Houston, TX - (11/12/2015) Dean's Professional Services today announces re-certification of The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Health Care Staffing Services Certification . The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization's commitment to providing qualified and competent health care professionals.
Dean's Professional Services underwent a rigorous on-site review on October 20, 2015. Joint Commission experts evaluated compliance with national standards that assess how health care staffing firms determine the qualifications and competency of staff, placement of staff, and how they monitor performance. All certified health care staffing organizations are required to collect data on their own performance.
Health care staffing firms place temporary staff in organizations that direct or provide patient care. Established in October 2004, Health Care Staffing Services Certification, awarded for a two-year period, offers an independent and comprehensive evaluation of a staffing firm's abilities to provide competent staffing services.
"Dean's Proessional Services has thoroughly demonstrated its commitment to providing and continuously improving quality services," said Michele Sacco, M.S., executive director, Palliative Care and Health Care Staffing Certification, The Joint Commission.
Dean's Professional Services is pleased to receive re-certification from The Joint Commission, the premier quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation. "Health Care Staffing Certification demonstrates commitment and accountability to our clients and the health care professionals we employ. Certification establishes, defines and measures delivery on key functional areas and performance measures across the entire industry," added Shannon Divers, Director of Operations.
The Joint Commission
Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission seeks to continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value. The Joint Commission accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. An independent, nonprofit organization, The Joint Commission is the nation's oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. Learn more about The Joint Commission atwww.jointcommission.org.
Dean's Professional Services
Dean's Professional Services is a national and award winning staffing, staff development, and consulting company. DPS was just named one of the Best and Brightest Companies to work for in Houston 2014, taking home the elite award of Communication In 2010 and 2011, Dean's Professional Services was listed in the Inc. 5000. Since 1999, Dean's Professional Services has ranked among the largest permanent placement, largest area temporary placement, largest minority owned, and the Fast 100 by the Houston Business Journal. In 2009, Dean's Professional Services became a Joint Commission Certified Health Care Staffing Service.
Dean's Professional Services has been a career home-base for over 25,000 people, servicing Texas, Washington, Louisiana, Tennessee, Arkansas, Florida, Colorado, and Ohio.
Said Mrs. Jennifer Dean, "We have a unique opportunity to continue our growth in a way that will maintain our customer service standards, always giving 150%, never settling for 100%, knowing our customers are the reason we are in business."
Divisions of DPS:
Healthcare Staffing Services
Administrative and Professional Staffing Services
Skilled Labor and Environmental Staffing Services
For more information about Dean's Professional Services visit www.deansprofessionalservices.com.