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Cross Country Staffing brings you some of the latest headlines affecting the healthcare industry.


Cross Country Staffing Has Been Awarded Health Care Staffing Services Certification With Distinction From the Joint Commission
July 25, 2017

Industry-Wide EMR Implementation Nears 100 Percent
June 17, 2016

Short-Staffing Nurses and Patient Mortality
April 11, 2016

CMS Releases New Minority Readmissions Prevention Guide
April 11, 2016

The Key to Providing “Convenient” Consumer Based Healthcare
February 26, 2016

Growing Concerns About Employee Satisfaction
February 8, 2016

Clinician Salaries to Increase in 2016
January 29, 2016

Meeting 2016 Healthcare Staffing Challenges
January 29, 2016

Streamlining the Patient Feedback Process
January 20, 2016

Predictive Analytics for Predictive Labor Management
December 28, 2015

Cost-Effective, Quality Care and Contingency Staffing
December 28, 2015

New High Reliability Hospital Assessment Tool Released
December 14, 2015

Predictive Analytics and the Emergency Department
December 14, 2015

Workforce Solutions Solve Staffing Shortages
December 2, 2015

Predictive Analytics and Value-Based Healthcare
December 1, 2015

IT Spend Dominates Hospital Budgets
December 1, 2015

Effective Healthcare Staffing Faces Complex Challenges
November 16, 2015

Surveys Show Hospital Volumes Up, Clinician Shortages Continue
November 16, 2015

New Federal Report Addresses EHR Usability
November 12, 2015

The Caring Approach to Improve Patient Satisfaction
November 12, 2015

Meaningful Use May Hinder EHR Interoperability
October 22, 2015

New IOM Report Cites Poor Clinician Communication for Diagnostic Errors
October 22, 2015

New Hospital Readmissions Research
October 22, 2015

Update: Hospitals and Social Media (Part 2)
October 8, 2015

Update: Hospitals and Social Media (Part 1)
October 8, 2015

Automating Patient Identity and Access Management
September 30, 2015

Federal Funds to be Available for Patient Safety Studies
September 30, 2015

Hospital Ratings Services and the DIY Approach
September 23, 2015

“Modular” May Become the Key Word for EHRs
September 23, 2015

Cost-Effective Nurse Retention and Recruiting Programs
September 18, 2015

Workforce Management Yields Better Outcomes and Satisfaction
September 18, 2015

Hospitals Need to Review Worker Vaccination Policies
September 8, 2015

NOTICE Act Makes Notification of Observation Status Law
September 8, 2015

Congress Preparing to Ask CMS to Delay MU Stage 3
August 26, 2015

Groups Ask CMS to Issue Final Meaningful Use Rule
August 26, 2015

Mature Adults Present Challenges to Hospital ER Staff
August 3, 2015

Congress May Delay Meaningful Use Stage 3 Implementation
July 27, 2015

Value-Based Staffing in the Era of Value-Based Care
July 27, 2015

Controlling Costs While Improving Patient Care
July 23, 2015

Healthcare Staffing in the Medicare Era
July 23, 2015

Leapfrog Group Releases New Nursing Workforce Report
July 17, 2015

Healthcare IT Makes Change for the Better a Reality
July 17, 2015

Reaction to the Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act Decision
July 6, 2015

New Series to Provide CEOs with Leadership Insights
July 6, 2015

Maintaining a Secure Patient Portal
June 26, 2015

Clinical Pharmacists Poised to Take More Active Role in Healthcare
June 26, 2015

Hospitals Face Fierce Competition for Healthcare IT Staff
June 19, 2015

What Hospitals Can Do to Prevent Clinician Burnout
June 2, 2015

Congress May Act on EHR Interoperability
May 28, 2015

Big Data Can Provide Healthcare Big Benefits
May 28, 2015

Leapfrog Group Posts Spring Safety Scores
May 11, 2015

In Spite of ACA, Emergency Room Visits Increase
May 11, 2015

Understanding the Challenges Posed by Privacy Laws
May 6, 2015

Managing the Problem of Uncompensated Care
May 6, 2015

Consider a Hybrid Program to Reduce Readmissions
April 21, 2015

The 7 Steps to Building Team-Based Care
April 21, 2015

Patient Access is Critical for Hospital Financial Health
April 14, 2015

Stage 3 of Meaningful Use Raises Questions
April 6, 2015

New Research Details More EHR Deficiencies
April 6, 2015

Economic Recovery Spurs Healthcare Staffing Turnover
March 31, 2015

Senate Committee Meets On EHR Interoperability Challenges
March 31, 2015

Time Running Out for Interoperability Comments
March 20, 2015

Improving Nurse-Physician Communication
March 20, 2015

Want Higher HCAHPS Scores? Improve Patient Communications.
March 13, 2015

Hospital CIOs Need to Anticipate Hacking
March 13, 2015

Population Health Management Requires Dynamic Planning
March 5, 2015

Key Considerations to Engage Hospital Staff
March 5, 2015

Hospital Patient ID Theft to Rise in 2015
February 19, 2015

Reducing Readmissions Improves Hospital Financial Health
February 18, 2015

Reducing Unnecessary Care Requires Transparency and Leadership
February 18, 2015

Make Room at the Top for a CNO
February 3, 2015

Baby Boomers Present Complex Nurse Staffing Challenges, Demand Quality Care
January 29, 2015

Preventing Nurse Fatigue Again in the Spotlight
January 16, 2015

Changes Coming to Breast Cancer Screening
January 14, 2015

Cloud Computing: A Bright Future with a Dark Side
December 30, 2014

Federal Health IT Strategic Plan Released for Public Comment
December 30, 2014

Include Nurse Executives in EHR Decisions to Reduce Dissatisfaction
December 19, 2014

Time to Review Your Physician-Nurse Communication Policy
December 18, 2014

Healthcare Hiring Up, But Nurse Shortage Projected to Increase
December 11, 2014

FTC Warns of Excessive State APRN Regulation
December 5, 2014

How to leverage temporary healthcare staff into long-term employees.
December 1, 2014

By the numbers: Stats that support the growth in healthcare staffing demand.
November 25, 2014

Value-based purchasing makes healthcare staffing goals more important than ever.
November 21, 2014

Are you ready for how the nursing shortage will redesign the healthcare workforce?
November 20, 2014

Performing background checks – the easiest, most effective way to ensure new hires.
November 19, 2014

Reduce staff turnover in your healthcare facility.
November 14, 2014

Quality nurses improve patient outcomes – and your healthcare facility’s bottom line
November 12, 2014

Is bigger better when considering a healthcare staffing firm?
November 12, 2014

Staffing support that can help you stay on the right side of Medicare and other regulators.
October 29, 2014

How our growth can help your healthcare facility achieve staffing success.
October 29, 2014

How will the Affordable Care Act affect your healthcare staffing needs?
October 24, 2014

Faster, more effective hiring is within reach
October 24, 2014

DAISY recognition program rewards nurses for their vital role in the healthcare community
October 20, 2014

Enriching lives through an inspirational partnership with Project Perfect World
October 20, 2014

An aging workforce of doctors and nurses increases the need for innovative healthcare staffing solutions.
October 12, 2014

Finding the right healthcare personnel in a highly competitive market isn’t impossible
October 12, 2014

Balance your healthcare facility’s fixed and variable staffing when you partner with Cross Country Staffing.
September 30, 2014

The importance of having a The Joint Commission certified healthcare staffing partner.
September 30, 2014

Estimate ROI with the Managed Services Provider (MSP) Cost Savings Calculator.
September 23, 2014

Healthcare system consolidations prompting internal resource pool introduction.
September 23, 2014

EMR transition staffing is essential for adhering to the national set of standards
September 18, 2014

Outsource your staffing needs to secure quality care at a lower cost
September 18, 2014

Eliminate unplanned staffing vacancies in your healthcare facility with an integrated managed services provider program
September 11, 2014

Deliver value-based accountable care with an integrated managed services provider
September 11, 2014

Healthcare staffing solutions to combat the national nursing shortage
September 4, 2014

Healthcare staffing solutions to quell looming doctor shortage
September 4, 2014

The impact of health reform on the healthcare workforce
August 26, 2014

Is poor HCAHPS reporting hurting your healthcare facility? Workforce assessments can help
August 26, 2014

A solution to quell mandated nurse-staffing ratios: Internal Resource Pools (IRP)
August 14, 2014

Overtime vs. temporary staffing: How using an IRP can save money
August 14, 2014

Hospital Staffing: Nursing Education Tied to Mortality Rates
August 10, 2014

Reduce Overtime Pay Expenses with IRP Consulting & Development
August 10, 2014

As healthcare facilities move to updated EMR systems, how can EMR transisition staffing help?
August 6, 2014

EMR transition staffing can help reduce the increasing cost of mandate compliance
August 6, 2014

CMSA Supports National Case Management Week Resolution Introduced in US Senate
July 29, 2014

Why EMR Transition Staffing Reduces Chances of Potential Fraud
July 28, 2014

EMR Transition Staffing Appreciative of Granted Certification Flexibility
July 28, 2014

Updated OIG position puts new emphasis on EMR transition planning
July 21, 2014

How healthcare staffing ratios impact hospital readmissions
July 21, 2014

Electronic medical records struggles illustrate need for EMR transition staffing.
July 10, 2014

IRP consulting and development would have helped Cook County
July 10, 2014

Inadequate healthcare staffing harms patient outcomes, but Internal Resource Pools can help.
June 24, 2014

EMR transition planning: Complications continue but Cross Country Staffing can help.
June 24, 2014

Don't risk a bad hire. Use an Interview Services team to screen employees.
June 19, 2014

Quality of care will never suffer with Interview Services from Cross Country Staffing.
June 19, 2014

A strong Managed Services Provider will be even more important in coming years.
June 11, 2014

ACA numbers: fact, fiction and their impact on clinical staffing.
June 11, 2014

Healthcare Staffing is Cheaper With an Internal Resource Pool
June 4, 2014

Healthcare Staffing Shortages are Causing Fatigue, Learn How an IRP Can Help.
June 4, 2014

Physician staffing becomes more difficult as turnover rates rise
June 4, 2014

An internal resource pool will help you reduce your overtime costs.
June 4, 2014

Interview Services make finding the right clinicians much less difficult.
May 28, 2014

From reactive to proactive, a managed services provider will help you make the transition.
May 28, 2014

Interview services managers understand behavioral interviewing.
May 16, 2014

With interview services managers, you won't run the risk of bad hires.
May 16, 2014

Physician shortages and the locum tenens solution
May 13, 2014

Hospital staffing trends changing across the country
May 13, 2014

What can go wrong with an EMR implementation
May 2, 2014

Need a staffing solution? An internal resource pool may be for you.
May 2, 2014

EMR implementation is better with experience
April 25, 2014

Interview services are more important than ever
April 25, 2014

CCS helps Virginia Medical Center implement EMR system
April 18, 2014

Efficient and effective Big Bang EMR no problem for Cross Country Staffing
April 18, 2014

EMR transition staffing: an essential resource during EMR implementations and updates
April 16, 2014

Four strategies to help hospitals succeed with clinical staffing
April 16, 2014

Cross Country Staffing: The healthcare staffing agency Tampa General turned to
April 16, 2014

How hospitals are achieving cost-effective staffing workforce solutions
April 16, 2014

Obamacare likely to increase the need for travel nurses
April 10, 2014

Quality matters when optimizing nursing labor costs
April 10, 2014

For proven healthcare staffing solutions, Cross Country Staffing is the choice
March 17, 2014

Our Interview Services offer you a smoother, better hiring process
March 17, 2014

Physicians and Organizational Culture: Addressing Satisfaction Around Cultural Fit
March 13, 2014

Physician Retention: Essential Data and Trends to Maximize ROI
March 13, 2014

EMR transition can be costly, but transition staffing offers help
March 11, 2014

EMR Transition Staffing – our resources will smooth your process
March 11, 2014

Cross Country Staffing: Put our experience to work for you
March 7, 2014

Hospitals are finding value in healthcare managed services providers
March 7, 2014

Flu season brings challenges – some expected, others unique
March 5, 2014

Flu season heightens need for crisis response planning
March 5, 2014