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Stressing Out in Healthcare

Posted May 11, 2015

Occupational stress is a very real issue in many professions and healthcare is no exception. In fact, healthcare workers have a higher rate of suicide and substance abuse when compared to other professions. What is occupational stress, what are the dangers of it, and what are ways to prevent it? Occupational stress is a common[Read the Rest]

Flex Working Schedules

Does your company offer flex working schedules?

Posted May 5, 2015

What types of flexible working options exist? As flexible working options can refer to simply working a schedule that’s not a typical 40 hour 9-5 work week, there are limitless types of flexible working options. However, there are three types of flexible work schedules that are most common: Flextime/alternative work schedule: A standard flextime work[Read the Rest]


13 Tips For Getting Better Sleep

Posted April 30, 2015

What benefits come from getting better sleep?   The health benefits of getting appropriate sleep – both in terms of duration and cycling through the correct stages of sleep – are numerous. Sleep deprivation is linked closely to raising the risk of getting colds, flu, diabetes, heart disease, mental illnesses, and many more disorders. The[Read the Rest]

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What Makes Super Bugs Super?

Posted April 29, 2015

Concerned about the latest bug going around? Well if you work for national or international health organizations, then you’d be actually be worried about the bug not here yet. What exactly is a super bug and why are healthcare professionals around the world on the edge fearing its arrival? Most bacteria related illness today is[Read the Rest]

Fastest-Growing Projected Healthcare Industries

Posted April 15, 2015

The healthcare industry has always been fairly recession-proof and estimates from 2012-2022 project further substantial healthcare employment growth. However, some occupations within healthcare are expected to experience extremely high growth during this period. Below, we take a look at some of these jobs. Here are the expected growth rates for some of the predicted fastest-growing[Read the Rest]

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Increased Healthcare Turnover Could Mean Good News for Healthcare Staffing Agencies

Posted April 2, 2015

The US unemployment rate has steadily dropped since 2010. In February 2010, the unemployment rate was 9.8%, while in February 2015, the unemployment rate was down to 5.5%, which is the best figure since May, 2008. Employment has surged in many, if not most industries, and one industry of particular note is the Healthcare industry.[Read the Rest]

Employee assistance programs for employees struggling with drug addiction

Posted March 30, 2015

An important part of an effective drug-free workplace program is having an employee assistance program (EAP) for employees that are struggling with drug abuse. According to the Department of Labor, the reasons for having an EAP as an aspect of a company’s drug-free workplace program are threefold: 1. Employees are a vital part of business[Read the Rest]

Stealing exercise during the day and night

Posted March 24, 2015

Find Unexpected Exercise Sources! Chances are that over the cold winter, you may have decreased your exercise and perhaps packed on a few pounds. While those extra pounds might have been nice for insulation purposes, odds are they weren’t so good for your health. Now that it’s warmer, though, you can go outside, get some[Read the Rest]

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Palcohol Legalization

Posted March 23, 2015

A form of powdered alcohol under the brand name Palcohol was approved on March 10, 2015 by the U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau. Concerns over its potential for abuse and fears of increased discrete drinking have already arisen. What is powdered alcohol? It’s exactly what it sounds like, alcohol in a powder[Read the Rest]

Ways to Fight Spring Allergies – Mobile Health

Posted March 17, 2015

Spring is Here! Believe it or not, the first day of spring comes this Friday, March 20th, 2015. This may be hard to imagine as there’s snow in the New York City forecast for that exact day, but we promise you: SPRING IS COMING. Eventually. We’re pretty sure. Spring has tons of good points: total[Read the Rest]