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Jackson Healthcare In the News

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Hospital administrators estimate that one-third of healthcare costs are the result of tests and treatments that aren’t medically necessary a...
April 08, 2014
Hospital-sponsored Programs of Excellence and Programs of Promise named for the 2013 Hospital Charitable Service Awards season.
February 05, 2014
Jackson Healthcare releases national survey report on registered nurses that shares their attitudes, outlook and practice trends.
January 30, 2014
A national survey report sharing physician perspectives on why they are selling their medical practices and which specialties are most likel...
December 18, 2013
Jackson Healthcare announces purchase of Tyler & Company, a 35-year-old national firm that recruits healthcare executives for organizations ...
December 03, 2013
Physicians say that the Affordable Care Act will increase healthcare costs and reduce access to care, according to a new survey released tod...
November 19, 2013
Shane Jackson named president of Jackson Healthcare. Richard L. Jackson will remain chairman and CEO.
November 18, 2013
LocumTenens.com has earned recertification for its credentials verification organization (CVO) from the National Committee for Quality Assur...
September 05, 2013
Physician staffing firm LocumTenens.com has prepared a new job search guide to help residents and fellows get job search-ready in no time.
August 01, 2013
Jackson Therapy Partners, America's Largest Therapy Staffing Company, is excited to announce the enhancement of its direct hire services to ...
July 24, 2013
A new survey of independent physicians from LocumTenens.com reveals physician confusion about how new policies will impact them.
July 23, 2013
Jackson Healthcare announces that former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has been appointed a member of the company's board of advisors.
July 16, 2013
Tony Stadjuhar, president of the Permanent Physician Recruitment Division for Jackson & Coker talked with Medical Economics about his advice...
April 29, 2013
Jackson & Coker's free Physician Salary Calculator for 2013 delivers a return on investment analysis for each major physician specialty.
April 24, 2013
A physician client of Jackson Surgical Assistants shares how utilizing surgical assistants in his robotics cases has helped him expand his p...
April 01, 2013
Despite high job satisfaction and demand, nurse practitioners and physician assistants report taking on more risks, responsibilities and wor...
March 27, 2013
Dr. Richard Westermeyer, a practicing anesthesiologist with Oregon Anesthesiology Group in Portland, Ore., and Dr. Rick Parker, a plastic su...
March 21, 2013
LocumTenens.com has launched a new team focused on helping connect neurologists with healthcare clients in need of a locum tenens provider. ...
March 21, 2013
LocumTenens.com earns two 2013 Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service.
March 19, 2013
Read Jackson Healthcare's first national study of which physician practices hospitals are acquiring and why.
March 12, 2013
Jackson Surgical Assistants (JSA) is featured by the Texas Hospital Association "Texas Hospitals" magazine March/April 2013 issue. The case ...
March 01, 2013
Jackson Surgical Assistants President Paul Foster outlines the implications of the Affordable Care Act for hospital administrators, clinical...
March 01, 2013
New research from LocumTenens.com reveals that although Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are growing in prominence and number, physicia...
February 26, 2013
Jackson Healthcare ranked 4th in Atlanta's Healthiest Employer Awards, large employer category for 2013. The Awards presented by the Atlanta...
February 15, 2013
From boot camps for new fathers to homeless healthcare services to bereavement support for young children, 10 charitable programs were honor...
February 14, 2013
Read the results from this first annual Rehabilitation Therapy Practice Trends Study.
January 18, 2013
A new survey by Jackson Healthcare and Jackson Nurse Professionals reports nurses throughout the country give high marks to their jobs but a...
January 15, 2013
America's physicians say that traditional tort reform efforts, including caps on pain and suffering, fail to curb one of the biggest drivers...
December 04, 2012
Jackson Surgical Assistants' Vice President of Clinical Operations, Kathleen Brooks, and Dan Krupka outline three steps for identifying impr...
December 01, 2012
Jackson Healthcare was named among the "Best Places to Work" by the Atlanta Business Chronicle for the sixth consecutive year.
September 14, 2012
Watch the Newsmax.TV interview on the affects of the Affordable Care Act, by Richard L. Jackson, Chairman and CEO of Jackson Healthcare and ...
September 05, 2012
Vice President of Clinical Operations for Jackson Surgical Assistants Kathleen Brooks was interviewed by OR Manager about ways hospitals can...
September 01, 2012
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has appointed Richard L. Jackson to the board of directors of the state Department of Community Health.
August 22, 2012
A new, nationwide survey of U.S. physicians shows that 34 percent say they will leave the practice of medicine in the next decade.
July 25, 2012
Jackson Healthcare has set an all-time company record for patients served.
July 02, 2012
A new survey by Jackson Healthcare finds that a "D" is the mean grade physicians give the health law, despite its primary intention to reduc...
June 11, 2012
While at least 13 million Americans may soon join the Medicaid rolls, a majority of physicians in many specialties say they can no longer af...
May 22, 2012
Just when the debate over healthcare is about heat up again, a new survey finds physician compensation in the United States among the lowest...
May 14, 2012
On Saturday, May 5, 2012, for the third consecutive year, Jackson Healthcare hosted the Scott Rigsby Foundation's 2012 Alliance Ride and Epi...
May 07, 2012
How metrics strengthen hospitals’ charitable service story
April 09, 2012
Ten programs-each one exceptional in setting new standards for giving back to their communities-were named Programs of Excellence by the Hos...
February 20, 2012
The majority of nurses are spending one quarter of their twelve-hour shift on indirect patient care, which supports care delivery but does n...
January 30, 2012
On Thursday, February 16, 2012, Jackson Healthcare will host the second annual Hospital Charitable Services Conference and Awards Banquet at...
January 07, 2012
The Texas Hospital Association (THA) and its marketing subsidiary, HealthSHARE, announce the addition of national staffing company Jackson H...
January 06, 2012
Richard L. Jackson, the Chairman and CEO of Jackson Healthcare, is chairing a new nonprofit organization, Patients for Fair Compensation.
December 16, 2011
In a conference call with nominees on December 13, 2011, Jackson Healthcare announced the 38 hospital programs designated as finalists in th...
December 14, 2011
Jackson Healthcare, an Atlanta-based organization of staffing and technology companies, has announced the creation of the new health IT staf...
November 11, 2011
One hundred ninety-seven hospital programs have been named official nominees for the 2011 Hospital Charitable Service Awards, a national pro...
November 03, 2011
Business to Business magazine has recognized Jackson Healthcare's Chairman and CEO, Richard L. Jackson, as one of Atlanta's healthcare leade...
October 31, 2011
A new published report by Jackson Healthcare, A Costly Defense: Physicians Sound Off on the High Price of Defensive Medicine, summarizes phy...
September 21, 2011
Jackson Healthcare ranked third in the large employer category in this year's Atlanta Business Chronicle's Best Places to Work Awards.
September 16, 2011
Almost 18 months after President Obama signed healthcare reform into law, America's physicians have not forgiven the American Medical Associ...
September 06, 2011
Jackson Surgical Assistants (JSA) has expanded its national presence in the practice management solutions arena with the addition of EMH Ely...
August 16, 2011
Staffing Industry Analysts have named Jackson Healthcare the fourth largest healthcare staffing company nationally, and 76th largest globall...
August 09, 2011
Physicians working under contract with the federal government practice less defensive medicine than their private sector peers, according to...
July 06, 2011
Travel Nurse Solutions, a Birmingham-based staffing company, has changed its name to Jackson Nurse Professionals. The change stems from the...
July 06, 2011
In a recent survey of physicians in the United Kingdom, New Zealand, Canada and Sweden, none reported practicing defensive medicine, which d...
June 24, 2011
Physician compensation accounts for roughly eight percent of the total annual healthcare costs in the U.S., according to Jackson Healthcare,...
May 26, 2011
At most, 6.2 percent of physicians' total compensation comes from the tests, prescriptions, procedures and admissions they order, according ...
May 24, 2011
Jackson Surgical Assistants (JSA) has expanded its national presence in the practice management solutions arena with the addition of Northwe...
May 20, 2011
Jackson Healthcare, an Atlanta-based organization of staffing and technology companies, has announced the creation of the new radiology mana...
May 03, 2011
In February 2011, ten hospital-sponsored services were named programs of excellence through the Hospital Charitable Service Awards, a nation...
April 07, 2011
Thirty-three programs have been named as finalists for the 2010 Hospital Charitable Service Awards (Awards). Of these, only ten programs wil...
December 14, 2010
Tim Aligheri, Chief Technology Officer for Jackson Healthcare, is amongst the nominees for TechAmerica's Spirit of Endeavor Award. The award...
November 12, 2010
According to the American Heart Association, most sedentary adults take approximately 2,500 to 3,500 steps a day. The Association recommends...
November 11, 2010
Over one hundred hospital programs have been named official nominees for the 2010 Hospital Charitable Service Awards, an inaugural national ...
November 01, 2010
Physician recruiting firm LocumTenens.com is the 2010 recipient of the Coles da Vinci award given by the Coles Business College and the Cent...
October 25, 2010
Alan Frutchey, Vice President of Technology for Jackson Healthcare, is amongst the nominees for the Atlanta Telecom Professional of the Year...
October 21, 2010
Jackson Healthcare announced that its subsidiary StatCom has changed its name to Care Logistics in order to reflect the company's focus on a...
October 05, 2010
Jackson Healthcare has been named one of Atlanta's Best Places to Work for 2010 by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. This is the fourth conse...
October 01, 2010
VHA Inc.'s 1,400 network hospitals and more than 30,000 non-acute care organizations now have five additional temporary staffing options ava...
September 02, 2010
Len Garrison, a fitness and wellness expert and author with nearly 15 years of experience, has been named Director of Health and Wellness fo...
August 13, 2010
Atlanta-based Jackson Healthcare ranked fifth among the largest healthcare staffing companies, an improvement from its prior year ranking, a...
July 28, 2010
Not only are the vast majority of physicians practicing defensive medicine in the U.S., more and more younger physicians are taught to do so...
July 28, 2010
Jackson Surgical Assistants (JSA) announced today that Dr. Sidney Funk, a board certified OB-GYN with over 35 years experience, has joined t...
July 06, 2010
A new national awards program, called the Hospital Charitable Service Awards, has been created to celebrate and encourage the spread of the ...
June 01, 2010
Jackson Surgical Assistants (JSA) has expanded its national presence in the practice management solutions arena with the addition of two res...
May 28, 2010
A group of senior healthcare executives have joined forces to launch a new awards program sponsored by Jackson Healthcare. The Hospital Cha...
May 25, 2010
According to a new national survey on defensive medicine by Jackson Healthcare, the threat of a lawsuit causes many physicians to delay the ...
May 19, 2010
The Hospital Charitable Service Awards were created to celebrate and encourage the spread of innovative hospital programs that promote wellb...
May 03, 2010
According to a new national survey of physicians by Jackson Healthcare, the vast majority of physicians between the ages of 25 and 34 report...
May 02, 2010
The Scott Rigsby Foundation and Jackson Healthcare have teamed up for the inaugural, annual Alliance Ride, a 23 and 46-mile cycling event, w...
May 01, 2010
According to a new national survey of physicians by Jackson Healthcare, 72 percent of physicians report that the practice of defensive medic...
April 20, 2010
MedicalMissions.org, an organization that connects medical volunteers and job seekers, is sponsoring the first annual international medical ...
April 13, 2010
According to a recent online survey by Jackson Healthcare, 89 percent of physicians agree that patients receiving negligent treatment deserv...
March 16, 2010
Jackson Healthcare has announced the purchase of the pharmacy division of Hire Dynamics, LLC. headquarteredin Duluth, GA. Hire Dynamics Rx ...
March 04, 2010
According to a recent online poll by Jackson Healthcare, 64 percent of Texas physicians report that tort reform has not decreased their defe...
March 02, 2010
A new Jackson Healthcare survey of hospital nurses found that nurses estimate spending one quarter of their twelve-hour shift on indirect pa...
March 01, 2010
Jackson Healthcare chairman and chief executive officer explains why traditional tort reform won't eliminate defensive medicine and explains...
February 25, 2010
Nine out of 10 U.S. physicians (92 percent) reported practicing defensive medicine, according to a new online survey released today by Jacks...
February 24, 2010
Chairman and CEO of Jackson Healthcare, Richard L. Jackson, joins Newt Gingrich and the Center for Health Transformation to present the find...
February 22, 2010
One in four dollars spent on health care in America now pays for unnecessary tests and treatments that physicians order to keep from being s...
February 22, 2010
Jackson Healthcare retained Gallup to quantify the scope of defensive medicine practices among a national sample of U.S. physicians. MEDI...
February 19, 2010
Alpharetta-based Jackson Healthcare's Chairman and CEO, Richard L. Jackson, was named among the Atlanta Business Chronicle's top 100 people ...
February 03, 2010