CINCINNATI, Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Health Carousel, a leading provider of healthcare workforce solutions, today announced the acquisition of Columbus, Ohio-based Medical Staffing Options. Concurrently, Health Carousel announced plans to hire 150 more people in 2017 across its locations in Dayton, Cincinnati, and Columbus.
Health Carousel's second acquisition in two years is part of the company's aggressive growth agenda, which includes expanding services and market share by acquiring high-quality healthcare staffing companies. Medical Staffing Options (MSO) adds scale to Health Carousel's existing travel nursing and allied healthcare staffing services.
Before acquiring MSO, Health Carousel was already ranked the US' third-fastest growing healthcare staffing firm by Staffing Industry Analyst's (SIA), and fifth-fastest growing staffing firm overall in 2016. Post-acquisition, Health Carousel vaults into the Top-25 of SIA's largest healthcare staffing firms in the United States.
Medical Staffing Options is also familiar with accelerated growth. The company ranked on Columbus Business First's Fast-50 growing businesses five times, finishing as high as No. 2. Medical Staffing Options has also made the Inc. 5000 list of America's fastest growing companies.
"This is a very exciting time for us," said MSO President Bob Gammill. "We've been growing for years, and joining a company like Health Carousel will enable us to accelerate our growth in the future." Mr. Gammill will continue to lead the Columbus office and will join Health Carousel's executive team as Senior Vice President.
"We are thrilled to welcome MSO into the Health Carousel family of brands," said Health Carousel CEO Bill DeVille. "Their outstanding sales culture and history of success makes this an ideal partnership. This will further our goal of becoming one of the leading healthcare staffing firms in the US."
Health Carousel plans to hire as many as 150 internal employees in 2017, including 75 sales & recruiting positions, across the Cincinnati, Dayton, and Columbus markets. "If you're looking for a meaningful career with a promising trajectory, we want you on this rocket ship," says DeVille.
For more information, including current Health Carousel openings, visit: healthcarousel.com/growth.
About Health Carousel
Health Carousel, parent company of Tailored Healthcare Staffing, PassportUSA, Next Medical Staffing and now Medical Staffing Options, is a Joint Commission Certified company that supports leading hospital systems, long-term care and rehab facilities, outpatient facilities and home health agencies. Currently, more than 1000 working healthcare professionals from Health Carousel are in 38 states across the US. In addition to its Cincinnati headquarters, the company also has affiliates offices in Dayton, Ohio, Manila, Philippines and now Columbus, Ohio.
About Medical Staffing Options
Medical Staffing Options (MSO) is a Joint Commission Certified healthcare staffing company based in Columbus, Ohio. MSO provides nurse travel staffing, and works with clients that include some of America's leading healthcare institutions.
Health Carousel Contact Information:
Name: John Sebastian, Chief Marketing Officer
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