Cultural Sensitivity In The Workplace

In our increasingly multicultural country, it’s critical to employ cultural sensitivity practices in any workplace environment and with the number of international health care workers rising in the United States, it’s more important than ever that the industry take note. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of foreign-born health care... Read More

Avant’s Heart Walk for the American Heart Association – September 15, 2012

At Avant, we know how important it is to lead a healthy lifestyle.  Our company has developed a culture around empowering our employees to maintain good health.  When Shari Sandifer, our CEO, learned about the Orlando Heart Walk, it struck a chord with her.  Shari knew this event could help the community while reinforcing our corporate culture.  She couldn’t wait to share with our team the opportunity we had to make adifference with heart disease, an illness... Read More

Solving the healthcare shortage crisis by going international: What you should know

Over the past few years – amid an aging population – concerns about how to handle the growing number of Americans who require increased access to healthcare services have reached new heights. Medical students weighed down by loan debt are shunning traditional, general medicine and turning toward more the more lucrative specialties sectors, creating a... Read More