I spent nearly a month this summer examining your reflections on working in nursing homes. I read through nurse leaders’ comments about dissatisfaction with pay, the decreasing meaning in their jobs...
Even with more supportive employers, 60% of senior care workers ready to leave: survey
Sep 26, 2022
Nearly 60% of senior care workers have considered leaving their jobs in the last year, with most saying they’d be enticed by better pay and benefits and one-third looking for better work-life balance. ...
Terrible staffing competition will worsen: survey
Dec 16, 2021
When it comes to hiring, 55% of nursing homes and senior living facilities say they are now competing with staffing agencies for the same scarce supply of workers.
Learn how to adapt staffing strategies during Sept. 23 webinar
Sep 01, 2021
Experienced workforce professionals will share their latest take on managing labor shortages during a Sept. 23 McKnight’s webinar.
Nursing homes risk losing more than 20% of workers due to vaccine mandate: survey
Aug 30, 2021
More than half of unvaccinated nursing home workers plan to find a job where COVID-19 vaccines are not required following the issuance of a federal mandate, according to a new survey likely to reinforce...
Survey says improve perks and communication to boost employee satisfaction
Jul 01, 2021
Though many skilled nursing and senior care workers are highly likely to recommend similar employment to their friends, many say that perks such as bonuses, extra time off and other supports could improve...
Long-term care staff warm up to vaccine with 94 percent increase in willingness
Mar 24, 2021
The latest surveys show a major shift in LTC staff members’ willingness to receive a coronavirus shot, and that healthcare workers are the most trusted source of vaccine information nationally.
Nomination deadline extended for McKnight’s Women of Distinction awards
Jan 08, 2020
Got a lot on your plate? We get it. The deadline to submit nominations has been extended to Wednesday, Jan. 15.
Today is the day! Nominations due for McKnight’s Women of Distinction award
Jan 07, 2020
Nominations for the 2020 McKnight’s Women of Distinction awards are due by midnight tonight.
Text-based software improves recruiting platform
Sep 18, 2018
OnShift has added easy-to-use text-based recruiting and candidate engagement software to its hiring services line-up.