SHIFTADMIN Blog

How to Combat Compassion Fatigue in Emergency Department Nurses

Posted by Shift Admin on July 23, 2019 at 9:00 AM

As professionals on the front line who are consistently and routinely prioritizing the needs of others, it’s common for emergency department nurses to neglect the one person who is equally as important as their patients: themselves.

6 Reasons to Find a New Scheduling Solution

Posted by Shift Admin on July 9, 2019 at 9:00 AM

Doing what works best for you is an appropriate practice for most applications, including physician scheduling. And while it’s important to find a process that’s effective for you and your department’s unique needs, yours — no matter how long you’ve been doing it — may be hurting more than it’s helping.

10 Things You Can Do Instead of Making the Schedule

Posted by Shift Admin on June 18, 2019 at 9:00 AM

You wear many different hats as a group administrator. One of those hats may include being in charge of generating a provider schedule that is complete, consistent, and in compliance with the many rules, restraints, and requests around which your schedule is built.

Ask Me Anything: 8 Answers to Your Questions About Medical Scheduling Software

Posted by Shift Admin on June 4, 2019 at 9:00 AM

When searching for scheduling solutions that address your group’s needs and problems, it’s important to ask all of the right questions. Here are some common questions and answers regarding medical scheduling software that our team receives.

10 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts for Physician Schedulers

Posted by Shift Admin on May 21, 2019 at 9:00 AM

Between the internet and the advent of social media platforms, it’s no secret that 2019 is an excellent time for easy access to information. Social media, in particular, provides people all over the world an expansive platform on which to gather news, communicate and learn new ideas, and connect with others working in their respective fields.

Patient Volume & Staffing: How to Know When You Should Increase Providers

Posted by Shift Admin on May 7, 2019 at 9:00 AM

Finding the perfect balance between patient volume and adequate provider staffing is often a universal dilemma that doesn’t come with one perfect answer or solution. Certain benchmarks have been established, but in reality, no two hospitals or practices are the same. Each group’s optimal ratio is determined by many different factors, each of which depends entirely on a group’s specific requirements and standards.