Forbes Names TeamHealth Among "America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies"
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TMH), one of the nation's largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, was recently named among "America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies" by Forbes Magazine. Each year, Forbes works with GMI Ratings, a provider of research, data and analytics on environmental, social, governance (ESG) and forensic accounting risks affecting the performance of public companies, to identify the 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in the U.S. To develop the ranking, GMI reviews the accounting and governance behaviors of more than 8,000 publicly-traded companies in North America. The assessment of each company includes factors such as high-risk events, revenue and expense recognition methods, SEC actions and bankruptcy risk as indicators of a company's credibility. The 100 companies that make the list garnered the highest scores for trustworthy behavior during the four quarters of the previous fiscal year.
"TeamHealth is a fiscally conservative, financially stable organization with the highest standards of integrity and ethics," said Lynn Massingale, MD, executive chairman and co-founder of TeamHealth. "To be recognized one of 'America's Most Trustworthy Companies' by Forbes and GMI is an honor; an accolade that emphasizes our organization's commitment to quality, efficiency and exceptional patient care."
TeamHealth (Knoxville, Tenn.) (NYSE: TMH) is one of the largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals in the United States. Through its 19 regional locations and multiple service lines, TeamHealth's more than 9,800 affiliated healthcare professionals provide emergency medicine, hospital medicine, anesthesia, urgent care, and pediatric staffing and management services to more than 860 civilian and military hospitals, clinics, and physician groups in 46 states. The term "TeamHealth" as used throughout this release includes Team Health, Inc., and all of its related entities, divisions, subsidiaries and affiliated physicians and physician groups. For more information about TeamHealth, visit www.teamhealth.com.
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