and demand in nursing, anticipating an estimated shortage of half a million US RN jobs by 2030, according to one study.  To… Continue reading Anticipating Big Changes in Nursing, Healthcare System Staffing in 2022

5 Great Gift Ideas for the Nurses in Your Life – 2021

Nurses are the unsung heroes of the medical industry. And darn it, they deserve gifts. But it can be difficult to figure out what to get them when the time is right. What is a thoughtful gift that nurses can actually use and still be meaningful to them? Well, whether you’re celebrating a nursing student’s… Continue reading 5 Great Gift Ideas for the Nurses in Your Life – 2021