I was happy to recommend Gail for the position. Her successful tenure as a physician recruiter and team manager equips her to work responsibly in an allied role supportive of our locum tenens business.
Alpharetta, GA (Vocus) October 26, 2009
Gail Harvey has been elevated from Vice President of Surgery with Jackson & Coker to Vice President with JH CVO , a Credentials Verification Organization. JH CVO provides credentials verification services for clients in the locum tenens field such as Jackson & Coker.
Sandra Garrett, Jackson & Coker's president, explained: "I was happy to recommend Gail for the position. Her successful tenure as a physician recruiter and team manager equips her to work responsibly in an allied role supportive of our locum tenens business."
Ms. Harvey will be responsible for managing a staff of 30 professionals involved with credentials verification, licensing, and assisting providers in obtaining hospital privileging. Additionally, she will provide oversight for maintenance of the CVO's professional certification by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and Jackson & Coker's certification by the Joint Commission as a "Certified Health Care Staffing Service."
Commenting on her promotion, effective October 1, she mentioned, "I look forward to working with such a well-trained, competent staff that has served Jackson & Coker capably over the years. Ensuring that all aspects of the CVO are functioning smoothly is a challenge that I welcome in my new position."
A seasoned physician recruiter and manager, Ms. Harvey began her career with Jackson & Coker in 1988. Over the last 21 years, she has served in various roles that contributed to the growth of Jackson & Coker's locum tenens division, and has worked closely with the CVO to make sure providers were properly prepared for their temporary assignments.
"Maintaining a smooth operation that streamlines credentialing and privileging assistance for our providers is of utmost importance," she added. "Our doctors appreciate the fact that we make it easy for them to work with our medical specialty teams in identifying suitable practice opportunities."
About JH CVO
JH CVO (http://www.jhcvo.org) is a full-service credentials verification organization (CVO) that provides credentialing, licensing and privileging assistance to health care organizations, including medical staffing firms. JH CVO is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) in ten out of ten credentialing elements
About Jackson & Coker
Headquartered in metro Atlanta, Jackson & Coker (http://www.jacksoncoker.com) is a leader in the physician recruitment industry. For over three decades, the firm has served a wide array of commercial and government clientele, placing physicians in over 40 medical specialties and advanced practitioners in short-term, long-term and temp-to-perm employment opportunities. Associates from the company's two divisions, Locum Tenens and Retained Search, work together to provide cost-effective and time-sensitive solutions to clients seeking a superior level of customer service.