(PRWEB) August 17, 2012
FlexCare Medical Staffing, one of the nation’s largest privately held healthcare staffing companies (http://www.flexcarestaff.com), is pleased to announce that it has been awarded The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval™ for Health Care Staffing Services. For the third consecutive time, since the initial certification in Aug 2008, no deficiencies were found during the certification process.
The Joint Commission is a nationally recognized provider of quality standards in the healthcare industry. As part of its rigorous certification process, The Joint Commission conducted an unannounced on-site evaluation to determine the qualifications and competency of FlexCare Medical Staffing’s healthcare providers and reviewed procedures for placing staff and monitoring healthcare provider performance.
"Receiving zero deficiencies is a huge accomplishment; backing it up for a third time is a testament of our commitment to exceed The Joint Commission’s standards, our commitment to our clients and to our healthcare providers that touch the lives of others every day.” said Travis Mannon, CEO, FlexCare Medical Staffing.
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 evaluates and accredits more than 19,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States, including more than 10,300 hospitals and home care organizations, and more than 6,500 other health care organizations that provide long term care, behavioral health care, laboratory and ambulatory care services. The Joint Commission also provides certification of more than 2,000 disease-specific care programs, primary stroke centers, and health care staffing services. An independent, not-for-profit 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 http://www.jointcommission.org
About FlexCare Medical Staffing
FlexCare Medical Staffing is a nationwide leader in travel nursing services and provides contract, temp-to-perm, local travel, and direct hire recruitment to the top acute care facilities across the nation. FlexCare was founded in 2006 and quickly established itself as market leader and innovator in the niche of travel nursing. FlexCare has received multiple awards recognizing the company for excellence, including being named one of the Top 5 travel nursing companies in the nation for 2012 by Highway Hypodermics. For more information, please contact us at http://www.FlexCareStaff.com and check us out on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/FlexCare