Top Echelon Contracting (TEC), a provider of contract staffing back-office services to recruiters, has worked with its insurance underwriters to increase the types of healthcare positions and work environments they will accept.
Canton, OH (PRWEB) July 20, 2012
Healthcare is one of the most popular areas for contract staffing as the American population continues to age and medical facilities search for ways to contain their costs. To help recruiters place more healthcare contractors, Top Echelon Contracting (TEC), a provider of contract staffing back-office services to recruiters, has worked with its insurance underwriters to increase the types of healthcare positions and work environments they will accept.
One of the keys areas in which they have expanded is in nursing. Recruiters can now place Registered Nurses (RNs) through TEC in a greater variety of specialties, particularly in Pediatrics. RNs may be placed in the following areas:
- Ambulatory Care
- ER & OR
- Home Health (Clinical treating)
- Interventional Radiology
- Labor & Delivery
- Manufacturing Environment
- Mother/Baby care
- Nursing Home
- PACU (Recovery Room)
- Telemetry/Step Down
- Urgent Care
In addition, TEC continues to place a large number of healthcare contractors in some of the fastest growing healthcare positions, including Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Speech Language Pathologists, and Speech Language Pathologist Assistants.
TEC places healthcare professionals in physicians’ offices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, and charitable and welfare organizations. They can also place professional healthcare contractors in nursing homes, skilled nursing facilities, and home health environments.
The company carries an extensive Certificate of Insurance that includes medical professional liability insurance. To help qualify contractors in this industry, the following additional screenings are run on each healthcare contractor:
- Drug Screening
- Background Check
- License Verification
- OIG/HHS (Medicare Fraud) Search
- Bloodborne Pathogen Training and Testing
- Immunization verification (Hepatitis B, TB)
- Skills Checklists
- CPR Training/Certification
- FBI Fingerprinting (contact with children)
- HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act) Agreement
To find out if TEC can accept your healthcare contract placement, please call them at (888) 627-3678.