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On June 16, 2017

Palmetto Health Sources 130 RNs in the Nurses Lounge

Palmetto Health – Columbia, South Carolina Palmetto Health, a South Carolina Health System, sources over 130 highly qualified RNs while participating in the Annual Recruiter’s Program offered by the Nurses Lounge. In a matter of months Palmetto had a significant number of registered nurse hires to meet their staffing needs. Client Goals • Build employer
On February 7, 2017

Citrus Valley Health Partners Nursing Careers

Nurses Lounge, a professional network for nurses, is the easiest way for job seekers to learn about Citrus Valley Health Partners nursing careers and company culture. Are you looking to start your nursing career at Citrus Valley Health Partners? Follow CVHP in the Nurses Lounge for the best nursing candidate experience possible. Read recommendations from
On May 23, 2016

How to Implement a Nurse Talent Acquisition Strategy

Over the course of the next five years 30% of the nursing population is expected to retire. More RN jobs will be become available, and with the current education bottleneck, there will not be enough registered nurses to fill positions. Do you really expect the current system of nurse recruiting that isn’t working today, to
On February 15, 2016

Why You Need a Professional Network for Nurses

Nursing is one of the largest and most competitive professions in the United States, comprised of over 3 million nurses, 1500 nursing schools, 6000 healthcare facilities, and countless local and national nurse associations. Professional networking it about sharing information and connecting with people to help advance each others’ careers. If we combine nursing and professional
On January 5, 2016

What Nurses Can Expect for 2016

As the head of one of the nation’s leading healthcare staffing and workforce planning firms, I talk with hundreds of nurses each year. While the nursing shortage is always a main topic, we also spend just as much time discussing the growing demand for nurses to take on more comprehensive roles — beyond just having
On November 11, 2015

Your Nursing Job Search Doesn’t Have to Be So Hard

In today’s blog we’ll discuss how to maximize your nursing job search efforts with the power of professional networking.  If you’re new to nursing, we know finding a nursing job isn’t easy.  The healthcare system is becoming more complex and nursing jobs are becoming increasingly competitive. There are higher demands for more education and skills
On October 28, 2015

Support Your Nursing School

In today’s blog post and video, we’ll show you how you can support your nursing school by sharing an enjoyable experience through the recommendation feature on the Nurses Lounge. Nursing school alumni play a pivotal role in the future success of any school of nursing. Whether it’s through donations, referrals, or simply by staying connected
On October 20, 2015

Social Media Just for Nurses

In today’s blog post we’ll discuss how in minutes, you can build a professional online nursing identity separate from your social one that will assist you with your nursing career. According to the Pew Research Center 84% of American adults use the internet and 74% of American adult internet users are on social media. Statistically
On October 9, 2015

Nursing Schools are Re-Connecting with Alumni

In today’s blog post, we’ll discuss how nursing schools from around the country are currently using the Nurses Lounge at NO COST to re-connect with their alumni. As a professional network dedicated to the nursing profession we know it’s no easy task to stay in touch with your nursing students after they graduate. Their emails
On September 24, 2015

Bringing Nurses to Your Nurse Association

In today’s blog post, we’ll discuss how Nurses Lounge is transforming the way professional nurse associations are building new membership without having to lift a finger. Professional nurse associations like the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and the National Gerontological Nursing Association are taking advantage of Nurses Lounge’s innovative new system of automatically placing