New CMS Staffing Standards: How AlliedUP Can Support Your Compliance

New CMS Staffing Standards: How AlliedUP Can Support Your Compliance

On April 24, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) adopted new federal minimum staffing requirements for long-term care facilities nationwide. This CMS final rule is entitled the Minimum Staffing Standards for Long-Term Care (LTC) Facilities and Medicaid Institutional Payment Transparency Reporting. It stemmed from feedback received via more than 46,000 public comments in […]

How Contract Staffing Offers Less Risky Recruitment Solutions

How Contract Staffing Offers Less Risky Recruitment Solutions

Risk can rear its ugly head in any area of your business, including staffing and talent management. Mitigating that risk always has to be on your radar screen to protect your company’s short—and long-term integrity, stability, and success—and your reputation as an employer of choice. Among the leading ways to reduce risk in recruitment is […]

The Long-Term Employer Benefits of a Healthcare Staffing Partnership

The Long-Term Employer Benefits of a Healthcare Staffing Partnership

While initial images of healthcare professionals’ lifestyles may feature luxury living and salaries in the six-figure range or higher, this is far from the case for a majority of workers. Seven million of them are low-wage earners, with a disproportionate number of people in this category being African American, Latinx, or Asian American/Pacific Islander. Also […]

The Business Case for Corporate Social Responsibility in California Healthcare

The Business Case for Corporate Social Responsibility in California Healthcare - AlliedUP Co-op

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) and providing the best healthcare naturally go hand in hand. Both involve a holistic approach that goes beyond profit-driven goals to prioritize the welfare of individuals, communities, and the world at large. CSR is a business commitment to ethical, transparent, and socially and environmentally conscious practices. It is woven into an […]

The Future of Work: Employment Cooperatives

The Future of Work: Employment Cooperatives - AlliedUP Co-op

Employment cooperatives, a relatively small but growing trend in the United States, have exciting potential to help resolve today’s job search and employment challenges, empower workers, foster community engagement, and pave the way to a more equitable, sustainable, long-term future of work. The Benefits of Worker Ownership Because they are owned and run by their […]

Healing the Healers: Promoting Mental Health in California Healthcare Workers

Healing the Healers: Promoting Mental Health in California Healthcare Workers - AlliedUP Co-op

When it comes to mental health, society as a whole and workplaces specifically have become more comfortable addressing the topic. Progress has been notable, especially since the global pandemic, which brought related issues to the forefront as the world managed unprecedented crises and coping mechanisms. But in order to promote ongoing mental health, especially among […]