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Using Data to Drive Workforce Changes

By Jackie Larson, Executive Vice President, Aya Advisory Solutions Over the past two years, many healthcare systems short on staff and high on census have relied on contingent labor to meet the needs of their communities. As we move towards a post-acute phase of the pandemic, what can healthcare systems… Read More

Digging into the Data: Travel Nurse Demographics

By Cristal Mackay, Workforce Consulting and Analytics. Workers from every industry have taken time in recent years to reflect on their personal and professional goals. In healthcare, nearly one in five workers have quit their job during the pandemic, citing COVID-19, poor pay and burnout as reasons.[1]… Read More

Aya Healthcare experts published in Nurse Leader

While travel nursing has long been an essential healthcare service, the number of nurses moving to a travel career has increased over the past two years. Aya Healthcare’s own Carol Tuttas, PhD, RN, Clinical Manager, and April Hansen, MSN, RN, Group President of Workforce Solutions, recently published an article exploring… Read More

Mind the Gap: Repairing the US Healthcare Workforce

One quote from research recently commissioned by Aya Healthcare sums up the pervasive nurse burnout we encountered, “Every COVID shift is just surviving. You’re walking out of there feeling drained, yet you also feel like, ‘Did I do anything at all?” We reached out to a group of nurses (new… Read More

Meet AyaBot

This summer, Aya Healthcare added an exciting new employee to its marketing and recruitment teams. This new hire’s name is AyaBot, and it is one chatty staff member! If you’re looking for a new travel nursing company – or just want to learn more about jobs, housing or insurance from… Read More