The Importance of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion In Healthcare

The Importance of DEI in Healthcare - Actriv Healthcare

Conversations about diversity, equity and inclusion are vital in life, culture, work, and healthcare. Creating a workplace that reflects and honors the cultures of diverse populations is a moral obligation in all facets of life. In fact, diversity and equity are so critical in health care that they could, quite literally, save lives. Creating a diverse and equitable workplace culture … Read More

PRN Shifts Provide Flexibility and Extra Income

PRN Shifts Offer Flexibility and Income On-Demand

“When I have the time, I don’t have the money. And when I have the money, I don’t have the time.” Not anymore! PRN shifts from Actriv provide the flexibility and the extra income you need to achieve the perfect balance. What are PRN shifts? PRN stand for pro re nata, which translates to “as the situation demands”. Becoming a … Read More

Making New Friends As A Traveling Nurse

Making New Friends As A Traveling Nurse - Actriv Healthcare

Making new friends can be challenging when you’re a traveling nurse. It’s easy to feel homesick and slightly out of place. And when you do build new friendships, it’s time to travel again. So, you leave and start again from scratch. Friendships provide a support system that can help you get through a challenging shift or hard times in your … Read More

The Vital Importance of Your Network

The Vital Importance of Your Network

You’re probably familiar with the phrase “networking is important,” which may cause an immediate eye roll. But reframing the importance of networking is essential. Building community and fostering the value of your village can produce benefits not only in professional life but also in personal life. Here are some more insights that illustrate the vital importance of your network. What … Read More

Over One Million Care Hours Delivered

to help healthcare facilities meet their patient care goals

Dear Friends, Actriv Healthcare was founded as a mission, to help healthcare facilities meet their patient care goals. Along the way a lot of people, Everyday Heroes, believed in our cause and joined the Caring More movement. When we started, I never knew how much of an impact we would make but I knew it was the right path to take. … Read More

How Clinicians Can Combat Imposter Syndrome

How Clinicians Can Combat Imposter Syndrome - Actriv Healthcare

When people think of doctors and nurses, they might imagine the epitome of success. They have a prestigious career, a rewarding life’s work, and the opportunity to help people live healthier lives. However, many doctors and nurses go through an obstacle course each day — combatting imposter syndrome. Individuals who suffer from imposter syndrome experience feelings of inadequacy despite evidence … Read More

Managing Workplace Stress: Tips for Nurses

Managing Workplace Stress - Actriv Healthcare

“Nurses are a unique kind. They have this insatiable need to care for others, which is both their greatest strength and fatal flaw”   Jean Watson, American nurse professor and theorist, [1]. Rising Workplace Stress Levels in Nurses  The powerhouse that lies within the core of every nurse is what makes them uniquely special, living on in the hearts of every … Read More

Tips for Nurses Working NOC Shifts

Tips for Nurses Working NOC Shifts - Actriv Healthcare

There are many challenges involved with being a nurse working NOC shifts. They can be difficult to maintain if you aren’t getting enough sleep, eating right, and staying active – taking away from patient care. However, there are ways to lead a healthy lifestyle if you’re working nights. Here are some tips for nurses working NOC shifts. Maintain a Regular … Read More

Call for Nominations: Core Value Awards 2021

Actriv Healthcare

Have you worked with an Actriv clinician who provides an excellent patient experience while setting a great example for integrity, service, compassion, and respect? Now is the time to nominate them for Actriv Healthcare’s 2021 Core Value Awards! We welcome stories of your experiences with Actrivians who: Strive for the highest quality patient experience regardless of individual role Receive positive … Read More

8 Holiday Gifts for Healthcare Workers

Here we are in the first week of December already! If the holiday season has snuck up on you, you may be starting to panic about what to gift your loved ones. While we can’t speak for everyone on your list, we do have some insights to help with shopping for the healthcare workers in your life. We hope you … Read More