Physician recruiting firm LocumTenens.com, a leading provider of temporary physician staffing, is pleased to announce its agreement with VHA Inc., a national healthcare network, to provide physicians for locum tenens assignments.
Alpharetta, GA (Vocus) November 24, 2009 -- Physician recruiting firm LocumTenens.com, a leading provider of temporary physician staffing, is pleased to announce its agreement with VHA Inc., a national healthcare network, to provide physicians for locum tenens assignments.
Focusing on critical, high-demand specialty areas including anesthesia, primary care, psychiatry, radiology and surgery, LocumTenens.com will provide VHA’s member hospitals with access to thousands of qualified physicians and CRNAs. The company will work with VHA to improve the clinical and economic performance of community hospitals across the U.S.
The agreement will broaden VHA’s portfolio of services to create valuable products and benefits for their members. In addition to exclusive discounted pricing, as a preferred vendor, LocumTenens.com will offer VHA members free access to special programs and subscriptions.
For LocumTenens.com, this agreement will provide support and recommended access to VHA members. The agreement will further service fulfillment and encourage collaboration and sharing of best practices. Additionally, it will provide physicians working with LocumTenens.com expanded locum tenens and permanent opportunities.
“The VHA collaboration is an exciting opportunity for LocumTenens.com, as well as for our physicians,” said R. Shane Jackson, president of LocumTenens.com. “We look forward to providing VHA hospitals increased access to quality physicians.”
Founded in 1995, LocumTenens.com is a full-service physician recruitment firm specializing in high-demand specialty areas, including anesthesia, primary care, psychiatry, radiology and surgery, within U.S. hospitals, medical groups and community health centers. LocumTenens.com is part of the Jackson Healthcare family of companies. To learn more, visit http://www.locumtenens.com/welcome.
VHA Inc., based in Irving, Texas, is a national network of not-for-profit health care organizations that work together to drive maximum savings in the supply chain arena, set new levels of clinical performance and identify and implement best practices to improve operational efficiency and clinical outcomes. Formed in 1977, through its 17 regional offices, VHA serves more than 1,400 hospitals and more than 24,000 non-acute care providers nationwide. VHA was ranked by Modern Healthcare as the 7th best place to work in health care in 2009.
Deb Zelnio, Director of Marketing
Email: zelnio (at) locumtenens (dot) com
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