SHIFTADMIN Blog

How to Increase Your Productivity During Your Shift

Posted by Shift Admin on August 28, 2018 at 6:45 AM

Nothing kills productivity like being unprepared or stressed.

As a group administrator, you have a lot on your plate. You may be monitoring department compliance, payroll, human resources duties, and schedule creation, and that means your productivity is crucial to your team’s success. Providers rely on you to create a fair schedule, your bosses rely on you to submit reports that help them make decisions, and patients rely on your team to be a smooth-running operation to get the best care possible.

Increasing Collaboration Between Colleagues as a Physician Scheduler

Posted by Shift Admin on August 21, 2018 at 6:45 AM

Studies show that effective communication between healthcare teams and patients is significant to the overall health of the patient. But what about communication among providers?

Returning To Your Department After a Break: How to Hit the Ground Running

Posted by Shift Admin on August 14, 2018 at 6:45 AM

Your past week has been spent on the beach, sipping a fruity drink with the warm ocean breeze blowing slowly by.

The Benefits of Custom Reporting in Your Scheduling Software

Posted by Shift Admin on August 7, 2018 at 6:45 AM

Analytics tools are essential for administrators to make timely, smart decisions. These detailed reporting features ensure your group is well managed and your facility runs efficiently. And yet, no scheduling groups are the same, so baked-in, basic reporting features might provide limited data on your facility’s productivity and output. Your group needs customized reporting to keep administrators, providers, and C-suite staff on the same page and work most efficiently.

Tips to Prioritizing Time-Off Requests for Your Providers

Posted by Shift Admin on July 24, 2018 at 6:03 AM

By whatever manner you handle employee time-off requests, you must communicate it clearly and implement it fairly for each provider.

How to Integrate With Third-Party Payroll Services in Shift Admin

Posted by Shift Admin on July 17, 2018 at 6:03 AM

Implementing a new scheduling software takes some planning to ensure a smooth transition, and once you’re up and running, you’ll eliminate the hours needed to create a manual schedule or to separately calculate attendance and payroll.