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The Per Diem Path to Your Next RN Job

Apr 12, 2018 1:42:00 PM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Nursing, Career Advice, New Job, Job Search

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If you’re reading this, it’s probably time.

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Top Paying Nursing Specialties

Apr 12, 2018 11:14:33 AM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Nursing, Compensation, Career Advice, New Job, Job Search

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Being a registered nurse is a rewarding career path with a median annual salary of $68.45. However, if you're looking to advance your career and thrive, consider earning additional certifications, obtaining advanced degrees and developing skills within a specialized area of nursing. Not only can advancing your skillsets potentially help you increase your earnings but it can also help you qualify for positions within prestigious healthcare organizations.

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When Does it Make Sense to Hire Temporary Staffing?

Apr 6, 2018 9:43:00 AM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Education, Career Advice

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Keeping any business or institution moving forward is a time-consuming and demanding task for their leaders. With their plate full of tasks and projects in order to attract new business, reduce costs and become industry leaders, it can be challenging to find the time to recruit or hire new employees. Hiring temporary staffing can be beneficial to the overall productivity and efficiency of any workplace. But when exactly does it make sense to hire temporary employees? If you answer yes to any of the following questions, hiring temp staffing might work best for you.

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Springtime Health Myths Debunked

Mar 20, 2018 9:14:00 AM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in General Health, Spring

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How Healthcare Professionals Should Be Using Social Media

Mar 6, 2018 3:42:08 PM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Career Advice, Social Media

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Thanks to our technologically advanced and digitally connected society, social media has quickly become an increasingly useful tool for healthcare professionals. Unfortunately, with these great social platforms comes great responsibility, especially for medical professionals. While platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, blogging and LinkedIn are excellent ways to share information, network and stay up to date on latest industry news, presenting and conducting yourself with proper online etiquette as a healthcare professional is critical.  It is imperative that healthcare employees maintain patient confidentiality and privacy at all times while being a positive representation of their workplace, as any inappropriate use of social media can lead to disciplinary and even legal action.

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What We Love About Healthcare

Feb 5, 2018 3:23:51 PM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Education, General Health

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With all the political discussions that surround healthcare in the U.S., it’s easy to lose sight of the amazing things happening in the healthcare and medical industries today. Millions in the U.S. and around the world are alive and thriving as a result of the prevention strategies, advancements in treatments and care, and cures that exist today. In the last five years, there have been substantial improvements and advancements within the healthcare and medical industries made to boost overall quality, accessibility, and safety for both healthcare professionals and their patients.

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Reflecting on Black History Month and African American Healthcare Pioneers

Feb 1, 2018 9:55:46 AM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Awareness, Education, Holiday

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As our country celebrates Black History Month, now is an excellent time to reflect on all the contributions and medical advancements made by African-American physicians, nurses and other medical professionals. These individuals have profoundly impacted not only their fields, but our society as a whole.

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The Increased Need for Blood Donation

Jan 9, 2018 4:10:54 PM / by General Healthcare Resources

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Every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood. This is equivalent to 36,000 units of red blood cells every day. In order to meet hospital’s need for blood, American Red Cross, who is the source of about 40% of all the U.S.’s blood supply, must collect approximately 17,000 blood donations every day from volunteer donors.

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New Year’s Resolutions for Nurses

Dec 18, 2017 11:30:21 AM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Nursing, Career Advice, New Year's Resolutions, Goals

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While it may be hard to believe 2017 is coming to an end, it’s time to start putting together our list of New Year's resolutions. The end of the year is the perfect time to not only reflect on all your personal and professional accomplishments but to set new intentions for the future. As nurses, these goals or resolutions may include professional development, volunteering, networking, etc. As the backbone of the healthcare industry, it's critical for nurses to take time and reflect on how they can improve treatment for their patients and the overall quality of care provided by their facilities.

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Elkin Speaks on Women in Leadership at Capital One Event

Nov 10, 2017 1:47:00 PM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in GHR News

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Dallas, TX, November 10, 2017 – Janet Elkin, President and CEO of GHR Healthcare, was a featured speaker at the Client Panel and Networking Event co-sponsored by EmpowerHer Women’s Business Resource Group and Capital One’s Commercial Banking Group, held in New York City recently.

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