Providers Struggling to Recruit IT Talent

More than 2 out of 3 healthcare providers are having problems attracting experienced IT employees, according to a Towers Watson survey.

The survey of more than 100 U.S. healthcare companies also found:

•    More than 1 out of 3 had difficulty retaining IT employees
•    Nearly 3 out of 4 had problems hiring Epic-certified professionals
•    More than half are employing at least three retention strategies, including salary increases, bonuses, and providing additional education and training.

Posted in Staffing, Technology.