Three-year Collaboration Focuses on Solutions to Overcome Workforce
Challenges in Senior Living
ALEXANDRIA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Argentum and OnShift today announced a three-year corporate partnership
focused on driving excellence in the senior living workforce.
OnShift and Argentum will work together on the development of
data-driven research, innovative resources and best practices to give
senior living providers new tools and insights to improve workforce
“Each day, senior living providers are faced with major workforce
issues, including high employee turnover, fierce competition for talent
and growing wage pressures,” said CEO Mark Woodka of Cleveland,
Ohio-based OnShift, a leader in human capital management software for
post-acute care and senior living. “OnShift’s partnership with Argentum
is a significant step to helping the senior living industry move forward
in overcoming workforce challenges. With a sound staffing and workforce
strategy, senior living providers can experience better operational
performance while delivering high quality care and service to residents,
their families and loved ones.”
Addressing workforce development is a key imperative for Argentum. A
strong workforce of qualified employees is essential for the senior
living industry. The nation’s aging population is creating unprecedented
demand for long-term care services in the near future. The industry will
need to recruit 1.2 million new employees by 2025 and must continue to
create attractive working environments and career paths.
“Workforce development is a key area of concern for our members. OnShift
is widely recognized for its innovation and leadership helping senior
living providers overcome workforce challenges. Argentum is honored to
partner with OnShift to foster a strong workforce that delivers superior
care to the residents our members serve,” said Argentum President & CEO
Since 1990, Argentum has advocated for choice, accessibility,
independence, dignity, and quality of life for all older adults.
Argentum’s programs promote business and operational excellence designed
to foster innovation and entrepreneurism in the field of senior living.
Visit Argentum’s website at www.argentum.org.
OnShift delivers cloud-based human capital management software and
proactive services to solve everyday workforce challenges in healthcare.
OnShift’s suite of products for hiring, scheduling and workforce
analysis drives quality care, lower costs and higher performance by
empowering providers to staff consistently and efficiently. Intuitive
design, predictive analytics and customer success management are why
thousands of post-acute care and senior living organizations rely on
OnShift. For more information visit www.onshift.com.
Sharon Cohen, Editor