New Framework Released by WHO Aimed at Long-term Care Crisis

In an era when the global population is aging, and the number of people aged 80 and older is growing faster than any other age group, policymakers are facing a long term care crisis that threatens to overwhelm economies and societies. Lead author Dr Maria A van den Muijsenbergh from Radboud University Medical Center in The Netherlands said: ‘The rising … Read More

Find Meaning In Your Work

We’ve all had the experience of “that job”—the one you dread going to every morning, the one that singes your soul and causes you to feel a massive sense of dread whenever it’s time to go back into the office. For many people, this is just an inevitable part of life: no matter how much you love your work, there … Read More

Make The Most Of Your Per Diem Shift Income

How Much Are You Really Making from Your per Diem Shift? No matter your profession, tax time is a time that we all hope we have had our withholding set to the best selections (on the W-4) or have set aside enough money from “non-employment income” throughout the past year. Why? So we’re not stuck with an unexpected tax bill … Read More

Age-Friendly Health Systems Improves Care for Older Adults

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) today announced that more than 2,700 care locations have been recognized as Age-Friendly Health Systems Participants, surpassing the movement’s goal 18-months ahead of schedule. More than 1.4 million older adults have received age-friendly care thanks to the Age-Friendly Health Systems movement since 2018. In addition to achieving this milestone, leaders from the movement have published a new book to … Read More

Actriv Corporate HQ Moving to Cedar Plaza

New Location at Cedar Plaza Will Accommodate the Growing “Actriv Family” and Allow For Expanded Continuing Medical Education Opportunities Actriv Healthcare, Inc., a leading healthcare workforce solution company serving providers and facilities, is relocating its corporate headquarters to Cedar Plaza. Previously headquartered at 6721 Regents Blvd in University Place, the company has encountered growth that earned a 2021 ranking by … Read More

The Importance of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion In Healthcare

The Importance of DEI in Healthcare - Actriv Healthcare

Conversations about diversity, equity and inclusion are vital in life, culture, work, and healthcare. Creating a workplace that reflects and honors the cultures of diverse populations is a moral obligation in all facets of life. In fact, diversity and equity are so critical in health care that they could, quite literally, save lives. Creating a diverse and equitable workplace culture … Read More

PRN Shifts Provide Flexibility and Extra Income

PRN Shifts Offer Flexibility and Income On-Demand

“When I have the time, I don’t have the money. And when I have the money, I don’t have the time.” Not anymore! PRN shifts from Actriv provide the flexibility and the extra income you need to achieve the perfect balance. What are PRN shifts? PRN stand for pro re nata, which translates to “as the situation demands”. Becoming a … Read More

Making New Friends As A Traveling Nurse

Making New Friends As A Traveling Nurse - Actriv Healthcare

Making new friends can be challenging when you’re a traveling nurse. It’s easy to feel homesick and slightly out of place. And when you do build new friendships, it’s time to travel again. So, you leave and start again from scratch. Friendships provide a support system that can help you get through a challenging shift or hard times in your … Read More

The Vital Importance of Your Network

The Vital Importance of Your Network

You’re probably familiar with the phrase “networking is important,” which may cause an immediate eye roll. But reframing the importance of networking is essential. Building community and fostering the value of your village can produce benefits not only in professional life but also in personal life. Here are some more insights that illustrate the vital importance of your network. What … Read More

Over One Million Care Hours Delivered

to help healthcare facilities meet their patient care goals

Dear Friends, Actriv Healthcare was founded as a mission, to help healthcare facilities meet their patient care goals. Along the way a lot of people, Everyday Heroes, believed in our cause and joined the Caring More movement. When we started, I never knew how much of an impact we would make but I knew it was the right path to take. … Read More