To help healthcare organizations support their staff amid the COVID-19 pandemic, The Joint Commission has issued a new Quick Safety titled “Promoting psychosocial well-being of healthcare staff during crisis.”
For the first time, 24x7’s annual survey of job satisfaction and compensation queried respondents about their timeline for retirement in an effort to gauge the impending impact of the Boomer exodus from the workforce. The data confirmed what many in HTM already know intuitively to be true: Starting in about 5 years, the field will see a major wave of retirement lasting about a decade, although we’re already on the edge of the upswing.
For more than 25 years, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center has ranked among the top performers nationally for numerous adult procedures and specialties, including cancer and ear, nose, and throat. This versatility is reflected in the responsibilities of the clinical engineering department, too.