SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Denise Jackson, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of AMN Healthcare, has been named as one of the country's Top 50 Women Lawyers for 2016 by the National Diversity Council.
Organized in 2008, the National Diversity Council is committed to fostering a learning environment for organizations to grow and leverage their knowledge of diversity. The annual Top 50 Women Lawyers is a definitive list of female executives, influencers and achievers in the legal field. These women have reached the top of their profession and are effective leaders within their organization.
"Being recognized among these outstanding women is a great honor," Jackson said. "It reflects the value AMN Healthcare places on corporate diversity and the advancement of women."
The top 50 women lawyers are selected based on their contribution to business growth and strategy for their organization, integrity and ethical behavior, commitment to corporate citizenship, and mentoring of the next generation of women in the legal profession.
"I'm thrilled by this well-deserved honor for Denise and the entire company," said Susan Salka, CEO and President of AMN Healthcare. "Our company has an excellent reputation for ethics and integrity – and for diversity. Our legal team, led by Denise, has contributed greatly to these achievements."
In recent years, AMN Healthcare has won several Governance, Risk, and Compliance Leadership awards from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) Governance Services, and was also named by Forbes as one of the 100 most trustworthy companies in America.
About AMN Healthcare
AMN Healthcare is the leader and innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities across the nation. The Company provides unparalleled access to the most comprehensive network of quality healthcare professionals through its innovative recruitment strategies and breadth of career opportunities. With insights and expertise, AMN Healthcare helps providers optimize their workforce to successfully reduce complexity, increase efficiency, and improve patient outcomes. AMN delivers managed services programs, healthcare executive search solutions, vendor management systems, recruitment process outsourcing, predictive modeling, medical coding and consulting, and other services. 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. For more information about AMN Healthcare, visit www.amnhealthcare.com
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