PLANO, TX, July 07, 2015 — Goldfish Locum Tenens has been awarded a 621 I Professional & Allied Staffing Services Federal Supply Schedule Contract to provide medical staffing services directly to government healthcare facilities, including those operated by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), to meet head-on their overwhelming needs for qualified medical providers.
“Goldfish Locum Tenens is extremely proud to have the opportunity to serve any government employees, including active duty military, as well as veterans and their families. We have a chance to make a real impact on the quality of care provided by all government agencies,” says Robert Goin, Director of Government Operations for Goldfish Locum Tenens.
The contract’s purpose is to provide federal healthcare facilities in all 50 states the continuous access to quality healthcare providers required to meet their staffing needs, spanning a wide range of medical specialties. The General Services Administration contract (GSA V797D-50367) includes over 30 physician and mid-level specialties, including Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA).
“Goldfish Locum Tenens has the ability to provide healthcare professionals a lean process and seamless experience through our one point of contact approach, and dedicated departments to handle all government contracts, credentialing, and travel,” adds Goin.
Goin has over twelve years of physician recruiting experience, and appreciates the high level of expectations that come with a GSA awarded contract, welcoming the opportunity to work more quickly and efficiently with U.S. Government healthcare facilities.
The U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Robert McDonald, is committed to reform, “To better serve and care for those who have ‘borne the battle’ and for their families and survivors.” With over 6.5 million patients seen each year in the VA facilities, Goldfish Locum Tenens is prepared to make an immediate impact.
About Goldfish Locum Tenens
Goldfish Locum Tenens is the locum tenens business unit of Goldfish Medical Staffing, a nationally recognized healthcare staffing firm, providing both permanent placement and temporary healthcare solutions. Goldfish Locum Tenens is a member of NALTO (National Association of Locum Tenens Organizations), supplying coverage for all physician specialties, in addition to physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and CRNA personnel to facilities nationwide.
About Goldfish Medical Staffing
Goldfish Medical Staffing, Extraordinary Dedication to Exceeding Expectations, is a Plano, Texas-based physician recruiting and healthcare staffing firm, specializing in the placement of both direct hire and locum tenens medical professionals that include physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, CRNA and healthcare personnel to facilities nationwide.