February 3, 2022

TNAA Awarded Health Care Staffing Services Certification from The Joint Commission

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Travel Nurse Across America has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Health Care Staffing Services Certification by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health care organization’s commitment to providing safe and quality patient care.  

Health care staffing firms place temporary staff in organizations that direct or provide patient care. Health Care Staffing Services Certification demonstrates Travel Nurse Across America’s efforts to address how qualifications and competencies of staff are determined, placement of staff and how their performance is monitored.  

Travel Nurse Across America underwent a rigorous, onsite review on 02/01/2022 – 02/02/2022. During the visit, a Joint Commission reviewer evaluated compliance with related certification standards.  Joint Commission standards are developed in consultation with health care experts and providers, measurement experts and patients.  

“Health Care Staffing Services Certification recognizes health care staffing firms committed to fostering continuous quality improvement in patient safety and quality of care,” says Mark Pelletier, RN, MS, chief operating officer, Accreditation and Certification Operations, and chief nursing executive, The Joint Commission. “We commend Travel Nurse Across America for using certification to strengthen its program structure and management framework, as well as to enhance its staff recruitment and development processes.”  

For more information, please visit The Joint Commission website.