GHS Recruiting founder and president Roy Munk was cited in a recent article put out by Hunt Scanlon Media concerning the May 2018 unemployment figures. The unemployment data itself was notable in light of the unemployment rate dropping to 3.9%, the lowest is has been in nearly 20 years. Additionally, 164,000 jobs were added in the reporting period, although that number was somewhat below expectations.
Roy Munk is cited in the “Recruiters Weigh In” section of the piece, offering his perspective on the current status of the healthcare employment sector in relation to the recently released data. He explains that maintaining an aggressive posture to find and match talented candidates with the those healthcare facilities with positions to fill is the focal point for GHS Recruiting in 2018. Roy notes that shortages of nurses, physical therapists and lab workers, among others, has created a “candidate-driven” market which can result in higher salaries and larger signing bonuses for qualified job seekers. You can read the complete article “Unemployment Rate Falls to 3.9 Percent” here.
Whether you are an experienced healthcare worker looking for employment or a healthcare provider looking to fill a position from a pool of qualified candidates, call GHS Recruiting today at (800) 808-7297 to find out why they can be your very best ally in accomplishing your goals.