The Continuing Nurse Shortage

The COVID-19 pandemic has intensified a nationwide nurse shortage facing the United States. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, registered nurse jobs are projected to grow 7% from 2019 to 2029. The demand, mainly due to an aging population, continues to be difficult to keep up with.  As COVID-19 safety issues arose in […]

Best Job in 2021? Physician Assistant

Close to half of the nation's top 100 jobs for 2021 are in healthcare. This is the finding of the U.S. News and World Report's annual "Best Jobs" list. To determine the list of best jobs, they use the following criteria: salaries, employment rates, job openings, growth, stress, and work-life balance. With the global pandemic highlighting the value of healthcare professionals in today’s world, it is worth noting that many of these important healthcare jobs are [...]

Giving Back in a Pandemic Year

In February of 2020, Tal Healthcare launched its “14 Causes” initiative with a goal of donating to 14 charitable organizations in honor of Tal Healthcare’s 14th anniversary. Today we are proud to announce that we achieved our goal! Below is a list of the organizations to which we have donated either money, food, clothing, or [...]

Did You Know Tal Healthcare is WBENC Certified?

Tal Healthcare is thrilled to be certified as a women-owned business by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). The WBENC is a leading advocate for women business owners and entrepreneurs and the largest third-party certifier of businesses owned, controlled, and operated by women in the United States.  Tal Healthcare was started in 2006 by its founder and CEO, Lea Tal. Leveraging over three decades of experience in [...]

Women in Medicine: Celebrating the Contributions of Women Physicians

September is Women in Medicine Month. In recognition, we are sharing the names and major accomplishments of five women physicians. Despite barriers of sexism and misogyny, these women physicians made significant impacts on healthcare.  Dr. Jane C Wright: Elevated the use of chemotherapy in the treatment of cancer.  Dr. Virginia Apgar: Created the first tool to scientifically assess newborns health risks.  Dr. Gerty Cori: Researched the use of glycogen in liver and muscle tissue paving the way for modern [...]

Community Health Centers: Lighting the Way for Healthier Communities Today and in the Future

National Health Center Week 2020 is celebrated this year from August 9 – 15. The week is traditionally set aside to acknowledge the work Community Health Centers have always done to keep their communities healthy.  This year, in addition to their valuable work, Community Health Centers have been on the front lines fighting the battle against COVID-19. Serving vulnerable and hard to reach populations, Health centers provide preventive and primary care services to […]

TAL HEALTHCARE recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2020

New York  – TAL HEALTHCARE has been selected by Modern Healthcare as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The complete list of this year’s winners, in alphabetical order, is available at ModernHealthcare.com/bestplaceslist. Modern Healthcare will publish a special supplement featuring a ranked list of all the winners along with the October 12 issue.  “It has been an […]

How Coronavirus has Changed Hiring

The pandemic has had a dramatic impact on employment. Businesses are struggling to adapt to a workforce that is increasingly working remotely, a downturned economy, and offices that need to be reconfigured to meet CDC safety guidelines. In addition, there is a renewed focus on anti-discrimination practices in the workplace. Job seekers are numerous; many […]

Tal Healthcare Response to COVID-19

April 2020 – The priority of Tal Healthcare during this unprecedented time is the health and safety of our employees, clients, candidates, and recruiters. We moved quickly to establish our employees remotely, perform helpful outreach to our community, and focus on areas of hiring where we could make the most positive and meaningful impact. Tal […]

Professional Development with Dr. Lori Solomon

February 6, 2020 – Dr. Lori Solomon, Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at New York Medical College, stopped by Tal Healthcare to provide the team of recruiters and account managers with some professional development. Among the many topics discussed were behavioral health, physician burnout, value-based care, medical school and residency training […]

Celebrating 14 Years of Business Excellence & Charitable Giving

February 2020 – This year, to celebrate Tal Healthcare’s 14th anniversary, Lea Tal, CEO and founder of Tal Healthcare, is launching “14 Causes.” This is Tal Healthcare’s initiative of donating to 14 charities throughout 2020. Since its inception in 2006, Tal Healthcare, in collaboration with its clients, has earned a place as a leader in […]

Community Service Initiative: 2019 was a Year of Giving

January 2020 – Giving back is an essential part of the Tal Healthcare company philosophy.  Our employees and leadership are committed to helping the community grow stronger and healthier. Together, we strive to improve the lives of those in need. Listed below are some of the ways in which Tal Healthcare gave back during 2019: […]

Community Service Initiative: Holiday Giving with SCO

December 17, 2019 – Tal Healthcare joined SCO this year to help make the holiday season brighter. SCO Family of Services has helped New Yorkers by providing vital human services throughout the city and Long Island for over 125 years. To assist in their 2019 Holiday Giving program, Tal Healthcare filled the wish list of […]

Community Service Initiative: Supporting Local Communities

November 22, 2019 – Tal Healthcare believes in supporting the health and well-being of our neighbors in need.  In November, we collected and donated over 93 pounds of food to the Community Center of Northern Westchester Holiday Food Drive. This donation will help make the holidays happier for many.

Trending at Tal: Supporting Healthy Communities

November 9, 2019 – The Stamford Hospital Foundation held its annual Dream Ball, an evening of celebration and fundraising held to help realize the dream of a healthy community now and for generations to come. The event included dinner, dancing, silent auction and a Giving Tree to benefit programs and services throughout the hospital community. […]

New York City Medical Schools Encourage Diversity by Reducing Student Debt

Becoming a physician is a lofty dream for many. One that includes a top education, respectability, and great compensation. However, compensation is complicated for physicians, especially considering the cost of medical school. Four years of medical school can cost about $250,000, leaving the average student with $190,000 in student debt at graduation. If you add on to […]

5 Healthcare Trends to be Grateful for

The healthcare industry continues to expand to meet the needs of an aging and growing population. There is an increasing demand for healthcare professionals including physicians, nurses, technologists, coders, and leaders. While some workforce shortages exist, there have been many advancements and innovations to help fill in the gaps. These are some of the healthcare […]

Trending at Tal: Supporting Pediatrics and Geriatrics

Pictured here left to right: Lea Tal and Magdalena Kociuba October 17, 2019 – NYC Health + Hospital/Elmhurst’s 2019 Gala at the lovely Queens Museum was a special evening celebrating honorees for their contributions to the hospital and raising funds for Pediatric and Geriatric patients. “Elmhurst is located in one of the most culturally diverse […]

Trending at Tal: Tal Healthcare Attends Health Care Summit

Pictured from left to right: Ron Dreskin, Bert Orlov, Erik Johnson October 16, 2019 – Tal Healthcare tapped into the expertise of the EisnerAmper Health Care Consulting Group by attending its Healthcare Summit in New York City. Committed to its clients, Tal Healthcare stays at the forefront of the ever-changing healthcare landscape, here gleaning updates […]

8 Great Leadership Lessons from Teachers

Great leaders, like great teachers, understand the importance of their people. They make a commitment to educate and motivate the people on their team. Training, coaching and mentoring provide a healthy foundation for growth and development. This is an effective way to motivate your team toward achieving a common goal. The key components of unforgettable […]

Trending at Tal: Champions of Children’s Health

September 12, 2019 – Tal Healthcare attended the Newark Beth Israel Golf Outing benefitting the Children’s Hospital of New Jersey. Also in attendance were the Super Bowl XXV winners, Ottis “OJ” Anderson, and Stephen Baker, pictured here with John Dillon, Recruitment Account Manager. “These men are championing children’s health with the same incredible love and […]

Trending at Tal: Tal Healthcare Attends HLNY Women in Healthcare Event

August 26, 2019 – Tal Healthcare was in attendance at the Healthcare Leaders of New York (HLNY) Women in Healthcare Event with Maureen Regan, PA-C, MBA, DFAAPA, FACHE, the guest speaker. “Maureen’s speech was motivating,” pointed out Lea Tal, CEO. “A clinical and administrative leader herself, she spoke on a topic near to my heart, […]

Community Service Initiative: Tal Healthcare Donates School Supplies

August 15, 2019 – Tal Healthcare donated 64.5 pounds of school supplies to the Community Center of Northern Westchester School Supplies Drive. The Community Center of Northern Westchester was collecting new school supplies to help students from local families in need get off to a better start in September. Always eager to improve the lives […]

Trending at Tal: Tal Healthcare Attends HLNY Past Presidents Boat Cruise

From left to right: Magdalena Kociuba, Donna Bozek, Leslie Pargament, Ami Diombera, Daniel Pichinson, Lea Tal, Ana Ignat, and Erik Johnson July 30,2019 –  Tal Healthcare was at the HLNY Past Presidents Boat Cruise to help honor Healthcare Leaders of New York (HLNY) past presidents and celebrate their commitment to the healthcare industry. HLNY is the local chapter […]

Trending at Tal: Tal Healthcare Attends the Columbia Nursing Career Fair 2019

Pictured left to right: Erik Johnson, Jody Mancusi, Ami Diombera July 12, 2019 – Tal Healthcare is proud to have been a part of the 2019 Columbia Nursing Career Fair held in Manhattan. The Tal Team enjoyed meeting the Nurses who are finishing their training at Columbia School of Nursing and shifting their focus to establishing their careers. “Columbia […]

Trending at Tal: Tal Healthcare Attends the Floating Hospital Summer Soiree

Pictured from left to right: Lea Tal, CEO of Tal Healthcare and Philip LaRocco, Human Resources Director of The Floating Hospital   June 25, 2019 – Tal Healthcare attended The Floating Hospital 10th Annual Summer Soiree Carnival. The Floating Hospital provides free and unrestricted healthcare for New York City’s homeless families and anyone in need […]

Trending at Tal: Tal Healthcare Attends HLNY 2019 Annual Gala

Pictured left to right: Bob Prosperino, Lisa Morris, Lea Tal, Ami Diombera, not pictured Patrick Mancuso. June 20, 2019 – HLNY (Healthcare Leaders of New York), the local ACHE (American College of Healthcare Executives) Chapter, held its annual gala. Each year HLNY holds a gala to honor healthcare leaders for their service to HLNY, ACHE, and their […]

Trending at Tal: Tal Healthcare Attends the Ryan Health Caring for New York Gala

Pictured from left to right: Lea Tal, Donna Bozek, Ami Diombera, Jody Mancusi June 6,2019 – Tal Healthcare attended the Ryan Health Caring for New York Gala. Tal Healthcare is proud to collaborate with this Healthcare network whose mission is to provide exceptional primary care and patient-centered specialty services to New York’s diverse and underserved […]

Trending at Tal: Tal Healthcare Attends the ACHENJ Dual Panel Event

Pictured from left to right: Patrick Mancuso, Lois Sacks, Paula Gutierrez, Maria Miranda, Bob Prosperino June 6, 2019 – Tal Healthcare attended the American College of Healthcare Executives of New Jersey (ACHENJ) annual meeting. The 2019-2020 leadership slate was announced and awards for service and scholarship were presented. “Brian Gragnolati’s keynote presentation was compelling and […]

6 Reasons to Work with a Search Firm for Your Next Hire

The world is rapidly changing. Every day there are new demands for leaders to keep up with. In order to rise to those challenges, hiring well is imperative. Selecting the right people is crucial to your organization’s continued success. A top search firm will help you fill your important roles with the right people. Hire […]

Trending at Tal: Partners in Progress

May 8, 2019 – Tal Healthcare attended Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey’s 15th Annual Partners in Progress Awards Dinner.  “It was a wonderful evening honoring those who provide services to the greater-Newark area,” said Lea Tal, CEO. “This was a wonderful and very special opportunity for us to gain […]

Trending at Tal: Tal Healthcare Attends HLNY Reinventing Customer Service in Healthcare

Pictured from left to right: Kasey Amendola, Lisa Morris, Bob Prosperino. Not pictured: Rich Fenton May 8, 2019 – Tal Healthcare was at the Healthcare Leaders of New York (HLNY) conference on “Reinventing Customer Service in Healthcare: Lessons Learned from the Best” at the Westchester Medical Center. HLNY is the local chapter of the American College of Healthcare […]

Spring Cleaning – Spruce Up Your Leadership Skills

Spring weather brings with it a sense of renewal. Many use this time of the year to clean their houses, closets, desks or other areas that have collected winter rubble. This is the perfect time of the year to open the virtual windows on your leadership style and let in some fresh air. It is […]

Tal Healthcare has Launched a New Website

  March 12, 2019 – Tal Healthcare is proud to announce the launch of their new website which coincides with the expansion of their role as a leader in healthcare recruitment and team building. The new website provides a clear message of who they are, what they stand for and where their vision lies when developing […]

In the News: Tal Turns Thirteen

February 13, 2019 – Tal Healthcare is celebrating thirteen years of recruitment and team building. For thirteen years Tal Healthcare has been making it their mission to help professionals on the East Coast and throughout the United States grow strong teams, find perfect opportunities and take their careers to the next level.   Written by: […]

In the News: Tal Healthcare Gave Back to the Community in 2018

January 22, 2019 - Giving back is an important part of the Tal Healthcare Company philosophy. Our employees and leadership are committed to helping our community, locally and at large, to get stronger and healthier. Together, we strive to improve the lives of those in need. Listed below are some of the ways in which [...]

In the News: Tal Healthcare Named in Top Healthcare Executive Search Firm List

January 22, 2019 - In 2018, Tal Healthcare had the honor of being listed as one of the Top Healthcare Executive Search Firms by Modern Healthcare. Recruitment firms were ranked based on net revenue, the number of recruiters in 2017, and the number of placed candidates in 2017. We work harder and harder each year [...]

5 Questions That Will Help You Hire Better in the New Year

Hiring the right people is essential for the success of your team. The team is only as good as the people you hire.

7 Reasons Why Leaders Need to Make Time for Self-Care During the Holidays

Leadership is stressful. For leaders, stress is a part of the job and cannot be totally avoided.

Gratitude: A Powerful Leadership Tool

Do you appreciate the people who make your success possible?

Tal Healthcare Celebrates National Health Center Week 2018

A National Campaign to Celebrate HealthCare Heroes. 

In the News: Tal Healthcare Attends HLNY Past Presidents Boat Cruise

Pictured from left to right: Brooke Markowitz, Magdalena Kociuba, Dee Ashraf, Ami Diombera. Not pictured, Lea Tal and Avi Shah

In the News: Tal Healthcare attends HLNY 2018 Annual Gala

June 5, 2018 –Healthcare Leaders of New York, the local ACHE (American College of Healthcare Executives) Chapter, held its annual Gala.

Ten Critical Trends Impacting Healthcare in 2018

  Now that the eventful healthcare year of 2017 is behind us, what can we expect from the healthcare industry in 2018? Last year, healthcare faced many changes.  In 2018, the rate of change will increase as healthcare continues to evolve.  Entering the year 2018, these are some of the emerging trends to watch:  1. Continuing […]

Globalization and Physician Movement


Tal Turns Twelve

Frost the cake, wrap the gifts, fill the balloons, light the candles and stretch those vocal cords; Tal Healthcare turns 12 years old this month!

In the News: Tal Healthcare Gave Back to the Community in 2017

January 15, 2017 – Giving back is an important part of the Tal Healthcare company philosophy.

In the News: Tal Healthcare – Mentoring Future Healthcare Leaders

November 17, 2017 – Tal Healthcare participated in the New York Medical College Student Healthcare Executive (StuHE) Public Health Career Mentor Session.

In the News: Lea Tal Selected for 914INC. 2017 Women in Business Honor

November 16, 2017 – Lea Tal, Founder and CEO of Tal Healthcare, was selected as a 914INC. 2017 Women in Business honoree.

Authentic Leaders Do Not Wear Masks

Leading well is difficult.

Networking Focus: Tal Team Attends the Columbia Nursing Career Fair

Tal Healthcare is proud to have been a part of the 2017 Columbia Nursing Career Fair held in Manhattan.

In the News: Lea Tal speaks at HLNY 2nd Annual Mini-Congress

September 14, 2017 – Lea Tal, CEO of Tal Healthcare, was called on to speak at the HLNY 2nd Annual Mini-Congress. 

Membership Spotlight: ACHE and the local chapter HLNY

ACHE and HLNY strive to advance healthcare leadership and management excellence through professional enrichment and continuing education.

Employee Appreciation – Eight Ways to Show You Care

When a raise is not possible, here are eight ways to show your employees that you really do appreciate them.

Client Spotlight: Ryan Network

We want to take a moment to appreciate one of our esteemed partnerships – the Ryan Network.

Managing Stress for Better Performance

Managing stress is key to peak performance.

Press Release – TAL Healthcare Announces Expansion

FOR RELEASE March 15, 2017. Mount Kisco, NY—Tal Healthcare proudly announces its expansion.

Challenges of Quality in Behavioral Health Data

With the prevalence of mental health issues in the United States at nearly 20% of the general population, and the suicide rate rising, the stakes for improving behavioral healthcare are high. Parity, or ensuring that mental and physical healthcare are given the same support and accessibility, is a crucial goal.

Preventing Ransomware in Healthcare

For over a decade ransomware has been a threat to cybersecurity, but only recently has it become a trending topic.

TAL in Crain’s Top 25

TAL Healthcare was recently rated one of the nation’s top 25 executive search firms by Crain’s New York. We are honored and grateful to receive this recognition.

TAL Turns Ten!

This week brings the tenth anniversary for us at TAL Healthcare.

Press Covers TAL’s Change along with Healthcare’s Evolution

Crain’s New York features TAL Healthcare on its Health Pulse page for July 31, 2015.

Firm Merges its Healthcare Search Services

Tal & Associates is now TAL Healthcare

Tal Recognized in Modern Healthcare’s 10th Annual Executive Search Firm Survey

Tal is honored to be recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the “Top twelve of  the largest healthcare executive search firms” as reported in a recent survey.

Lea Tal Honored: “Women Making an Impact 2014”

Lea Tal, President of Tal & Associates was honored at the “Women Making an Impact Awards 2014”.