BAY CITY, MI – Dobson Healthcare Services, Inc. is hosting a Recruitment Open House next week. On Wednesday, January 18, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. interviews will be held at the Bay City Corporate Office located on 3741 Wilder Rd., Bay City, MI 48706. The goal of the Recruitment Open House is to fill open caregiver positions including but not limited to Home Health Aides (HHAs), Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), and Registered Nurses (RNs). These openings are throughout the 45-counties Dobson Healthcare serves. Attendees to the event will be able to speak with the Recruitment and Scheduling Team at Dobson Healthcare and participate in on-the-spot interviews. The Recruitment Open House is open to the public and walk-ins are welcomed. Before attending on Wednesday or Friday, Dobson requests that applications for employment are to be completed online and a call made to the Recruitment and Scheduling Team to schedule an appointment. “Before the Open Houses, we’re encouraging those interested to visit our website and to submit an online application,” said Barbara Reynolds, Human Resources Director for Dobson Healthcare. “Submitting an application prior to the event allows us to pre-schedule interviews for a specific time during the open houses.” The application can be found at http://www.dobsonhealthcare.com/career
Dobson Healthcare Services offices will be closed in recognition of New Years on Monday, January 2nd, 2017. As always our on-call coordinators and on-call nurses are available to you 24/7 via 866-866-8984. Our offices will re-open on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 for regular office hours at 8:30 am.
Dobson Healthcare Services offices will be closed in recognition of Christmas on December 26th, 2016 . As always our on-call coordinators and on-call nurses are available to you 24/7 via 866-866-8984. Our offices will re-open on December 27th at 8:30a for regular office hours at 8:30 am. We would like to send warm holiday wishes to you and your loved ones.
Dobson Healthcare was recognized as a Bronze Level Employer by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA) at a special event in East Lansing that was attended by Governor Rick Snyder. The MVAA recognizes employers that commit to military veteran recruitment, training and retention practices by awarding those employers Gold, Silver and Bronze level status as Veteran-Friendly Employers. MVAA’s Veteran-Friendly Employer program helps qualified organizations recruit and retain top veteran talent while providing others a road map to improve their recruitment efforts. Pictured with Governor Rick Snyder are Jami Dobson, Presiden
Dobson Healthcare Service will be closed in recognition of Thanksgiving on November 24th, 2016. As always our on-call coordinators and on-call nurses are available to you 24/7 via 866-866-8984. Our offices will re-open on November 25th, 2016 for regular office hours.
In her presentation to the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control, Nora D. Volkow, M.D. declared, “To address the complex problem of prescription opioid and heroin abuse in this country, we must recognize and consider the special character of this phenomenon, for we are asked not only to confront the negative and growing impact of opioid abuse on health and mortality, but also to preserve the fundamental role played by prescription opioid pain relievers in healing and reducing human suffering.” Opioids are a class of prescription medication taken to relieve pain. Because of their ability to alleviate pain and, in some cases, cause a euphoric response, many individuals have become physically dependent and/or addicted to the prescription drugs. Members of the Dobson Healthcare team attended the Grand Rapids Adjusters Association (GRAA) meeting this week to learn more about the Opioid Epidemic that is striking many of our chronic pain clients. Pain is considered “chronic” after 90 days or more usage of opioids under a physicians watch. This is a hot topic with auto insurance adjusters as well as Workers Compensation case managers. Recently, the State of Michigan has introduced the Michigan
6 Reasons Why Laughter Is the Best Medicine
Have you ever been in a tense or difficult situation when you suddenly burst into a fit of giggles? Or feel a release or rejuvenated after watching a side-splittingly funny movie? It turns out there’s some scientific veracity behind the old adage “laughter is the best medicine.” “Laughter activates the body’s natural relaxation response. It’s like internal jogging, providing a good massage to all internal organs while also toning abdominal muscles,” says Dr. Gulshan Sethi, head of cardiothoracic surgery at the Tucson Medical Center and faculty at the University of Arizona’s Center for Integrative Medicine. Perhaps that’s why Deepak Chopra says the healthiest response to life is laughter. Studies have found that laughter can have healing properties; and it’s contagious. Here are six reasons why you