Profile: AMN Healthcare Services Inc (AHS)
26 Jul 2016
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (AMN Healthcare), incorporated on November 10, 1997, offers healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities. The Company operates through three segments: Nurse and Allied Healthcare Staffing Segment, Locum Tenens Staffing Segment and Physician Permanent Placement Services Segment. The Company provides its healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services at acute and sub-acute care hospitals and other healthcare facilities throughout the United States. The Company offers Managed Services Programs, Vendor Management Systems (VMS), Per Diem Staffing, Interim Leadership Staffing and Executive Search Services, Workforce Optimization Services and Recruitment Process Outsourcing. Its services include Travel Nurse Staffing, Rapid Response Nurse Staffing, Local, or Per Diem, Staffing, Locum Tenens Staffing, Allied Staffing, Physician Permanent Placement Services, Interim Leadership Staffing and Executive Search Services, Managed Services Programs, Vendor Management Systems, Recruitment Process Outsourcing and Workforce Optimization Services
The Company's Travel Nurse Staffing provides clients nurses, to work temporary assignments under its brand, American Mobile, as well as under its Onward Healthcare and Nurses Rx brands. Assignments in acute-care hospitals, including teaching institutions, trauma centers and community hospitals, consists of majority of its assignments. Under its O'Grady-Peyton brands, it recruits nurses internationally from English speaking countries that emigrate to the United States under a permanent resident visa (Green Card) that work for it for a period of approximately 18 months. The Company's Rapid Response Nurse Staffing provide a shorter-term staffing solution of 4 to 8 weeks under its NurseChoice brand to address hospitals' urgent need for registered nurses, including in connection with their electronic medical records (EMR) conversion projects. NurseChoice is targeted to recruit and staff nurses who can begin assignments within 1 to 2 weeks in acute-care facilities in contrast to the 3 to 5 week lead-time that may be required for travel nurses. The Company through Local, or Per Diem, Staffing through its Nursefinders brand, provides its clients local staffing in over 30 local areas, in conjunction with its managed services programs. Local staffing involves the placement of locally based healthcare professionals on daily shift work on an as-needed basis.
The Company's Locum Tenens Staffing place physicians of various specialties, advanced practice clinicians and dentists on an independent contractor basis on temporary assignments with various types of healthcare organizations throughout the United States, including hospitals, health systems, medical groups, occupational medical clinics, psychiatric facilities, government institutions and insurance companies. The Company markets Locum Tenens Staffing services through its Staff Care, Linde Healthcare and Locum Leaders brands. The Company's Allied Staffing provides allied health professionals, both on a travel and local staffing basis, under brands that include Med Travelers, Club Staffing and Rx Pro Health to acute-care hospitals and other healthcare facilities, such as skilled nursing facilities, rehabilitation clinics, and retail and mail-order pharmacies. Allied health professionals include such disciplines as physical therapists, respiratory therapists, occupational therapists, medical and radiology technologists, speech pathologists, rehabilitation assistants, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. The Company's Physician Permanent Placement Services provide physician permanent placement services to hospitals, healthcare facilities and physician practice groups throughout the United States.
The Company's Interim Leadership Staffing and Executive Search Services' practice areas include senior healthcare executives, physician executives, chief nursing officers, and other clinical and operational leaders. The Company's Managed Services Programs service includes both the placement of its own healthcare professionals and the utilization of other staffing agencies. The Company's Vendor Management Systems provide two VMS technologies, ShiftWise and Medefis. The Company's Recruitment Process Outsourcing offers its clients recruitment process outsourcing services, customized to their particular needs, pursuant to which it recruit, hire and/or onboard permanent clinical and nonclinical positions on behalf of the client. The Company's Workforce Optimization Services provide workforce optimization services, including consulting, data analytics, predictive modeling and Software as a Service (SaaS) based scheduling technology.
The Company competes with CHG Healthcare Services, Cross Country Healthcare, RightSourcing, Jackson Healthcare and Parallon Workforce Management Solutions.
AMN Healthcare Services Inc
12400 High Bluff Dr Ste 100
SAN DIEGO CA 92130-3077