Healthcare Staff Recruitment Agencies in the US: Market Research Report

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Healthcare Staff Recruitment Agencies Market Research Report | Life Sciences | Healthcare Services | Apr 2014

Now hiring: Aging baby boomers and healthcare personnel shortages will necessitate industry services

IBISWorld’s Healthcare Staff Recruitment Agencies market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
AMN Healthcare AMN Healthcare market share
CHG Healthcare Services CHG Healthcare Services market share
Cross Country Healthcare Cross Country Healthcare market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Healthcare Staff Recruitment Agencies industry has experienced solid growth over the past five years as a result of recovery from the recession. Hospitals and other healthcare settings have increasingly shifted toward hiring temporary workers, such as temp nurses and locum tenens physicians, boosting demand for this industry's services. In addition, the aging of the Baby Boomer population has incentivized hospitals to enlarge their staff through the hiring of long-term and temporary workers.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

The Healthcare Staff Recruitment Agencies industry is in the mature phase of the industry life cycle. In the 10 years to 2019, IBISWorld estimates that the industry's contribution to the overall economy, as measured by industry valued added (IVA), will increase at an average rate of 4.1% per year. By comparison, GDP is expected to expand by an annualized 2.7% during the same period. A higher IVA rate is indicative of an industry in its growth phase.

However, this industry has wholehearted market acceptance. According to a survey conducted by Staff Care, a division of AMN Healthcare, up to 85.0% of healthcare facilities used a locum tenens physician (temporary physicians hired when a regular doctor is unavailable) in a given year... purchase to read more


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What is the Healthcare Staff Recruitment Agencies Industry?

Healthcare staff recruitment agencies list employment vacancies for individuals that work to improve others' physical well being and social-functioning capacity. These companies also refer and place applicants for employment. Individuals who are referred or placed are not employees of the agencies. While temp workers remain employees of the recruitment agency, these agencies do not directly supervise their employees at clients' work sites.

Industry Products
Temporary employee hiring servicesPermanent employee hiring servicesRetained search servicesEvaluation-to-hire servicesDirect independent contracting
Industry Activities
Permanent placement services for healthcare professionalsContract staffing services for healthcare professionalsTemporary staffing services for healthcare professionals

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