BOCA RATON, Fla., March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Accountable Healthcare Staffing Inc., ("AHS"), a fast growing national provider of quality healthcare staffing solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Merry Fort, BS, RN to the position of Director of Clinical Services. With deep experience in the healthcare staffing sector, the addition of Ms. Fort will prove to be invaluable as the company continues to build its executive management team and further improve on the quality of the services the company delivers its diverse client base.
Commented Robert Adamson, Chairman & CEO of Accountable Healthcare Staffing Inc., "I am excited to be joining forces with Merry again. We have a long history of working together to provide quality workforce solutions to clients. Merry's background of clinical nursing combined with healthcare staffing experience is reflective of Accountable's approach to clinical led management."
An industry veteran, Ms. Fort has over twenty years of experience in healthcare, as a practitioner, healthcare staffing executive and entrepreneur. Like many members of the AHS Executive Management Team, Ms. Fort's career in the healthcare arena began as a nurse. Ready to move to the business side of healthcare, Ms. Fort joined ATC Healthcare in 1992 where she started as the Director of Healthcare Resources and was then promoted to Regional Vice President.
Fort then decided to put her entrepreneurial skills to the test and formed her own company, Sunbelt Healthcare Solutions, in Macon, Georgia. Through 1997-1999, Ms. Fort was the President and CEO and her company specialized in sourcing high technology nurses and respiratory therapists. In 1999, Sunbelt Health was acquired by Medical Staffing Network, and post-acquisition, Fort went on to assume numerous roles at the company – Regional Director, Regional Vice President, Southeastern Regional Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer.
"What an honor it is for me to once again work with the most dynamic executive team in the industry," stated Ms. Fort. "Your career path can take you on an interesting journey and it is comforting to return to a team where you feel you did and will do your best work."
With over two centuries of combined experience between their Executive Management and Branch Teams, Accountable Healthcare Staffing Inc is one of the fastest growing healthcare staffing agencies in the U.S. A provider of quality healthcare staffing solutions with locations in Boca Raton, Jacksonville, Clearwater, Orlando & South Florida; Dallas/Ft. Worth, San Antonio & Houston, Texas; Tulsa, Oklahoma, Albuquerque & Roswell, New Mexico; East Brunswick & West Orange, New Jersey; Macon, Georgia, Metro Washington D. C.; Denver, Colorado; St. Louis, MO; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Portland, Oregon, the Company's combined experience began in the '70s when healthcare staffing was just gaining recognition and momentum. Today, their teams bring together the experience and expertise of this dynamic industry as accountability and standards play an increasing role.
To learn more about Accountable Healthcare Staffing, visit the Company's website at AHCStaff.com or call (888) 740-4341.
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