Balancing Staffing, Retention, and Innovation in Nursing
Rex Lomboy joins Dan to discuss the Integrated Resource Center’s mission to put people in the right place at the right time — while easing the way for nursing leaders. Discover how the center manages schedules across multiple hospitals, leverages data and technology to optimize staffing, and addresses challenges faced by nurses. We explore the importance of partnership and collaboration with various stakeholders, from nursing staff to IT and human resources. Learn about the evolving staffing model, the role of per diem and contract labor, and how Providence’s Traveler Conversion Playbook aims to turn temporary workers into long-term assets. Rex also shares insights on remaining open to change, adopting innovation, and the power of community in advancing the profession of nursing.