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American Traveler Receives Sixth Consecutive Gold Seal of Approval

Certification rewards the travel nurse company's dedication to service

Release Date: 
Monday March 03, 2014
Press Release Source: 
PR Web
Press Release Location: 
Boca Raton, FL

After a thorough review process, American Traveler earns The Joint Commission's Health Care Staffing Services (HCSS) Certification.

American Traveler Staffing Professionals has earned its 6th consecutive Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval for healthcare staffing firms. The certification illustrates the experienced travel nurse company's dedication to increasingly high levels of service to its healthcare clients.

The independent, not-for-profit Joint Commission was founded in 1951 to ensure the safety and quality of patient care, through accreditation programs and related services that support continuous performance improvement in healthcare organizations.

The certification review evaluates healthcare staffing agency performance based on:

  • Leadership and management performance
  • Human resources management
  • Continuous improvement
  • Information management

Healthcare Staffing Excellence is a Team Effort

The Gold Seal of Approval recognizes American Traveler's commitment to excellence in providing healthcare facilities with registered nurse professionals that deliver quality patient care and to provide client travel nurses with rewarding careers.

Mary Kay Hull, Vice President of Recruitment at American Traveler Staffing Professionals recognized the American Traveler team stating,

"We would like to thank our clinical staff in the field for your participation in this process, your dedication to your profession and your daily passion for providing excellent patient care. We would also like to thank our Corporate Staff whose knowledge, professionalism and client service driven attitudes thoroughly impressed The Joint Commission Representative. Special mention and praise were noted for key employees in recruitment and compliance departments including: Kristin Zandee, Jennie Rayner, Fran Golden, Lisa Harrington, Tsega Lawrence, Michala Nowak, Valerie Podwill, Debbie Bacurin, R.N."


The Joint Commission Certification
Mary Kay H, VP Recruitment
Kristin Z, Senior Recruiter
Lisa H, Documentation Manager
Debbie Bacurin - Clinical Account Manager

About American Traveler

The Joint Commission Gold Seal

American Traveler Staffing Professionals is a healthcare staffing agency and workforce management solutions company. The agency delivers nursing and allied health professionals to more than 3,500 hospitals nationwide including six state hospital associations and the three largest healthcare systems in the United States. American Traveler is GSA-approved and the go-to staffing source for temporary and permanent registered nurses, occupational therapists and physical therapists. The company has continuously demonstrated the quality of its healthcare staffing services by earning the Joint Commission’s prestigious Gold Seal of Approval since 2005.

Diane C. Bok
Diane B. Managing Director