What do CNAs do?

Certified nursing assistants (CNAs) are an integral part of the healthcare team, providing primary care to patients in hospitals, nursing homes, and other medical settings. Their duties include helping with bathing, grooming, feeding, and providing emotional support to patients and their families. Keep reading to learn more about what CNAs do and why they are necessary for all healthcare settings. … Read More

New Challenges in Nursing: Tips to Excel

Nursing is a challenging profession that is always evolving. As a nurse, you are constantly faced with new challenges, whether keeping up with the latest medical advances, dealing with staffing shortages, or managing stress and burnout. This blog post will look at some of the most significant challenges nurses face today and offer tips on how to excel despite them. … Read More

Travel Nursing

Do you want to work and travel at the same time? Do you want to experience different parts of the country—or even the world—while still working as a nurse? If so, travel nursing might be the perfect career choice for you. What is Travel Nursing? In a nutshell, “travel nursing” is a job that entails working as a nurse in … Read More


Is your healthcare facility struggling with finding the correct number of staff to maintain patient care? You’re not alone. Because of the nursing shortage, many hospitals and other medical facilities find it challenging to maintain optimal staffing levels. In this blog post, we’ll define short staffing, explore the reasons behind the shortage, discuss the impact of short-staffed shifts on patients … Read More

1099 Vs. W-2

A challenge in the healthcare industry is consistent change. New regulations and laws are passed, new treatments are developed, and patient needs evolve. To keep up with these changes, companies in the healthcare industry need to adapt quickly. This cannot be easy when they are bogged down by paperwork and administrative tasks. One of the most burdensome tasks for companies … Read More

Working In Memory Care

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Memory care facilities are designed to accommodate people who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, or other forms of cognitive impairment. There are many different types of memory care facilities available, from those that are short-term and temporary to long-term facilities that offer 24/7 care. Here are a few things to know about working in memory care. The goal … Read More

Healthcare Workforce and Mental Health Challenges Among Top Patient Safety Concerns

Patient Safety Week - Actriv Healthcare

This Patient Safety Awareness Week is calling attention to some of the biggest healthcare worker concerns. The week is led by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, a non-profit organization that aims to promote safe care within the US healthcare system. In conjunction with Patient Safety Awareness Week, ECRI also recently released their annual list of patient safety concerns. While the … 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

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

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