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

CNA LPN RN Memory Care Actriv Healthcare

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

UV Safety Month

UV Safety Month - Actriv Healthcare

Summer is here and July is UV Safety Awareness Month! It’s important to take steps to protect yourself from UV radiation. The sun produces UVA and UVB rays that can cause damage to your eyes, leading to impaired vision and even blindness. What is UV Radiation? UV radiation is the invisible part of the sun’s rays that we can feel … Read More

Actriv Healthcare, A Story by Jamie

Jamie, the daughter of our Corporate Controller recently wrote a story dedicated to the Actriv family. This riveting mystery takes place at none other than the headquarters of Actriv in Tacoma. Check it out below!

Actriv Healthcare Recognizes Corporate Employees & Top Field Staff for 2021

Actriv Awards

Actriv is a company that is all about a deep-rooted drive to better our world – to make a difference. At Actriv, we believe that every human counts, so it’s important to us that we make sure that our employees always feel like they are part of something bigger than themselves—that their work has meaning and purpose, and that they … Read More

Channeling Stress Into Growth

May is Mental Health Month, and it’s an opportunity for us to celebrate the power of resilience, and acknowledge our struggles with mental health issues—and then take steps toward making life better for ourselves and others. We are touching on a few topics this month that bring fresh perspectives around a few challenges to mental health in the healthcare industry. … Read More

Extraordinary Nurses Honored With Award from IHI and the DAISY Foundation™

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and the DAISY Foundation today announced the recipients of the 2022 DAISY Award® for Extraordinary Nurses in Patient Safety. The ICU Team at Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital receives the team award. The individual award goes to Janice Campbell, MSN, RN, LCCE, IBCLC, at Mount Sinai South Nassau. Mallory Cook, BSN, RN, from Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services, … Read More

Actriv Healthcare Expands Benefits to Include Major Medical

Actriv Healthcare, a premier healthcare staffing agency headquartered in Tacoma, has launched a comprehensive healthcare coverage program for its employees. Brokered by Vinoble Group, the new benefits include major medical coverage, as well as dental and vision. Actriv is the first healthcare staffing company to offer this type of program, which provides better coverage to its workforce of over 1,000 … Read More

Top 5 Ways to Keep Your Information Safe Online

Our lives are moving more and more online, from shopping and entertainment to banking and applying for employment. Whether you’re filling out forms, making purchases, or browsing the web, it’s important to keep your information safe online. Here are some tips to help you protect yourself from data-security threats. Watch what you share on social media. Sites like Facebook and … Read More