AMN Healthcare Services, Inc.
| New York Stock Exchange: AHS
Similar to: Kindred Healthcare, Inc.
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. is an innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities across the nation. Its workforce solutions includes managed services programs and recruitment process outsourcing services. The company also provides unparalleled access to the largest network of quality clinicians and physicians through its innovative recruitment strategies and breadth of career opportunities. It operates its business through three segments: Nurse and Allied Healthcare Staffing, Locum Tenens Staffing and Physician Permanent Placement Services. The Nurse and Allied Healthcare Staffing segment provides hospital and other healthcare facilities with a range of clinical workforce solutions, including: a comprehensive managed services solution in which it manages all of the temporary nursing and allied needs of a client, traditional clinical staffing solutions of variable assignment lengths, and a recruitment process outsourcing program that leverages its expertise and support systems to replace or complement a client's existing internal recruitment function for permanent placement needs. The Locum Tenens Staffing segment place physicians of all specialties, as well as dentists, certified registered nurse anesthetists, physician assistants and nurse practitioners, with clients on a temporary basis as independent contractors. The locum tenens physicians and other professionals are used by its healthcare facility and physician practice group clients to fill temporary vacancies created by vacation and leave schedules and to bridge the gap while they seek permanent candidates or explore expansion. The Physician Permanent Placement Services segment assists hospitals, healthcare facilities and physician practice groups throughout the United States in identifying and recruiting physicians for permanent placement. AMN Healthcare Services was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.