As a current user, we are pleased to expand our relationship with NurseTesting for our entire nursing division
High Point, NC (Vocus) August 22, 2008
Medical Staffing Network (MSN) has selected Amistaff Healthcare Technology and its flagship product NurseTesting, to manage and standardize the testing and screening of healthcare professionals working through the MSN’s OneSource Vendor Management Program for the Chicago market. OneSource, a leading national vendor management service program offers streamlined and efficient scalable solutions to improve staffing fill rates and lower turnover, while reducing overall contingent staffing costs. As a NurseTesting user Medical Staffing Network is able to create better efficiencies within their hiring process that ensures placing a highly qualified healthcare professional within their clients’ facilities.
NurseTesting is the market leader in competency testing for healthcare staffing firms and hospitals nationwide. NurseTesting's Nationally Validated Content is unmatched in the marketplace. Through the use of the Test Validation and Analysis Program (TVAP), NurseTesting is able to provide actual analytics, metrics and benchmarks that substantiate the validity and reliability of its content, as well as reducing potential adverse impact for its clients.
“As a current user, we are pleased to expand our relationship with NurseTesting for our entire nursing division” said Pat Layton, EVP Quality Improvement. “It has allowed us to place our focus on different aspects of recruiting knowing that the testing components of the hiring process are being conducted and managed by the leader in competency testing.”
James Ostmann, Chief Nursing Officer for NurseTesting states "In an industry that strives to bring qualified and competent clinicians to the bedside, NurseTesting is honored to assist Medical Staffing Network in the screening and testing of all clinicians in the Chicago marketplace. Through the use of Nationally Validated competency exams, Medical Staffing Network and their customers will feel comfortable that only qualified candidates will be considered. Hence, better qualified clinicians will directly impact the quality of care being provided and reduce the liability across the continuum."
About Amistaff Healthcare Technology: Amistaff Healthcare Technology was founded in 2004 as a healthcare staffing solutions provider. Amistaff creates products and services that help healthcare staffing firms and hospitals improve recruitment, retention and placement of caregivers. Amistaff includes a team of IT professionals, RN’s and former recruiters; this allows Amistaff to base their products on an in-depth understanding of each client’s unique staffing requirements. All of the Amistaff products are web-based solutions designed to simplify workflows and increase efficiency. These products include NurseTesting, BlueSky Medical Staffing Software and eSigTek Electronic Signatures. Visit http://www.amistaff.com for additional information.
About Medical Staffing Network: Medical Staffing Network Holdings, Inc (MSN) is the third largest diversified healthcare staffing company in the United States as measured by revenues. The Company is the leading provider of per diem nurse staffing services and is also a leading provider of travel, allied health and vendor managed services. Since 1998, Medical Staffing Network has been employing nursing and allied healthcare professionals, as well as offering complete staffing solutions for healthcare facilities. MSN concentrates its core business in six major staffing areas: Per Diem Nursing, Travel Nursing, Allied Healthcare, Pharmacy, Anesthesia and Clinical Research. MSN’s OneSource is a leading Vendor Management Service Program that provides service with leading edge technology to effectively manage contingent healthcare staffing.