Achieving Workforce Scale Through an Enterprise-Wide Staffing Strategy
Across the US, health systems are facing a reckoning on rising costs that accompanies a windfall of financial pressures. Top-line revenue is strained due to shifting payer class dynamics and decreased elective volumes brought on by the pandemic. To address revenue shortfalls, health systems must look to workforce expenditures to manage costs. Through enterprise-wide staffing, hospitals can better flex their existing RN workforce to more appropriately meet patient need and generate savings by reducing overtime expenses and agency nursing.