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9 Best Shoes For Being On Your Feet All Day

Let’s face it, standing all day is a real drag for your feet. You probably know very well that if you work in a hospital or doctor’s office you can be in some serious pain by the end of the day. Supporting the weight of your body can be quite a task to demand of your feet and legs – find some much needed relief and prevent the longer term effects with a comprehensive list of the best shoes for being on your feet all day!

Skechers Women’s Premium-Premix Slip-On Sneaker

One of the most highly rated sneakers among the Skechers brand, this sturdy shoe offers a laceless design with a cushioned tongue and collar that provide you with both comfort and all day support. Feel cute and comfortable walking around without having to worry about the embarrassment of tripping over your shoelaces – it’s a win-win!

Men's orthopedic shoes

Dansko Men’s Wayne Slip-On

A comfort staple for healthcare professionals across the board, Dansko is a go-to industry favorite. The men’s Dansko Wayne is a casual slip-on that provides Dansko comfort around the clock! With full grain leather and dual side goring, this shoe provides increased flexibility and strength. While clogs are the pricier option in Men’s shoes, they do tend to last longer and we feel they are absolutely worth the extra spend!


Sanita Women’s Original Pro-Shade Mule

Keep cozy the Danish way with these comfy clogs! Featuring a rocker bottom, a leather anatomically-shaped footbed with excellent support, and a stabilizing PVC frame that helps these clogs last way longer than the competition, they bad boys are made for a day on your feet. Why sacrifice style? Pick from the countless, cool colors and patterns to show off your fun personality.

Alegria Women’s Donna Clog

Known for being one of the most comfortable nursing shoe brands on the market, Alegria brings style along for the ride. Although they are a tad more expensive, it’s well worth the price. The Donna Clog is a leather upper with manmade sole, removable latex, memory foam and cork footbed, and don’t forget an array of colors and patterns to suit your every mood including Friends White, Froggie Sue Black, Navy Sew Hope and just black and white for the more classic folks.


Roadrunner Custom Insoles

If you’re on the hunt for personalized comfort while you’re on the floor, Roadrunner might be the perfect answer for you! Roadrunner is a shoe-fit analysis that takes your personal foot shape to create an insole that is perfectly designed for your comfort. Perfect to use with your favorite pair of shoes or a great compliment for a new pair, Roadrunner insoles are a great way to reward yourself with some extra comfort.


Timberland Pro Women’s Renova Pewter Clog

Designed for all day comfort, these stylish soles have anti-fatigue technology, which not only sounds super cool but also absorbs shock and returns energy at key zones of the foot for ultimate comfort. The safegrip slip-resistant sole helps minimize slippage in the workplace while the heel-to-toe rocker design maintains the foot’s neutral position.

Brooks Addiction Walker

Get ready for maximum comfort when you slip on a pair of these fresh sneaks. Recommended by several doctors and physical therapists, they’re the perfect option for people with foot conditions or chronic discomfort. Do you struggle through long shifts? Find relief for your feet with the top choice for stability shoes!


Skecher’s Performance Men’s Go Walk 3

Are you a savvy shopper looking for the perfect affordable non-slips? Skecher’s Performance Men’s Go Walk features innovative footwear technology and has a resilient insole, with footbeds made of memory foam! Perfect for those long hours standing, this shoe has everything you need to stomp that 12 hour shift!


Klogs USA Women’s NAPLES Mule

Combine extremely comfortable cushioning with anti-slip outsoles and what do you get? The perfect pair of shoes. Work on wet or oily conditions without the worry of falling flat on your face while the insoles and outsoles provide lasting, durable support. Having nightmares of bunions? Save your toes the agony with these magnificent mules.


These shoes are made for walking – fall head over heels for the pair that work best for your daily routine. You spend all day taking care of other people, take some time to find support for yourself with comfortable shoes that give all around protection for long hours on your feet. A quality pair of sturdy shoes will get you through that long shift, and have you ready to do it all over again the next day!
KPG Healthcare is proud to be your go-to source for healthcare opportunities in the West, specializing in California. Whether you’re interested in travel nursing, per diem, allied, locum tenens or permanent placement, KPG Healthcare is your trusted partner for high quality, rewarding career opportunities. Contact us today!

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KPG Healthcare Awarded Certification from The Joint Commission

El Segundo, CA – April 14th 2017 – KPG Healthcare today announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Health Care Staffing Services Certification.  The certification demonstrates KPG Healthcare’s commitment to providing qualified and competent health care professionals.  KPG Healthcare has been certified by The Joint Commission since 2013.

“KPG Healthcare has demonstrated its commitment to providing quality health care staffing services to health care organizations as evidenced by its achievement of Joint Commission certification,” said Patrick Phelan, executive director, Hospital Business Development, The Joint Commission. “We recognize and commend KPG Healthcare for its efforts to provide a safe, high-quality standard of service.”

KPG Healthcare underwent a rigorous onsite review on March 21st, 2017. Joint Commission experts evaluated compliance with national standards that assess how health care staffing firms determine the qualifications and competency of staff, placement of staff, and how they monitor performance. The review and certification provides an independent, comprehensive evaluation of a staffing firm’s abilities to provide competent staffing services.

“KPG Healthcare is pleased to receive certification from The Joint Commission, the premier quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation,” added Joe Gossman, President, KPG Healthcare. “The certification demonstrates our commitment and accountability to clients and the health care professionals we employ.”

About KPG Healthcare

KPG Healthcare, based in El Segundo, CA, is a full-service healthcare staffing company that recruits and places, registered nurses, allied professionals, dental providers, physicians and medical sales professionals in temporary and permanent assignments throughout the country. Intently focused on offering the best jobs and delivering exceptional service in every placement and over the long term, KPG has built the finest relationships in the industry. KPG Healthcare has been certified continually by the Joint Commission for maintaining the highest level of placement standards, in 2016 was named among Staffing Industry Analysts’ Best Staffing Firms to Work For and ranked No. 248 on the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private companies, and in 2017 has been awarded membership to NALTO®. To learn more about KPG Healthcare, visit our website at kpghealthcare.com.


About The Joint Commission

Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission seeks to continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value. The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. An independent, nonprofit organization, The Joint Commission is the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. Learn more about The Joint Commission at www.jointcommission.org.





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6 Best Late-Night Eats in L.A.

You just got out of work after finishing an exhausting day – don’t punish your stomach with foul fast food. Cap off your evening with something delicious from the unlimited restaurants to get some late-night grub in Los Angeles – you deserve it!

Whether it’s a quick afternoon stop or a post late shift dinner, check out these satisfying spots to nosh on some noodles or maybe even chow down on a tasty turkey club.

Canter’s Deli

An L.A. institution since 1931, Canter’s is home to some of the most authentic Jewish Deli food in town.While the late night crowd is a fascinating cross-section of Los Angeles residents, the deli fare is appetizing. Skip the burgers and stick to the comfort food – cheese blintzes, latkes, matzo ball soup, or a bagel and lox. Canter’s Reuben is always a popular choice, the ultimate greasy treat. If you’re looking for full-on decadence, munch on the Monte Cristo – it’s everything you’ve ever wanted in a grilled turkey ham and cheese sandwich.

Canter’s Deli is located at 419 N Fairfax Ave., Beverly Grove, (323) 651-2030. It’s open 24 hours daily.



One of the best taco spots in LA, this Weho establishment delivers a late night option you’ll go loco for. Open on weekends until 2am, Guisados is the perfect spot to grab some grub on the way home from your shift!

Guisados is located 8935 Santa Monica Blvd.


Tatsu Ramen

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We find it oddly satisfying to order ramen via a wall-mounted touchscreen tablet, what about you? Move past the mediocre ramen burger and pork buns and order the well-balanced creamy tonkotsu ramen or a rice bowl for all your radical ramen needs.

Tatsu Ramen is located at 2123 Sawtelle Blvd., Sawtelle Japantown, (310) 684-2889; and 7111 Melrose Ave., Fairfax District, (323) 747-1388. Both locations open until 2 a.m. from Sundays through Wednesdays, and 3 a.m. on Thursdays through Saturdays.


Crave Cafe

Craving a crepe at 1am? Crave Cafe offers a spread of sweet ones – from fruit-filled crepes to cinnamon, Nutella and sugar combos (hey, they’ll help you stay awake for the overnight shift) – to savory ones with Greek-style combos and Lox with veggies. As if that’s not enough, you can order breakfast all day. You heard that right, all day. While you can scarf down your usual omelets, you can also feast on fun items like breakfast tacos or even breakfast pizza. Basically, just throw on your stretchy pants for the night – you’ll be eating a lot.

Crave Cafe is located at 14504 Ventura Blvd. in Sherman Oaks, (818) 990-7888 and 11992 Ventura Blvd. in Studio City, (818) 763-9000. They’re both open 24 hours daily.


The Original Pantry Cafe

Making greasy food dreams come true since 1924, this place is pretty dependable. A great place to people-watch, it’s a no-frills diner where you can get a heap of crispy bacon on your eggs breakfast plate. Note: don’t leave your bills at home, it’s cash only.

The Original Pantry Cafe is located at 877 S Figueroa St. in downtown, (213) 972-9279. It’s open 24 hours daily.


JJ Cafe

The landing pad in the SGV after a night out, you can always depend on this Hong-Kong style eatery for serving fast, cheap and casual Chinese comfort food until 4 a.m. The perfect meal after a 20 hour shift, you can mix it up with dishes like seafood chow fun, grilled pork chop with rice, and even baked bolognese (if you’re feeling Italian).

JJ Cafe is located at 447 W Garvey Ave, #102, Monterey Park, (626) 280-3833. It’s open from 7 a.m. to 4 a.m daily.


No matter what time you’re heading home from your shift, these spots are sure to make your belly happy and keep you moving! What are you waiting for? Get your late night eat on at any of these drool-worthy dining establishments in the L.A. area!

KPG Healthcare is proud to be your go-to source for healthcare opportunities in the Southern California area. Whether you’re interested in travel nursing, per diem, allied, locum tenens or permanent placement, KPG Healthcare is your trusted priority for high quality, rewarding career opportunities. Contact us today!

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