You should strive to hire employees with clinical knowledge of mental illness, so your staff can detect and treat residents at the earliest sign of symptoms. Keeping these unique needs in mind will help you hire well-equipped employees.
Whether you’re choosing NBA all-star teams or compassionate, skilled healthcare workers, it’s essential to hone in on the right competencies your team needs to succeed.
Help hiring managers feel more empowered throughout the hiring process by giving them the tools they need to communicate effectively and move through the process confidently.
What can a healthcare organization learn from major catastrophes like Deep Water Horizon and Three Mile Island? We take a look at how little, seemingly innocuous mistakes tend to snowball into disasters and what hospitals and other care providers can learn from them, here.
From employer branding to talent pipelining, try some of these emerging healthcare recruitment trends to build a quality workforce for your organization in 2018.
Hiring for clinical skills alone is not enough to ensure your patients get quality care. Structured behavioral interviewing can help you hire for culture fit as well. Learn more.
Even with resumes, references, and cover letters to inform you about a candidate, the hiring process can still feel like a blind endeavor. You may even wish for a crystal ball to reveal just how well the person you hire will align with your organizational culture and employees over time. If you really want to predict the future, using healthcare behavioral assessments can be one of the most accurate ways to do so when it comes to hiring in healthcare.
Learn how Daniel Blandford, Employment Supervisor at Owensboro Health and 2016 Talent-in-Talent Award Winner, leveraged several HealthcareSource talent management solutions to implement new predictive hiring models and candidate selection programs across the organization to combat turnover and improve employee retention rates
Mental and behavioral health conditions are strongly related to many risk behaviors for chronic diseases and substance abuse, as well as to the occurrence, treatment, and course of chronic diseases like asthma, cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and obesity. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 300 million people live with depression and stated that the “lack of support for people with mental disorders, coupled with a fear of stigma, that prevent many from accessing the treatment they need to live healthy, productive lives.” And to make matters worse, the supply of trained psychiatrists can’t keep up with demand.
The healthcare hiring process has become more challenging and competitive than ever for recruiters. But you can reduce your time-to-fill by improving how you interview candidates. We’re not suggesting you should rush the interview process — the wrong hire can cost the organization more in the end. In fact, a study published in Healthcare Finance News found that one unfilled healthcare position can cost an average of $7,700. Here are five interviewing best practices you should consider to meet today’s healthcare hiring demands.