Celebrating National Physician Assistant Week

By Sam Watkins | Oct 28, 2016

National Physician Assistant (PA) Week is celebrated October 6th through October 12th to honor PAs and their contributions to the healthcare community. National PA day was first celebrated on October October 6, 1987, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the first graduating class of PAs from Duke’s PA program. October 6th is also the birthday…

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The Significance of Joint Commission Certification

By Sam Watkins | Oct 28, 2016

Next Medical Staffing has achieved The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for healthcare staffing services. The award signifies that Next is in compliance with all of the standards, performance measurement requirements and participation certification requirements set forth by The Joint Commission. To better understand why Joint Commission is so important, we will detail the…

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Employee Appreciation Week Recap

By Sam Watkins | Oct 28, 2016

Next Medical Staffing is so grateful to be a part of the Health Carousel family. Health Carousel was recently named one of the top places to work in Cincinnati, OH by the Cincinnati Enquirer. We would like to congratulate our parent company on their success, and our team was thrilled to participate in the weeklong…

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Next Supports Red Nose Day!

By Sam Watkins | Oct 28, 2016

Red Nose Day is a fun way to raise funds and to raise awareness for an amazing, philanthropic charity. Over the past 25 years, Red Nose Day has raised over one billion dollars across the globe. The mission of the program is to support children in need and to make sure that they are safe,…

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5 Essentials of a Geriatric Emergency Department

By Sam Watkins | Oct 28, 2016

Michelle Ponte of Health Leaders Media proposes the following notion: hospitals need to take specific measures to monitor and improve Geriatric emergency efforts in order “to help prevent avoidable hospitalizations.” There are several factors that have started to impact Emergency Medicine Departments in hospitals nationwide. Contributing elements include healthcare reform, the number of individuals living…

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