Tandym Group receives Gold Seal of Approval from Joint Commission

New York, January 2010 – Tandym Group has achieved the Gold Seal of Approval™ for health care staffing services from The Joint Commission.

Tandym Group underwent an on-site review of its compliance with national standards addressing how staffing firms determine the qualifications and competency of their staff, how they place their staff, and how they monitor staff’s performance. Upon completing the Joint Commission’s evaluation process, Tandym Group was awarded certification for Health Care Staffing Services.

“Health care organizations that contract with Tandym Group can look to this certification as an assurance that Tandym Group demonstrates a commitment to providing and continuously improving quality services,” says Michele Sacco, M.S., executive director, Health Care Staffing Services Certification, Joint Commission.

Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission seeks to continuously improve the safety and quality of care provided to the public through the provision of health care accreditation and related services that support performance improvement in health care organizations. Governed by a board that includes physicians, nurses, and consumers, The Joint Commission sets the standards by which health care quality is measured in America and around the world.

“Certification recognizes Tandym Group’s dedication to providing health care professionals that are qualified to provide safe, high-quality care to patients,” says Kyle Mattice, Managing Director of the Temporary Health Services division. “We’re proud to receive the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™.”