The ICN Announces 2021 International Nurses Day to Spotlight Industry Innovation

The International Council of Nurses (ICN), a federation comprised of more than 130 national nursing associations, who all represent over 20 million nurses worldwide, has established its 2021 focus for International Nurses Day in highlighting the future of nursing and innovation. International Nurses Day takes place, annually, on May 12, is meant to highlight the…

How the COVID-19 Pandemic Disrupted Healthcare (and a Few Ways We Can Begin to Conquer It)

It is nothing new that the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have an unprecedented impact on the world, negatively affecting the overall health and economic well-being of its people. The healthcare industry, which was already in need of more healthcare professionals, despite efforts to increase staffing levels, has experienced a financial whirlwind as well. However, there…

MedPro International Explorer Spotlight: Mary, Med Tech (California)

Tell us about your journey so far. What are some of your favorite things about America? What are some things you have learned or skills you have picked up along the way? “I have been living in the United States now for more than a year and I can say that I am adapting quite…

MedPro International Team Member Spotlight: Malinie Roopchan, NCLEX Team Lead

A native of Trinidad and Tobago, Malinie Roopchan credits her love of education and nursing as to influencing her career path. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Florida International University, while also earning International Honor Society of Nursing accolades in being inducted to the Sigma Theta Tau International society. She also has a…

Experts Predict Healthcare Staffing Market to Reach $47.5 Billion by 2027

A new report from Precedence Research estimates that the healthcare staffing market will surpass $47.5 billion by 2027, including a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.1%, starting in 2020. The news bodes well for MedPro nurses and allied professionals, because of perks like, travel opportunities, clinical growth, great pay, flexible schedules and expert recruiters…

Honoring Frontliners for Filipino-American History Month

The month of October is a favorite for numerous reasons, but it is also significant in celebrating Filipino-American History Month and the numerous contributions of Filipino-Americans in helping build our country to what it is today. The earliest known presence of Filipinos in the United States dates to October 18, 1587, in California, specifically Morro…

Celebrating Our Employees for National Hispanic Heritage Month

Every year, from September 15 – October 15, the United States observes the historical and cultural contributions from Spain, Mexico, Central and South America and the Caribbean, as part of National Hispanic Heritage Month. The observation, itself, launched in 1968 as a weeklong event, which was introduced by Lyndon Johnson. It was later expanded to…

MedPro Leaders Prepare for Annual SIA Healthcare Staffing Summit

The 18th annual Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) Healthcare Staffing Summit is vastly approaching. This year’s theme is appropriately titled, ‘Rising to the Challenges of 2020’. This year’s event is considered crucial under the current circumstances, comprised of global uncertainties as well as the ongoing health crisis of COVID-19, and will be held in a virtual…