Close X
Job SearchApplyBenefitsResourcesPet FriendlyBlogs & NewsFor Hospitals My Medical Solutions

Blogs and News

Breaking news! Medical Solutions is kind of a big deal. Don't act like you're not impressed.

04-28-2017

Medical Solutions Celebrates Nurses Week 2017

Medical Solutions, one of the nation’s largest travel nurse staffing companies, will celebrate Nurses Week, May 6-12, 2017, with a special Nurses Week quiz, prizes, a Spotify party playlist, an original nurse tribute music video from C. Young, a student nurse scholarship, and more at WeLoveOurNurses.com.  

Medical Solutions’ Nurses Week 2017 celebration will include:

  • “So Much Love in the Scrubs” Music Video Nurse Tribute — In order to celebrate nurses in a big way, Medical Solutions partnered with musician C. Young to create this very special jam which honors nurses for their many selfless contributions to the healthcare field.  
  • “What Kind of Party Are You?” Quiz — In keeping with this year’s party theme, take this fun quiz to learn what type of party you most resemble. Taking the quiz is also your entry for the chance to win one of 50 Nurses Week prizes, including:
    • Thirty $50 Amazon Gift Cards
    • Five Amazon Tap Alexa-Enabled Portable Bluetooth Speakers       
    • Three Apple iPad Mini 2s
    • Three Pizza Parties Catered in for You and Your Unit
    • Three $120 Alegria Shoes Gift Cards
    • Three $60 Wonder Wink Scrubs Gift Cards
    • Three $25 Sockwell Socks Gift Cards
  • Sixth Annual Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship — In light of the ever-growing nationwide nurse shortage, Medical Solutions wants to support the education and development of future nurses and nurse leaders. Three lucky nurse scholars will each win a $2,000 scholarship to put towards their education costs! Entries will be accepted here through May 12, 2017.
  • Nurses Week Spotify Party Playlist — Every good party needs good music. That’s why we put together this customized Spotify playlist to keep nurses nationwide moving and grooving as they celebrate their special week.
  • Nurses Week eCards — Enjoy three free shareable and downloadable cards in celebration of Nurses Week. You can post them to Facebook, tag your friends, and download them to share via email or through other social sites with your nurse colleagues and friends.   

Visit WeLoveOurNurses.com to learn more about and to participate in all of the festivities as Medical Solutions celebrates Nurses Week 2017!

04-12-2017

Medical Solutions Announces Sixth Annual Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship Contest

Medical Solutions, one of the nation’s largest travel nurse staffing companies, recently kicked off its sixth annual Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship Contest.

In honor of Nurses Week, May 6-12, this scholarship contest awards three exceptional nurse scholars each with a $2,000 scholarship to put towards their educational costs.

Applicants will be judged on several criteria including academic standing and a 250-word essay answering the question: “How do you hope to see the nursing field evolve?”

“Medical Solutions sponsors the Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship Contest in order to support the development and advancement of future nurses and nurse leaders who will ultimately do so much to strengthen the healthcare field,” says Amber Barna, RN, BSN, and Medical Solutions’ Clinical Director of Nursing. “We believe that proper nurse education is essential to the delivery of quality patient care, safe staffing levels, and favorable health outcomes.”

Medical Solutions’ Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship Contest runs through May 12, 2017 at 11:59 CST.

Click here to learn more about and to enter Nurses of Tomorrow, Medical Solutions’ sixth annual Nurses Week Scholarship Competition.

04-11-2017

Medical Solutions Launches New Hospital Client Website  

Medical Solutions, one of the nation’s top travel nurse staffing companies, is excited to announce the launch of its new hospital Client website at staffyourhospital.com. Among other features, the site offers hospital leaders and healthcare professionals a comprehensive guide to Medical Solutions’ services, including traditional travel staffing, a managed service provider program called Medical Solutions Plus, strike solutions for hospitals, and a rapid response program for hospitals with urgent, flexible staffing needs.

The new Client website also provides access to several resources covering a range of current healthcare industry topics, such as nurse burnout prevention, top nurse recruitment strategies for hospitals, and current trends reshaping the healthcare field.

Medical Solutions Director of Marketing & Customer Experience, Jeff Long, says the website will benefit both potential and current Medical Solutions’ Clients.

“We constantly strive to provide superior service for the varied needs of our hospital Clients,” says Long. “Staffyourhospital.com speaks to those needs.”

In addition, the site highlights testimonials from current clients and showcases Medical Solutions’ Client Management team bios.

Pat Barry, Vice President of Sales at Medical Solutions, believes the new site reflects the company’s commitment to customer service.

“This new website will improve the customer experience for both our potential and current Clients,” says Barry. “Now they have the opportunity to gain more insight into our company’s services and our experienced team members.”

To learn more about Medical Solutions’ healthcare staffing services, visit www.staffyourhospital.com

03-07-2017

Medical Solutions Named One of the “Best Places to Work in Omaha” for Seventh Time

Medical Solutions, one of the nation’s top healthcare staffing companies, has been named for the seventh time among the “Best Places to Work in Omaha” by the Greater Omaha Chamber and Baird Holm LLP. 

“Engaged employees tend to stay with their employers longer, serve customers more effectively, and otherwise make great companies,” said David G. Brown, President and CEO of the Greater Omaha Chamber. “The ‘Best Places to Work in Omaha’ initiative celebrates those organizations that have mastered the art of employee engagement, demonstrating what it takes to build and nurture successful teams.”

In 2017, Medical Solutions placed third in the large company category, for organizations with more than 200 employees, and will be recognized at a luncheon in Omaha on May 25, 2017.

The company was previously named among “Best Places to Work in Omaha” in 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014. Medical Solutions was also recently named among 2017’s “Best Staffing Firm to Work For” in the nation by Staffing Industry Analysts.

“We are committed to offering our team excellent benefits that support the whole person, exciting careers, and a fun, comfortable work environment,” said Christy Johnston, Chief People Officer at Medical Solutions. “Our award-winning culture helps us recruit and retain some of the very best talent in the region.”

Medical Solutions offers internal employees health, dental, vision, and 401(k) benefits, plus paid life and short-term disability insurance. An ultra-casual dress code encourages flip-flops and t-shirts, and the friendly, collaborative atmosphere creates an environment where life-long friendships are forged. The company also provides an in-office Concierge, onsite massage and car detailing, free food and beverages, opportunities throughout the year to volunteer during work hours and otherwise give back to the community, and many other perks. Medical Solutions regularly holds company events and outings, but also prides itself on surprising employees with treats, gifts, special in-office occasions, and more.

“In addition to traditional and cutting-edge benefits, our employees develop meaningful relationships with their peers and managers, and consistently have opportunities to make a difference in the community and have a voice in the direction of the company,” said Johnston.

Click here to learn more about corporate careers at Medical Solutions.

02-21-2017

Medical Solutions Named Among Staffing Industry Analyst’s 2017 Best Staffing Firms to Work For

Medical Solutions, one of the nation’s largest travel nurse staffing companies, has been named among Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2017 “Best Staffing Firms to Work For.”       

The pet-friendly healthcare staffing agency was named a winner in the category for staffing firms with 201-500 employees, meaning that Medical Solutions scored in the top quartile in this category. 

“Our team is thrilled to once again be recognized as one of the top staffing firms to work for by Staffing Industry Analysts,” says Christy Johnston, Chief People Officer at Medical Solutions. “Medical Solutions is dedicated to providing a positive culture that offers employees ample opportunity for professional development, work/life balance, and fun — so it’s really great to see our efforts and what we’ve all created together be recognized.”     

Medical Solutions was previously named among Staffing Industry Analysts’ “Best Staffing Firms to Work For” in 2012, 2013, and 2016.

“This year’s winners lead the industry forward each day, in their empowerment of people and through their commitment to the organizational values and vision that drive employee engagement and business success,” said Barry Asin, President of Staffing Industry Analysts. “We congratulate each of these firms on their top performance and strong workplace culture.”

Click here to learn more about Medical Solutions’ awards and recognition throughout the years.

10-13-2016

Medical Solutions Launches New Website

Medical Solutions, one of the nation’s top travel nurse staffing companies, is pleased to announce the launch of its new website. Among many other improvements, the site now provides an innovative travel nursing jobs board with faster search results, enhanced mobile capabilities, and a user-friendly design.

Medical Solutions Director of Marketing & Customer Experience, Jeff Long, says the website will benefit both potential and current travel nurses.

“We’re always striving to create a ‘wow’ factor when it comes to our customers’ user experience,” says Long. “So we designed the new website with their needs in mind.”

The Medical Solutions’ site continues to offer extensive resources designed to help those in the travel nurse industry make well-informed decisions about their career options. The site also celebrates the travel nursing lifestyle with photos from the adventures of current Medical Solutions travel nurses.

 

10-12-2016

Medical Solutions Celebrates Travel Nurses Day 2016

Medical Solutions, one of the nation’s largest travel nurse staffing companies, is currently celebrating the fourth annual Travel Nurses Day this Friday, October 14, 2016.

Medical Solutions created this annual holiday in 2013 in appreciation and gratitude for hardworking travel nurses everywhere.

“Nationwide, travel nurses work tirelessly every single day of the year,” says Medical Solutions CEO Craig Meier. “Travel Nurses Day is our company’s way of saying ‘thanks’ for all that they do.”

The 2016 festivities are already under way, with a week-long celebration full of games, contests, and prizes at TravelNursesDay.com.

Travel nurses know footwear can make or break a shift, so they’ll be sure to get a kick out of this year’s theme, “My Travel Nurse Shoes.” The theme is sprinkled throughout the site, with fun activities like travel libs, photo finds, and three interactive games, including, “What kind of shoe are you?” quiz, “Where should I travel next?” quiz, and “Is travel nursing in your future?” quiz.

Participants can also post their pictures in Medical Solutions’ #MyTravelNurseShoes Instagram contest. From October 7th to midnight October 16th, travel nurses who participate are eligible to win one of the following prizes:

  • A Fitbit Blaze
  • Shiatsu Back Massager
  • $130 Alegria gift card
  • $120 Dansko gift card
  • $75 Inkkas gift card
  • Dickies scrub set
  • Artifact tote bag
  • JBL Clip+ Splashproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Twenty-four lucky winners will be announced the following week.

Until then, visit TravelNursesDay.com to learn more, play games, and win prizes!

09-07-2016

Medical Solutions Ranks Among Top 2016 Healthcare Staffing Companies

Medical Solutions has once again ranked as one of the largest healthcare staffing firms in the U.S., according to a 2016 report by Staffing Industry Analysts.

For 2016, Medical Solutions was named as one of the

“Medical Solutions continues to focus on providing top talent to healthcare facilities nationwide,” says Joel Tremblay, Chief Operating Officer at Medical Solutions. “As demand within the healthcare staffing industry grows, we will continue to partner with facilities and healthcare professionals in an effort to produce improved patient care and positive health outcomes throughout the United States.”

Medical Solutions currently has offices in Omaha, San Diego, Cincinnati, and Tupelo, MS. The company maintains a strong commitment to offering a refreshing corporate culture and an exceptional customer experience, providing “Service that inspires” to its Travel Nurses, Client Hospitals, and internal team.

“Our growth in the healthcare staffing field is the direct result of our strong commitment to people and to delivering a superior experience to everyone we have the pleasure of serving,” says Craig Meier, Medical Solutions CEO. “I’m incredibly proud of our team for their hard work and dedication to our company goals and values.”

Click here to learn more about Medical Solutions’ awards and achievements. 

 

08-23-2016

Medical Solutions Named to the 2016 Inc. 5000 List

Medical Solutions, one of the nation’s largest travel nurse staffing companies, has again earned a position on Inc. magazine’s Inc. 5000 list. The Omaha-based healthcare staffing company ranked in position #1463 on the 2016 Inc. 5000 list, with 262% growth over a three-year period and a 2015 revenue of $217 million.

This marks the ninth time in the previous 10 years that Medical Solutions earned a spot on the Inc. 5000, including one year on the Inc. 500, illustrating a continued pattern of strong growth for the pet-friendly healthcare staffing company. Headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, the nationwide travel nurse staffing company also ranked #7 amongst top Nebraska companies on the 2016 Inc. 5000 list.

“Our amazing team is the reason we consistently see such impressive growth, and I am so proud of them for once again earning us a spot on the prestigious Inc. 5000 list,” said Medical Solutions CEO Craig Meier. “Medical Solutions’ strong commitment to offering a superior experience to nurses, hospitals, and our internal team remains solid as we grow. That firm commitment to customer and employee happiness is the number one thing that promotes our continued success.”

Click here to learn more about Medical Solutions’ 2016 Inc. 5000 ranking.

08-16-2016

Medical Solutions San Diego Office Named Among 2016 “Best Places to Work”

Medical Solutions, one of the nation’s largest travel nurse staffing companies, has now had all four of its offices recognized for exceptional company culture.

The San Diego Medical Solutions office was recently named one of the “Best Places to Work in San Diego” by the San Diego Business Journal. The publication awarded the San Diego office sixth place in the large business category at an awards ceremony on August 11th.

With its flagship office in Omaha, Nebraska, Medical Solutions added locations in San Diego, Cincinnati, and Tupelo in 2013.

The company is thrilled to be honored, according to Medical Solutions Chief People Officer, Christy Johnston.

“Medical Solutions is so proud of our San Diego team for exemplifying our core values and living our mantra of ‘Service that Inspires,’” says Johnston. “We strive to create a work environment where people are motivated to succeed in their respective roles and are recognized for their efforts.”

Click here to learn more about Medical Solutions’ award-winning workplace culture.

Load More News & Announcements
“I moved across the country to take my first travel assignment in Boise, Idaho. When I need a break from the craziness that is my job, there is no lack of breathtaking scenery to gaze upon or beautiful mountains to hike!”
-erin b

Hello Freedom

Apply now and take the fast track to starting your career as a Travel Nurse.

apply today
Chat with a Career Consultant