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Medical Staffing Options Expanding in Columbus Region, Creating 60 Jobs
Release date: 3/27/2017
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Columbus, OH – Medical Staffing Options, a Joint Commission Certified healthcare staffing company that provides travel nurse staffing opportunities at some of the premier healthcare institutions across the United States, announced it is expanding in Columbus and creating 60 new jobs. The company, which already employs 47 people in the area, will lease a 30,000 square-foot office at 400 West Nationwide Boulevard. Hiring for the new recruiting and support positions will begin in the third quarter of 2017.
In January, Health Carousel, a Cincinnati-based company that is a leading provider of healthcare workforce solutions, announced it had acquired Medical Staffing Options. The acquisition was Health Carousel’s second in two years and 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 adds scale to Health Carousel’s existing travel nursing and allied healthcare staffing services.
“We are pleased that Medical Staffing Options is continuing to grow and create jobs in the City of Columbus,” said Columbus Mayor Andrew J. Ginther. “Health Carousel has made it clear that it is investing in rapid growth, and its acquisition of Medical Staffing Options is recognition of the Columbus Region’s ability to position the company for success in Ohio.”
“Medical Staffing Options has a long history of success and growth,” said Bill DeVille, chief executive officer, Health Carousel. “We are excited for Medical Staffing Options to continue to grow in Columbus and know that the area’s strong talent pool will support our company’s goal to become one of the leading healthcare staffing firms in the nation.”
The Columbus Region is home to a robust and highly-skilled talent pool, and is home to 56 college and university campuses with a total enrollment of more than 136,000 students and more than 20,000 annual graduates. Further, the Columbus Region's workforce is young with one of the nation's highest concentrations of millennials and is ranked the No. 2 city for return on salary according to BenefitsPRO.
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.
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 City of Columbus, Ohio
The City of Columbus is the 15th largest city in the United States with a population of approximately 850,106 residents. The Columbus economy is balanced with a combination of education, technology, government, research, insurance and health care entities as major employers within the region. Columbus is gaining nationwide recognition for its historic neighborhoods, booming downtown arts and sporting districts, open attitude and a noticeably affordable quality of life. Learn more about the City of Columbus at columbus.gov/development/Economic-Development/
About Columbus 2020
As the economic development organization for the Columbus Region, Columbus 2020’s mission is to generate opportunity and build capacity for economic growth across 11 Central Ohio counties. In 2010, hundreds of business and community leaders developed the Columbus 2020 Regional Growth Strategy, and the Columbus Region is now experiencing the strongest decade of growth in its history. The Columbus 2020 team conducts business outreach, promotes the Columbus Region to market-leading companies around the world, conducts customized research to better understand the Columbus Region’s competitiveness, and works to leverage public, private and institutional partnerships. Funding is received from more than 300 private organizations, local governments, academic institutions and JobsOhio. Learn more at ColumbusRegion.com
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