SAN DIEGO, Oct. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Susan Salka, CEO and President of AMN Healthcare, has been named to Global Power 100 – Women in Staffing, a recognition of influencers and innovators by Staffing Industry Analysts.
"On behalf of AMN Healthcare and the women who represent our organization and support our clients, it is an honor to receive this recognition from Staffing Industry Analysts," Salka said. "It is important to encourage women to strive for leadership roles in our industry. With today's tremendous need for staffing experts, it is the perfect time for women to advance in the area of healthcare workforce staffing. Women leaders in our industry have an opportunity and a responsibility to make vital contributions to workforce development and management."
Staffing Industry Analysts launched Global Power 100 – Women in Staffing this year to highlight the contributions of women leaders in the staffing industry.
"These women are all game changers, people who have taken the operations of their companies to entirely new levels," said Subadhra R. Sriram, Editor and Publisher of Staffing Industry Analysts. "Highlighting the skills and accomplishments of the women in the staffing industry is our way of acknowledging the very real contributions made by this group."
Salka joined AMN Healthcare in 1990, serving in several leadership positions, including CFO, COO. She was named President in 2003 and CEO in 2005. During her tenure, AMN Healthcare has grown to be the largest and most comprehensive healthcare staffing and workforce solutions company in the nation, and today is universally recognized as the leader and innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services. Salka has guided company expansion through the acquisition of over a dozen companies, leading the industry into a new era of technology-enabled services for workforce management.
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About AMN Healthcare
AMN Healthcare is the leader and innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities across the nation. AMN Healthcare's workforce solutions - including managed services programs, vendor management systems, recruitment process outsourcing and consulting services - enable providers to successfully reduce complexity, increase efficiency and improve patient outcomes within the rapidly evolving healthcare environment. The Company provides unparalleled access to the most comprehensive network of quality healthcare professionals through its innovative recruitment strategies and breadth of career opportunities. Clients include acute-care hospitals, community health centers and clinics, physician practice groups, retail and urgent care centers, home health facilities, and many other healthcare settings. AMN Healthcare disseminates news and information about the Company through its website, which can be found at www.amnhealthcare.com.
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