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Low Nurse Staffing May Cost Your Facility Millions of Dollars

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Low Nurse Staffing May Cost Your Facility Millions of Dollars

The nurse shortage may be affecting your bottom line in more ways than one. Inadequate nurse staffing may be adversely affecting your readmission rates.

January 12, 2018

Top Concerns CNOs Face in 2018

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Top Concerns CNOs Face in 2018

Eight nurse leaders from across the country gathered to participate at the Avant Healthcare Professionals CNO Roundtable to share their thoughts on the challenges, solutions and opportunities that they face. In this article, Senior Vice President of Avant Healthcare Professionals, Brian Hudson, asks CNOs to address their top concerns.

January 08, 2018

Eastern Maine Medical Center Holds Event to Welcome International Nurses into the Community

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Eastern Maine Medical Center Holds Event to Welcome International Nurses into the Community

Eastern Maine Medical Center and Avant Healthcare Professionals co-hosted an event for international registered nurses at the hospital. The purpose of the event was to help international nurses become more acclimated to the community and feel more at home in Bangor, Maine.

December 15, 2017

What’s Causing the Nurse Shortage

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What’s Causing the Nurse Shortage

The U.S. nurse shortage is the worst it has ever been. By 2030, the U.S. will have over one million nurse job openings. The cause of the nursing shortage can be attributed to the increase of patients and the demand for more nurses. Added to this is the growth of the health care industry coupled with the high turnover of new nurses.

December 12, 2017

Avant Healthcare Professionals Awarded Modern Healthcare’s 2017 IMPACT Award

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Avant Healthcare Professionals Awarded Modern Healthcare’s 2017 IMPACT Award

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally educated, experienced registered nurses, was awarded Bronze in social media for Modern Healthcare’s 2017 IMPACT Awards program.

November 10, 2017

Avant Healthcare Professionals to Attend the 2017 FONE Fall Conference

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Avant Healthcare Professionals to Attend the 2017 FONE Fall Conference

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be attending the Florida Organization of Nurse Executives (FONE) Fall Conference in Orlando, FL on November 9-10, 2017.

November 07, 2017

Avant Healthcare Professionals to Exhibit at the 2017 OONE Fall Conference

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Avant Healthcare Professionals to Exhibit at the 2017 OONE Fall Conference

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be exhibiting at the Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives (OONE) Fall Conference in Dublin, OH on November 8-10, 2017.

November 06, 2017

Avant Healthcare Professionals to Exhibit at the 2017 VNA Nurse Staffing Summit

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Avant Healthcare Professionals to Exhibit at the 2017 VNA Nurse Staffing Summit

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be exhibiting at the 2017 Virginia Nurses Association (VNA) Staffing Summit at the Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, VA on November 3-5, 2017.

November 02, 2017

Three Ways the Emergency Nursing Supply Relief Act Will Impact Patients in Rural Communities

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Three Ways the Emergency Nursing Supply Relief Act Will Impact Patients in Rural Communities

Nurses are few and far between in rural communities. The Journal of Nursing Regulation reported that by 2020 over 70,000 nurses will be retiring annually. This number will impact healthcare facilities in rural areas first as they already struggle with longer patient wait times, longer shift hours for their nurses and are more at risk for closure than healthcare facilities in metropolitan areas.

November 01, 2017

Innovating Your Nurse Retention Program for Success

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Innovating Your Nurse Retention Program for Success

Retaining skilled registered nurses is a top concern of human resource professionals and healthcare executives. Organizations are leveraging internal resources to recruit and retain RNs, but some hospitals may be faced with issues that are affecting their plans to reduce turnover and increase recruitment efforts.

October 24, 2017

Avant Healthcare Professionals Announces Partnership with Junior Achievement of Central Florida

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Avant Healthcare Professionals Announces Partnership with Junior Achievement of Central Florida

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally educated nursing and allied health professionals, has announced it is partnering with Junior Achievement (JA) to change the lives of youth in the Central Florida community.

October 13, 2017

Making time to listen to your staff to improve retention

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Making time to listen to your staff to improve retention

Nurses are worn out and burnt out. According to a recent study by CareerBuilder, 70 percent of U.S. nurses claim that daily demands and stressful situations have them feeling burnt out in their current job.

October 10, 2017

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