Author Archives: Zach Smith

Zach Smith

About Zach Smith

Zach Smith, RN, BSN is Vice President of Nursing at NurseGrid. With years of experience as a nurse in hospitals across the Northwest prior to joining NurseGrid, he is now responsible for ensuring the voice of customer is integrated across all of the company's efforts so it stays relentlessly focused on solving the problems of nurses and nurse leaders.

Filling The Void And Feeling The Love

Filling The Void And Feeling The Love

Working bedside as a nurse takes its toll. I’ve been punched, kicked, yelled at and (much) more through the course of my career– sometimes all in one shift. If you’re a nurse, this isn’t anything new, but it doesn’t make […]

Why Is Nurse Scheduling Stuck In The Dark Ages?

Why Is Nurse Scheduling Stuck In The Dark Ages?

Nurse schedulers have a higher percentage of migraines than any other industry. I have no peer-reviewed evidence of that statement, but it’s not hard to imagine when you look at the daunting task assigned to them. Creating a perfect schedule […]