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Can electronic assistants like Alexa and Google Home take the place of home care assistants?

Dec 10, 2018 2:30:00 PM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Home Care

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No, but they can help.

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Stay Sane in the ER Over the Holidays

Dec 6, 2018 9:15:14 AM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in ER, Nursing, Holiday

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The holidays are quickly approaching, bringing with them one of the busiest times of the year for emergency rooms. Working as an ER nurse during the holidays can be difficult, but with the right tools and mindset, you can get through the next few weeks just like any other time of the year. Below are a few great pieces of advice to help nurses stay sane in the ER over the holidays.

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Elkin Recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts

Nov 20, 2018 11:19:05 AM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in GHR News

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Dallas, TX, November 20, 2018 – Janet Elkin, President and CEO of GHR Healthcare, the parent company of General Healthcare Resources, has been named to the 2018 Global Power 150 and the 2018 Americas 100 lists by Staffing Industry Analysts, recognizing the top female leaders in the staffing industry. This is the fourth year the list has been compiled and her fourth time for being included.

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Elkin, GHR Healthcare CEO, to Speak at SIA Healthcare Staffing Summit

Oct 30, 2018 9:25:42 AM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in GHR News

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Dallas, TX, October 30, 2018 – Janet Elkin, President and CEO of GHR Healthcare, the parent company to General Healthcare Resources, will be a featured speaker at the 16th Annual Healthcare Staffing Summit being held in Denver, Colorado this November. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Excellence in a Time of Change,’ with Elkin’s session entitled ‘M&A: Non-Financial Matters After the Deal,’ which will examine the opportunities, advantages, and challenges facing organizations, and the leaders, after the M&A dust has settled.

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Early Influences: The Pioneers of Physical Therapy

Oct 11, 2018 12:56:38 PM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Phycial Therapy, Physical Therapist

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The field of physical therapy is constantly evolving. Each day we learn more about the human body, and along with those discoveries comes new knowledge of our bodies’ mechanics, functionality and ability to heal. Working in physical therapy is an exciting area of medical practice, with the potential to lead to many more revolutionary breakthroughs in healthcare.

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Debunking the Myths of Per Diem Nursing

Oct 2, 2018 4:02:39 PM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in Nursing, Per Diem, Myths

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We all know what Per Diem work as a nurse is all about, right?

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Four Steps to Making Contingent Work Your Career

Sep 21, 2018 3:40:00 PM / by General Healthcare Resources

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Unlike other industries, healthcare is unique in that the demand for contingent work is steadily rising. As the American population continues to age and the need for registered nurses, LPNs and assisted living aides grows, hospitals and other facilities are finding that they must increase their staffing efforts in order to keep up with the increasing workload. Consequently, more and more hospitals and other healthcare facilities are turning to contingent work as a way to meet patients’ care needs and expectations.

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How to Build Better Relationships With Your Coworkers

Sep 19, 2018 3:34:54 PM / by General Healthcare Resources

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Working in healthcare is unlike any other career path. Whether you’re a nurse, support staff, supervisor or practitioner, there are stressors within the industry that are undoubtedly unique. As a result, some of the best people who can provide support throughout your workday are your coworkers. For this reason, having strong relationships with your coworkers is essential.

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How to Evaluate a Per Diem Offer

Sep 19, 2018 3:30:02 PM / by General Healthcare Resources

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Let’s face it, trying to figure out if a per diem nursing job offer is right for you can be confusing.

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GHR Awarded Healthcare Staffing Certification from The Joint Commission

Aug 6, 2018 2:01:00 PM / by General Healthcare Resources posted in GHR News

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Dallas, TX, August 6, 2018 – GHR Healthcare announced today that their acute care divisions, General Healthcare Resources and GHR Travel Nursing, earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Healthcare Staffing Services Certification by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing qualified and competent healthcare professionals.

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