Happy International Nurses Day

Today the 12th May marks the celebration of International Nurses Day, a day where we thank nurses around the world for their courage, tireless work, compassion, and commitment to helping the sick and vulnerable. This year’s focus as set by the International Council of Nursing is - Nursing The World  To Health. Not only is [...]

By |2020-05-12T11:36:02+10:00May 12th, 2020|Health|0 Comments

5 Tips For Staying Motivated When Working From Home

If you have recently been asked to work from home you are by now probably a couple of weeks in and possibly starting to feel a little unmotivated now that the novelty of rolling out of bed and onto your office chair has worn off. Being a web-based business, ShiftMatch employees have been working remotely [...]

By |2020-04-22T10:31:44+10:00April 22nd, 2020|Education, Health, Software, Uncategorized, Workforce|0 Comments

ShiftMatch Crisis Support Package

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, access to skilled, qualified and available medical staff has become essential. ShiftMatch can significantly help healthcare organisations to mobilise and manage contingent workforces immediately. To assist healthcare through this period, we have created a Crisis Support Package that enables new eligible customers to implement the ShiftMatch system swiftly to [...]

By |2020-04-03T14:54:52+10:00April 3rd, 2020|Health, Software, Uncategorized, Workforce|0 Comments

Aged care: An industry on the rise

It’s no secret that Australia’s population is ageing. Improved quality of life has strengthened longevity, increased the age of retirement and raised the average life expectancy to 82.5 years - which is among the highest in the world. Currently representing 15% of the nation, it is expected that in just a few decades, 1 in [...]

By |2019-07-08T18:48:41+10:00June 18th, 2018|Health, Workforce|0 Comments

Nursing: A change in legislation

It’s international nurses day this Saturday, 12th May. A day to celebrate and honour the incredible work of nurses across the globe. Giving acknowledgement to a rich history of hard work and dedication towards providing patients with the best possible care. It’s work that spreads beyond the hospital, and into the legislative system as we [...]

By |2019-07-08T22:31:05+10:00May 11th, 2018|Health|0 Comments

World Health Day 2018 | Universal Health Coverage

At least half of the world’s population is lacking access to appropriate and essential health services, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). This Saturday 7th April marks the 70th annual World Health Day and the WHO are dedicating it to the fight for universal health coverage. Roughly 100 million people are still being pushed [...]

By |2019-07-08T22:31:52+10:00April 5th, 2018|Health|0 Comments

The importance of promoting employee well-being

The casual workforce is a sporadic, intensive and ever-changing. With such vastly moving structural dynamics, there is a significant need for management to help develop a sense of consistency and foundational support for casual employees. A part of this is prioritising the promotion of employee well-being. A recent news story reported that night shift nurses [...]

By |2019-07-08T22:33:06+10:00January 19th, 2018|Health, Workforce|0 Comments

A walk through history for International Nurses Day 2017

It’s International Nurses Day. A day to honour the amazing work of Nurses across the globe and say thank you for your dedication. A way to recognise the rich history and centuries of care provided to patients. Do you know the history of nurses? Nursing can be traced as far back as 300 A.D when [...]

By |2017-09-13T09:13:26+10:00May 12th, 2017|Health|0 Comments

World Health Day 2017 | Depression: let’s talk

Depression is now the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). Ahead of the World Health Day this Friday 7 April, the WHO has revealed solemn findings which show that more than 300 million people worldwide are living with Depression. This figure has grown by an alarming [...]

By |2017-09-13T09:14:07+10:00April 7th, 2017|Health|0 Comments