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Save the Date: Healthcare Staffing Summit 2018!

Save the Date: Healthcare Staffing Summit 2018!

Healthcare Staffing Summit (HSS) is a wonderful place for staffing agency leaders to come together for insightful conversations and presentations regarding the healthcare staffing industry. This year’s event will be held November 5-7th, at the Hyatt Regency at Colorado Convention Center in beautiful Denver, Colorado. …

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eNLC Update & Reminder

eNLC Update & Reminder

The NCSBN’s new enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) is in full swing. On January 19, 2018, the eNLC was implemented with the long-term goal of nationwide participation in the compact agreement. A few things have changed since then — so here a few updates and helpful reminders.…

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Job Order Index

Job Order Index

Job Order Index November 2017-April 2018 Open image in new tab to view a larger version. …

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AMN Supports PTs Seeking Multistate Practice Privileges

AMN Supports PTs Seeking Multistate Practice Privileges

In this time of growing clinician shortages, AMN Healthcare is taking action to help healthcare organizations and their patients get the physical therapy services they need. AMN has launched a major campaign to assist physical therapy professionals seeking multistate privileges through The Physical Therapy Licensure Compact. The Compact is a state-based initiative dedicated to reducing regulatory barriers to interstate practice for PT professionals. Thus far, 21 states have joined the Compact, with three that went live on July 9, 2018. …

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Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants are Locum Tenens, Too

Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants are Locum Tenens, Too

Healthcare providers hiring advanced practitioners, such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants, as locum tenens has increased in recent years. The 2017 Survey of Temporary Physician Staffing Trends, by Staff Care, an AMN Healthcare company, shows that the percentage of healthcare facility managers who use locum tenens NPs or PAs in the past 12 months rose from 9.5% in 2012 to 26% in 2016. But, despite that demand for NPs and PAs is high and growing, many healthcare facility managers and other leaders do not know that they are available as locum tenens.…

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