Maxim Healthcare Services Appoints New Chief Operating Officer for Staffing Division

Dec 19, 2012, 10:00 ET from Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc.

COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. (, an established provider of home healthcare, medical staffing, and wellness services, has appointed Christopher "Chris" Powell to its leadership team as Chief Operating Officer for the Maxim Staffing Solutions (MSS) division. In his role, Powell will be responsible for overseeing, developing, and setting the strategic direction for the day-to-day operations of MSS.

Prior to his appointment, Powell held various leadership positions for nearly 13 years at Maxim, receiving the Maxim Leadership Award in 2004. Recently he served as Regional Accounts Manager for the Central region where he was responsible for the leadership and business development of the MSS offices throughout the mid-west.

"Since joining Maxim in 2000, Chris has been a dynamic, thought-provoking leader with a proven track record," said Brad Bennett, Chief Executive Officer. "His experience and expertise is not only strengthening our staffing division but is helping us build the infrastructure we need to grow and become the number one staffing provider in every market we serve."

Powell earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and a concentration in Management and Marketing from the University of Montana.

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About Maxim Staffing Solutions
Maxim Staffing Solutions (MSS), a division of Maxim Healthcare Services, is a nationwide leader in medical and administrative staffing; providing contract, temp-to-perm, per diem, and direct hire personnel to nearly every segment of the healthcare market. With more than 100 office locations servicing all 50 states, MSS provides the qualified nursing professionals for medical facilities nationwide. They offer staffing divisions that are devoted to servicing specific niche specialties and work together to offer complete staffing solutions. For more information, please contact us at

About Maxim Healthcare Services
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. provides home healthcare, medical staffing, and wellness services across the U.S. Founded in 1988, Maxim is focused on delivering quality patient care and a commitment to employee development with an emphasis on customer service. Today, Maxim is an established partner in the healthcare industry and is constantly evolving to address the needs of our patients, caregivers, and clients. We regularly research new markets, expand our geographical presence, and diversify our client services to stay in the forefront of the healthcare services industry. Our focus on quality patient care and compliance is the foundation for our success. Learn more about Maxim Healthcare Services, or get more information about available Maxim Healthcare positions.

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