Medical Staffing Network Recertified by The Joint Commission
BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Medical Staffing Network Healthcare, LLC (MSN) announced today that it has received recertification from the Joint Commission for another term. Medical Staffing Network was one of the pioneering healthcare staffing firms to receive Health Care Staffing Services Certification from the Joint Commission in 2005, and has consistently received recertification every renewal period.
The recertification process includes on-site audits at branches across the country as part of a rigorous process that determines the qualifications and competency of the staff, and the ongoing monitoring of their performance.
Patricia Layton, RN, MSN’s EVP and Chief Nursing Officer commented, “Earning recertification for the fifth consecutive time emphasizes Medical Staffing Network’s commitment to continually improve the level of care for our clients and their patients. We’re very proud of the excellence embodied by our clinical staff, and the dedication and hard work of our corporate staff, who ensure the highest level of quality, integrity and service every day.”
The Joint Commission’s certification program offers an independent evaluation of a staffing firm’s ability to provide competent staffing services. Its accreditation signifies that an organization has complied with national safety and quality care standards, and is committed to continually improving patient care processes and practices.
Said Michele Sacco, M.S., Executive Director, Health Care Staffing Services Certification, The Joint Commission, “Health care organizations that contract with Medical Staffing Network can look to Joint Commission certification as an assurance that MSN demonstrates a commitment to providing and continuously improving quality services.”
About The Joint Commission
Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission is an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies more than 19,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards. For more information, visit www.jointcommission.org.
About Medical Staffing Network Healthcare, LLC
Over the past 15 years, Medical Staffing Network has been at the forefront of premier workforce management solutions for healthcare. With over 70 offices nationwide, MSN provides local, customized, scalable workforce staffing and management services. MSN is Joint Commission Certified and was named one of the largest U.S. Healthcare Staffing Firms by Staffing Industry Analysts. For more information, visit www.msnhealth.com.
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