ABILITY® Network Strengthens ShiftHound Workforce Management Capabilities with addition of NOW Screen

Powerful widget-based tool provides need-to-know information at a glance ABILITY Network, a leading information technology company, today announced the addition of a “NOW” screen to its ShiftHound cloud-based scheduling software, simplifying even further the complexity of healthcare staffing. In healthcare, scheduling situations can change at any given moment, requiring immediate attention and action. The ShiftHound […]

ABILITY Network Adds ShiftHound Physician Scheduling to Its Suite of Cloud-Based Scheduling Applications

ABILITY® Network, a leading information technology company, today announced the addition of Physician Scheduling to its ShiftHound suite of cloud-based workforce management products. The new application provides an interface and workflow designed specifically to simplify and optimize the unique challenges associated with scheduling physicians.

Unprecedented Flexibility – Sets You Free

When a product is built, from its inception, based on a deep understanding of the needs of the people who will be using it, the result is an intuitive and easy to use solution. When a product is built to account for all the variations in the requirements of different types of users, different settings, […]

Reducing Manager Stress by Easing Staffing Concerns

The intensity and demands of being a manager is something we need to pay attention to. This is a role that is both critical to operations and highly stressful. Long-term stress can have an impact on manager turnover, relationships with staff, patient care, and quality. One of the things managers identify at the top of […]

Supervisors Enjoy the Freedom of Mobile

The workload of Supervisors is being transformed with mobile scheduling. Untethered from the desk and computer, the ability to view and manage house-wide schedule changes is at your fingertips, wherever you happen to be. No more sick calls written on pieces of paper, no more three ring binders full of spreadsheets to see who is […]

Come visit us at AONE 2017

Come see why we are so excited about this cloud-based suite of products that is changing the game. Or just stop by to say hi! Kathy Dougles, RN, MHA-HA, CCO Connie Thompson, RN, MBA, VP Enterprise Sales next generation – cloud based – mobile scheduling / credentials / time & attendance Booth #83

Take Management/Staff Relationships to New Heights

A healthy relationship between staff and managers has been shown to impact turnover rates, vacancy rates, sick calls, quality of work, and of course staff satisfaction scores. With so much at stake, it can seem daunting to tackle improvements, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are a few ways that providing staff with mobile, […]

Everybody Loves Mobile!

Staff love the ability to manage their schedule on their phone.  They can see their schedule, pick up shifts, swap shifts and get instant text/email notifications when new shifts become available.  Managers love mobile scheduling as well. They have instant access to real-time scheduling data, can assess situations instantly and take actions, like approving requests, […]

Start the New Year Off Right – with New Mobile Scheduling and Attendance Tracking

A new year is just around the corner. This is the time of year when we start thinking about letting go of the past and making fresh starts. When it comes to scheduling, there are many reasons that a fresh start should be on your mind for 2017. If you are not using new, cloud-based, […]

Make Holiday Scheduling Easy and Fair

Scheduling for holidays is hard. The tension between work obligations and the pull of family, social, and spiritual events, coupled with a wide range of beliefs, creates challenges for staff and managers alike. Here are a few tips that can offset some of the difficulty of holiday staffing.