Katie Abby, chief operating officer of VISTA Staffing Solutions, Salt Lake City, was installed recently as president of the National Association of LocumTenens Organizations.
installed recently as president of the National Association of LocumTenens Organizations.
Other officials, installed during the group's annual meeting in Denver, are:
, who previously worked for NMRhealthpros, a locumtenens and per-diem staffing company.
Rosebrough says he originally began researching VMS as a result of its impact on the staffing market. "When I saw
to the company's acquisition of MHA.
Second-quarter gross margins by business line were: 24.5% for nurse and allied healthcare staffing, 26.5% for locumtenens staffing and 61.2% for physician permanent
industry downturn. But the prognosis for locumtenens, as it is known, isn't quite so robust this year.
... industry downturn. But the prognosis for locumtenens, as it is known, isn't quite so robust this year. Providers are reporting gross margin erosion due to rising insurance costs and increasing scrutiny
-term prospects looked good. With the exception of locumtenens, all sectors in healthcare staffing have experienced a drop in their revenue in the past year, and might continue to see more of the same in the year
is a provider of locumtenens (physician contract staffing), physician permanent placement and travel allied health staffing.
AMN's acquisition of MHA increased its total debt to $205 million.
For the fourth
in 2004 revenue, up from No. 7.
Salt Lake City-based CompHealth Group forged ahead to No. 4 position from No. 6 last year with revenue of $395 million. The robust locumtenens market no doubt contributed