There’s a great quote from Confucius that says, “Find a job you enjoy, and you’ll never work a day in your life.” The wise Confucius reminds us that our JOB should be about more than just the WORK.

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Welcome to the latest edition of The Acclivity Health Report newsletter! Each issue is full of the latest healthcare news, hot jobs and tips from the experts at Acclivity Healthcare to help you find your dream job.

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Finding Your Dream Job

There’s a great quote from Confucius that says, “Find a job you enjoy, and you’ll never work a day in your life.” The wise Confucius reminds us that our JOB should be about more than just the WORK. Over the span of our careers, most of us have worked in a job at some point only to “pay the bills.” There’s nothing wrong with that, but be careful…
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Ted French
President and Founder,
Acclivity Healthcare
Healthcare News
  • US healthcare employment to soar: The Bipartisan Policy Center Health Professional Workforce Initiative released a report that projects U.S. healthcare employment will soar through 2018 …
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  • Researchers link insomnia to heart attack risk: People who routinely experience problems going to sleep had a 45% increased risk of having a heart attack compared with those without sleep problems, according to a Norwegian study published in the journal Circulation. Risk of heart attack was 30% higher …
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  • Shift work increases risk of heart disease in female hospital workers: Canadian researchers examined the risk factors for metabolic syndrome of 227 female hospital employees aged 22 to 66 who worked different shifts and found that one in five of them had at least ….
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  • U.S. drops health care law’s long-term care benefit program: Federal health officials said they would no longer pursue the establishment of the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports program because a model could not be found to make the initiative both voluntary and self-sustaining. The program … Read More…

  • FDA cautions against needle-free delivery of flu vaccines: In a warning to clinicians and pharmacists, the FDA said needleless injectors should not be used to administer flu vaccines because of a lack of clinical evidence of safety and …
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  • Cigna buys HealthSpring: Cigna has agreed to acquire HealthSpring for $55 a share in cash, or $3.8 billion. The purchase price is a 37% premium to HealthSpring’s closing price Friday of $40.16 – it’s stock … Read More…
Hot Jobs

Acclivity Healthcare has found jobs for more than 12,000 people and we can help you find your dream job too! Check out these featured hot jobs. All of our open positions can be viewed here.

In the Mail

Special thanks to Kathleen Dassinger, RN, last month’s winner of the iPod for her feedback on The Acclivity Health Report. You can be a winner too! Just click on the link on the left and let us know what you think!

“Three things I love about your newsletter: 1. The Healthcare News section is very informative providing timely information about healthcare facilities throughout the country. 2. Ask the Expert section gives invaluable information if you are seeking employment or looking to change jobs. 3. And thanks for the monthly positive messages. It’s so easy to get bogged down with all the negative things coming to us in the nightly news every night. It’s so important to stay focused on the positive. One suggestion: List all job openings under the left hand channel hot jobs of the month. Thanks for the great newsletter!”


~ Kathleene Dassinger, RN

Ask the Experts
  • Finding your dream job: I am one of those lucky people who found their matching career early in life. I love my job, I always have, and I know just how rare this is for most people. Read More..
  • How to juggle school and work: Have you taken the first step toward securing your dream job and started taking night classes? Congratulations! By now, you may be wondering if it’s all worth it. Read More..