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[WEBINAR] An informative and engaging webinar outlining the basics of the FMLA, ADA and workers compensation, and then applying them to a factual scenario involving health care workers to provide attendees with a practical understating of what they should consider when an employee asks for leave and/or is injured on the job.
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On Monday, June 14, 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court decision on Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia ruled that sexual orientation is covered under Title 7 of the Civil Rights Act Of 1964. This is an impactful opinion related to equal rights, at the federal level, and a 6-3 vote is also considered a significant victory which could keep it from being challenged in the future as the court changes.
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[PODCAST] On this AHA podcast, Juana Slade, director of diversity and language services at AnMed Health, and Anton Gunn, hospital chief diversity officer and executive director of community health innovation at MUSC Health, shared their reactions to the senseless killing of another unarmed black person, as well as advice for hospital leaders to bring hope to staff, colleagues and communities during these difficult times.
HR Pulse Article
[HR Pulse Article] By Chris Cimino Health care leaders have faced many challenges in recent years (e.g., serious staffing shortages, financial challenges caused by increasing costs and declining reimbursements, etc.); however, none more daunting than the COVID-19 pandemic that has sickened millions worldwide and will undoubtedly be remembered as the most significant crisis the field has ever confronted.
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[HR Pulse Article] By Bridget Berkland, M.A., NBC-HWC; Kaisa Wieneke, M.P.H; Ronald Menaker, Ed.D., CPA; and Charlotte Brunholzl, M.A., R.T.(R) Forward-looking organizations recognize it is essential to assess the workplace environment and how it impacts employees’ experiences. Research has been well-documented on how burnout decreases health care employees’ job satisfaction, engagement, well-being and quality of patient care. This demonstrates the urgent need to identify innovative approaches to address this issue.
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[HR Pulse Article] By Jeremy Sadlier The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing hospitals to think innovatively and act quickly to ensure and maintain the staffing levels required to combat it. As the number of patients surges, long hours, skyrocketing stress and staff infection/exposure rates are just a few of the factors taking a dramatic toll on frontline clinicians as well as other hospital employees.
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[HR Pulse Article] By Rollis Fontenot III When thinking about social media strategies, it’s important to examine the intent of the strategy. What is the main purpose? The strategy for employee recruitment at a health care organization will look much different than a strategy with the purpose of employee engagement. This article focuses on the recruitment of health care professionals, including both clinical and nonclinical applicants, and discusses the first of three key areas of social media strategy
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[HR Pulse Article] By Erick Richardson, Ph.D., MPH, MBA, PHR, SHRM-CP, CHHR, ACHE and Jean Gordon, BSN, MS/HRM, MSN/ED, MBA, AAC, FNP, DBA Telework has historically been defined as work conducted outside of the immediate workplace. An accepted business standard of operation for decades, telework is synonymously associated with telecommuting, cybercommuting and remote work. Over the past few decades, telework has evolved from an accommodation to address various transportation issues within major cities to an effort of creating flexible workplaces and schedules as a tool for recruitment and retention of knowledge workers. Peter Drucker defined knowledge workers as high level employees primarily contributing to the organization through theoretical and analytical inputs. An early visionary, Drucker realized that knowledge workers would provide critical contributions within the 21st century.
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[ON-DEMAND WEBINAR] As a country we are continually adapting and being proactive when addressing the physical health of our health care staff, but what are we doing about their mental health now and in the future? Explore how the trauma of this pandemic is affecting our health care workforce and what supports are available as we navigate what the future holds. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) will be introduced as an educational opportunity to help leaders and human resources professionals do what they do best – help others. This webinar will provide understanding, resources and strategies on the basics of trauma, recognizing signs and symptoms of common mental health concerns, and how to access appropriate support. Mental health cannot be an afterthought in coping with a pandemic and this webinar will introduce you to basic skills needed to support health care employee wellbeing in this new environment and beyond.
On-Demand Educational Webinars
[ON-DEMAND WEBINAR] Weeks ago, we were sitting in meetings with coworkers, laughing with peers over lunch, and maybe even gearing up for a big presentation. Now, most of us are either working from home in self- isolation or risking our health and the health of our family when we go to work each day. Few could have predicted or prepared for how much life and work as we knew it would change in a matter of weeks. As we continue working in this new paradigm, it is more important than ever to consciously build and maintain strong relationships with our teams.
On-Demand Educational Webinars
[ON-DEMAND WEBINAR] In this 30-minute webinar, Chris Cimino will provide an update on important developments regarding union organizing targeting health care employees across the U.S. Chris will also review the organizing tactics strategies unions have implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic. This webinar will highlight steps health care employers should take now to increase employee engagement and maintain their union-free work environments.
On-Demand Educational Webinars
[ON-DEMAND WEBINAR] Gain an overview of strategies on how social media, when implemented successfully by a hospital, can create increased positive results and awareness. There are ancillary topics that come with a focused social media campaign. This webinar will share information on how a well-constructed campaign can impact your hospital.
ASHHRA Insider
As the authoritative resource for health care human resources professionals, ASHHRA provides its members with relevant and timely information about labor activity.
Guides/Reports
[REPORT] The 52nd Semi-Annual ASHHRA/IRI Labor Activity in Health Care Report includes: an analysis of national, regional and state representation petitions and elections (RC, RD and RM) as reported by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) during 2018 and 2019; and the Labor Law/Activity Update.
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ASHHRA members play an important role as an information source to the organizations and communities they serve. We are thinking of you during these unprecedented times.
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[HR Pulse Article] Today, depression is the number-one cause of medical disability among Americans age 14 to 441, with the World Health Organization (WHO) reporting it as the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide. And, the issue is growing, with more than 300 million Americans living with depression, a number that has increased 18% between 2005 and 2015. It is estimated one in five American adults experience mental health problems in any given year.2 In addition to the harmful impact on individual lives and families, the financial repercussion in terms of lost productive hours and benefits to employers is colossal.
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[HR Pulse Article] The 2020 version of the AHA’s annual Environmental Scan offers an overview of the trends, statistics and economic forecasts most likely to affect patients and providers across the health care continuum.
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[HR Pulse Article] Human Resources in 2020 is not the HR of 20 or even 10 years ago. This article provides an overview of the challenges and issues that HR professionals in the health care field will face in 2020 and beyond. By Stephanie K. Rawitt, J.D.
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[HR Pulse Article] To meet the demand for health care workforce development and expansion, New York’s Staten Island Performing Provider System partnered with the College of Staten Island and SEIU/1199 Training and Education Fund to sponsor an apprenticeship program and short- and long-term training strategies.
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[HR Pulse Article] Houston Methodist doesn’t just talk the talk about innovation. It walks the walk, every day and all across its 25,000-employee, multi-hospital enterprise. by Deborah Render