Source: AMN Healthcare, December 2013
From the summary:
…. AMN Healthcare, the nation’s largest innovator of healthcare workforce solutions, is committed to reporting on healthcare workforce trends and to addressing healthcare workforce challenges. As part of this effort, we conduct annual surveys examining workforce trends among various clinicians, including physicians, nurses, advanced practitioners and allied healthcare professionals, as well as healthcare facility administrators.
AMN Healthcare’s 2013 Clinical Workforce Survey looks at healthcare workforce issues from the perspective of hospital leaders, including chief executive officers (CEOs), chief financial officers (CFOs), department heads and others. The survey reflects the strategic emphasis hospital leaders place on workforce challenges, how they view the current supply of healthcare professionals, whether the need for such professionals is growing or diminishing, the vacancy rate of healthcare professionals, and related issues. ….