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Senior Healthcare Blog

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St Andrew’s at Francis Place Combats Rural Hiring & Retention Challenges with OnShift

July 18, 2023 | Rachel Gee

St. Andrew’s at Francis Place provides long-term skilled nursing care and short-term Medicare rehabilitation in Eureka, MO. Francis Place is one of 10 communities in St. Andrew’s Resources for...

Touchstone Communities Cuts Costs by $1.7M While Increasing Workforce Consistency Through the OnShift + ShiftKey Partnership

July 6, 2023 | Rachel Gee

The Challenge

5 Strategies for Staffing Around Summer Vacations

May 25, 2023 | Rachel Gee

The summer is often a popular time to take time off to relax and be with family and friends, and no one deserves this time more than caregivers and frontline workers. However, it can be a challenge...

OnShift Helps Singh Senior Living Achieve Workforce Success

April 18, 2023 | Rachel Gee

Singh Senior Living Utilizes OnShift To Better Employee Communications

March 2, 2023 | Rachel Gee

Hear directly from Aaron Fenberg, Director of Human Resources for Singh Senior Living.

Today, Let’s Celebrate Our Caregivers!

February 17, 2023 | Rachel Gee

Happy National Caregivers Day! We’re thankful to all caregivers -- so many of whom have gone above and beyond to support their residents and fellow teammates by picking up extra shifts, taking on...

4 Essential Manager Qualities to Drive Employee Engagement

February 6, 2023 | Rachel Gee

Engagement is a key piece of the employee retention puzzle. When organizations experience high turnover, they often look for ways to improve staff satisfaction and engagement by initiating programs...

OnShift Is A Win For Singh Senior Living At All Levels

January 26, 2023 | Rachel Gee

Oaks Senior Living Gains Competitive Hiring Advantage With OnShift

January 19, 2023 | Rachel Gee

Hear directly from Andrew Greeson, Director of Operations at Oaks Senior Living:

Encourage and Support Your Staff with Easy to Implement Perks

January 12, 2023 | Rachel Gee

It’s a difficult time for hiring and retention in senior care. More than half of the providers OnShift surveyed in their 2021 Workforce 360 Survey Report said that employee turnover is a top...

The Labor Metrics that Matter Most in Senior Care

December 7, 2022 | Rachel Gee

What’s measured is managed. And for senior care providers, what’s measured is also what drives performance. The operation of your community is dependent on revenue, therefore you need to make sure...

10 Unique Free or Low-Cost Employee Rewards

November 18, 2022 | Rachel Gee

Recognizing and rewarding employees for their accomplishments isn’t just a nice thing to do – it can be a huge motivator and a key to retention. A quarter of senior care workers surveyed by OnShift...