However, recently there have been changes in leadership at CMC at the levels of CEO and Vice President of nursing. Employees of Happy Valley Hospital in several key areas have been drawn to work at CMC because of the promises made by new management for better pay and working conditions. They have begun to relocate in large numbers to CMC. Happy Valley now faces a serious employee shortage among registered nurses, radiology technicians, and respiratory therapists.
On the basis of your understanding of the above case study, express your views on the following:
- How should the management at Happy Valley Hospital retain their existing staff members?
- What steps should the management at Happy Valley Hospital take to ensure smooth running of the hospital operations in such a crisis situation?
- In your opinion, what should the recruitment team at Happy Valley Hospital do to overcome serious employee shortage among registered nurses, radiology technicians, and respiratory therapists?