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Home for the holidays: IT and marketing donate to local shelter

12/28/2012 4:29 PM

CHG’s IT and marketing teams made the holidays a bit brighter for families staying at The Road Home, a Utah nonprofit agency that assists individuals and families experiencing homelessness in Salt Lake county and surrounding areas. After raising $2,300 to buy food and gifts for those staying at the shelter in Midvale, Utah, team members visited the building Dec. 10.

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See how our Weatherby Healthcare offices celebrated the holidays!

12/27/2012 5:35 PM

Our Weatherby Healthcare offices in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and Cary, N.C. celebrated the holiday season with parties at local venues — the Westin Fort Lauderdale Hotel and Cardinal Club in downtown Raleigh — during December. Those who attended enjoyed hors d'oeuvres, drinks and dancing.

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Find out how Shadow brightened the Norwalk, Conn. office

12/26/2012 12:28 PM

It’s not every day that a shadow can brighten the day — but when Shadow is a black labrador retriever, it certainly can. Following the Dec. 14 Newtown, Conn. tragedy, John Giglietta, vice president of the CompHealth permanent placement division in Norwalk, Conn., brought in his daughter’s certified therapy dog, Shadow, to visit employees.

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See how CHG plans to grow in 2013!

12/26/2012 11:36 AM

The unemployment rate in Utah fell to 5.1 percent in November 2012, the lowest rate since November 2008, and the job count rose 3.1 percent during the same month. And CHG is contributing to the job growth trend -- adding 100 to 200 people each year.

"Because of the physician shortage [in the U.S.], there’s been great demand for our services. So we’ve been hiring people to continue to pursue the growth opportunities that exist," CHG’s CEO, Mike Weinholtz, told a Salt Lake Tribune reporter.

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Let it snow: Find out how snowflakes are helping Sandy Hook students

12/21/2012 3:58 PM

Find out how people throughout CHG have come together to make snowflakes for Sandy Hook Elementary students -- and how they're supporting our CompHealth permanent placement office in Norwalk, Conn.

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See how we provided healthcare to 15 million in 2012!

12/21/2012 12:49 PM

Our people made it possible for 15.7 million people to receive healthcare this year! See how our client and physician representatives, housing coordinators and credentialing teams work together to place doctors around the country in this culture video.

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Employee spotlight: Shannon Mau

12/21/2012 10:38 AM

Shannon Mau, emergency medicine consultant at Weatherby Healthcare in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., talks about the fast-paced atmosphere of his team, his current healthcare MBA program and the "Turf and Turf" he'd love to indulge in.

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Foundation Medical Staffing celebrates the holidays in the historic Skirvin Hilton

12/20/2012 4:21 PM

Foundation Medical Staffing put an elegant spin on the season and celebrated the holidays at the historic Skirvin Hilton Hotel in downtown Oklahoma City, Okla., on Dec. 5. The entire office turned out to enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, followed by speeches from Matt Rice and Warren Wooley and a white elephant gift exchange.

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RNnetwork welcomes special guests for Christmas

12/19/2012 3:31 PM

​​Kids from one to 92 shared in some Christmas cheer at RNnetwork when some children joined the team for some holiday fun! On December 14, 17 children from the Florence Fuller Foundation visited the crew in Boca Raton, Fla.

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CHG donates wheelchairs to National Ability Center in Park City, Utah

12/17/2012 5:11 PM

After donating several wheelchairs to the VA Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah, to celebrate Veterans Day, CHG employees also donated two wheelchairs to the National Ability Center in Park City, Utah, Dec. 13. Julie Sibthorp and Heide Kraus, both members of CHG’s corporate events team, and Alan McIver, group president over CompHealth allied health staffing and RNnetwork, presented the wheelchairs to NAC leaders.

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My CHG Story: Miguel Martinez

12/17/2012 3:54 PM

Miguel Martinez, senior customer relations specialist on the accounts receivable team at CHG in Salt Lake City, Utah, feels he is blessed to be able to say that he loves his job.

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CHG recognized by Utah Business as 2012 Best Company to Work For

12/13/2012 1:13 PM

CHG was once again honored as one of Utah Business magazine’s 2012 Best Companies to Work For! This is the fourth year we have been included on the list.

Employees celebrating their tenth anniversary with CHG attended the awards luncheon, along with senior vice president Kevin Ricklefs, who accepted the award.

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My CHG Story: James Crayk

12/10/2012 9:55 AM

One year and four months ago, James Crayk, recruiter at CompHealth permanent placement in Salt Lake City, Utah, may not have had a ton of sales experience, but that didn’t stop him from thriving and loving his job placing providers.

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Hair's what's new: IT team grows beards for No Shave November

12/5/2012 5:30 PM

We mustache you a question: Did you grow a beard during November?

That’s just what members of CHG’s IT team did to celebrate No Shave November, an annual event that raises awareness for prostate cancer and other male cancers.

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See how the family practice team celebrates the holidays in style!

12/4/2012 5:21 PM

Each year on operations manager Alisa Weeks’ birthday, Dec. 3, the CompHealth locum tenens family practice team celebrates by wearing holiday sweaters and parading around the Salt Lake office to show them off. Check out this year’s photos, courtesy of family practice team member Darrin Christensen!

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My CHG Story: Jonathan Hassinger

12/3/2012 1:52 PM

For Jonathan Hassinger, consultant at RNnetwork in Boca Raton, Fla., every day is a new opportunity to have fun and grow his business.

“The people I work with both in the office and over the phone and email make it very easy for me to get out of bed in the morning,” Jonathan says. “It is without a doubt the perfect balance of what a fun, driven work environment should be.”

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Going Places: Cort Beckman

12/3/2012 12:48 PM

Cort Beckman, manager of operations for the PA/NP subspecialties team at CompHealth allied health staffing in Salt Lake City, Utah, talks about a memorable experience during Hurricane Katrina, the sporting industry he formerly worked in and what he likes best about working at CHG.

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Check out photos of CHG's National Accounts Summit!

11/30/2012 12:18 PM

CHG’s corporate business development team recently hosted its second annual National Accounts Summit Nov. 13-14 in the Salt Lake office.

“The summit brings client-facing representatives together to strengthen relationships and build better collaboration between the brands we represent to our clients,” shares Rick Barker, director of business development.

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My CHG Story: Christa Folkers

11/27/2012 9:31 AM

Christa Folkers, locum tenens sales representative on the obstetrics and gynecology team, works remotely for CompHealth locum tenens. Even though she works from her home in San Diego, Calif., Christa is very familiar with CHG’s culture and how it sets CHG apart from other employers.

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United Way of Oklahoma honors Melissa Meserole!

11/26/2012 4:26 PM

Melissa Meserole, staff administrative coordinator at Foundation Medical Staffing in Edmond, Okla., was recognized by the United Way chapter in Oklahoma for the work she did fundraising and event coordinating in this year’s United Way campaign. The organization elected Melissa as the 2012 outstanding employee campaign coordinator in the small business category for her work as the point person at Foundation Medical Staffing.

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CompHealth and Weatherby Healthcare get their giving on!

11/21/2012 10:14 AM

Thanksgiving at CHG is a time for gratitude, but also for parties, potlucks and, most of all, charity. Both CompHealth and Weatherby Healthcare did much more than just pass the stuffing as they hosted canned food drives, challenging employees to donate as much food as they could to support local charity groups.

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See how Weatherby Healthcare applauded its MSS teams!

11/20/2012 11:31 AM

​Earlier this month, Weatherby Healthcare celebrated National Medical Staff Services Awareness Week by recognizing the important role that its very own medical staff services teams play in the company’s day-to-day operations.

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My CHG Story: Mary Coombs

11/19/2012 3:27 PM

When it comes to what Mary Coombs, payroll process specialist at CHG in Salt Lake City, Utah, loves about CHG, she could go on and on.

“I am so grateful for the company culture of Putting People First, a generous PTO and holiday schedule, our outstanding menu of benefits and the WellnessPays program to reduce our medical insurance premiums,” she says. “Of course, I also love Employee Appreciation Week , fresh fruit delivered almost every day, the market in the Gathering Room and the parties. Our new on-site health center is also an amazing benefit!”

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Leaders at RNnetwork practice the Art of Vision!

11/15/2012 2:13 PM

On Tuesday, Nov. 13, the leaders at RNnetwork participated in an all-day event which ended with a challenge to practice the “Art of Vision.”

As a part of a team-building activity, the RNnetwork leadership team created murals depicting where they saw RNnetwork in five years and how they were going to get there.

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My CHG Story: Nathaniel Shoshan

11/13/2012 4:02 PM

As a recruiter at RNnetwork in Boca Raton, Fla., Nathaniel Shoshan says that his job is all about “helping nurses across  America live the dream.”

Nathaniel loves the opportunity he has to help people and is grateful for the freedom he has in his own career.

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CHG celebrates Veterans Day by visiting local medical center

11/12/2012 5:06 PM

On November 8, volunteers from CHG headed to the George E. Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Salt Lake City to visit with current service members, veterans and their families and to drop off cards and wheelchairs CHG employees assembled.

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Accounts receivable team celebrates record-breaking month with fiesta

11/7/2012 5:22 PM

CHG’s accounts receivable team celebrated a record-breaking collection month with a fiesta Nov. 6! Many of CHG’s executives joined the team for a conga line, complete with glowing maracas and festive music, and enjoyed chocolate cake. Leaders also treated the team to a Mexican lunch and hung a piñata in the team area as well.

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Going Places: Beth Dunham

11/6/2012 12:52 PM

Beth Dunham, manager of accounts receivable at CHG in Salt Lake City, talks about her love for making cupcakes, the ladies who have inspired her in her career at CHG and the team members who make each work day memorable.

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RNnetwork invites 30 kids over for trick-or-treating

11/5/2012 4:33 PM

​RNnetwork employees boosted their Halloween celebrations by inviting kids to come and share in the fun!

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My CHG Story: Mike Sizemore

11/5/2012 3:36 PM

Thirteen years ago, Mike Sizemore, field services manager of the IT team at CHG in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., started as a payroll coordinator for CompHealth allied health staffing. However, his passion lay in information technology and when Melissa Horan, windows system engineer, needed additional support on the IT team, Mike jumped at the opportunity to apply.

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