VMS tools that can save you endless amounts of time

What is the single greatest VMS tool for saving the most amount of time? There’s such a robust array of features within VMS it’s hard to select a standout. The question is complicated by the fact that most health care facilities have workflows unique to their organizations, and thus benefit from various tools differently. In this article I’ll expand upon the question and talk about my Top 3 tools within VMS that can save you endless amounts of time. Tool Number 1 Schedule Calendar Does your organization utilize Per Diem Orders in VMS? If you are responsible for creating those orders this feature will be very important for you. When you go through your normal process of creating a Per Diem order you may be overlooking one very important button. Schedule Calendar! The Schedule...

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Supplier Spotlight: Elite Medical Staffing Group

Company Location: St. Louis, MO  Type of Staffing: Nursing and Allied Health  Name: Kristyn Picket  Job Title: Staffing Coordinator SW: How often do you use ShiftWise? Elite: Every day! SW: What was your staffing experience like prior to ShiftWise? Elite: Successful, but there were many staffing errors of pre booked shifts. SW: Your fill rates have increased since you fully implemented ShiftWise, what’s been the leading factor driving that success? Elite: More accurate booking, less back and forth over phone. Matching to orders is a brilliant idea! SW: What is your typical process of booking a candidate to an open order? Elite: Majority of our staff are on LT orders...


Why using a vendor neutral VMS is so critical

The healthcare VMS – Technology Solution model refers to the delivery of a web-based software application for the purposes of empowering a client to manage the services of their suppliers in an efficient and controlled way. Technically, this is the only model that should use the term VMS.  VMS Technology Solutions are delivered by Vendor Neutral, 3rd parties that are not operated by a staffing supplier.  Deploying a VMS Technology Solution is the only way a client can achieve true vendor neutrality. Healthcare VMS companies may or may not offer multiple product offerings as well as a suite of services. In a business context, vendor neutrality translates to making decisions pragmatically...

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