We are very pleased to announce that we have been re-certified with The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Health Care Staffing Services Certification. The certification demonstrates our commitment to providing qualified and competent health care professionals. Yesterday, Chesapeake Medical Staffing underwent a un-announced rigorous onsite visit. The Joint Commission Reviewer evaluated compliance with national standards that assess how we determine the qualifications and competency of staff, how we assign staff, and how we 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 … Continued
It is not everyday that we receive an email from one of our CMS nurses telling us about another CMS nurse. Thank you, Morgan, for taking the time to send us this email & to recognize John Beland for his outstanding performance clinically. All of us at CMS applaud the amazing clinical skills Josh displayed in this life/death experience. We truly have amazing clinicians who have helped us earn the quality reputation as the #1 agency in the area. Thank you from the whole team! Hi Terri and Jeff, While working in Endoscopy today, we experienced a scenario different from any other day. A family member of a patient … Continued
A special thank you to Deb Kennedy for remembering our 15th anniversary! Deb arrived with gourmet cupcake and the perfect matching card to help us celebrate! Jeff and Terri have partnered over the last 15 years to create one of the largest and most respected health care staffing agencies in Maryland. Much of our success is due to the amazing team of administrative professionals who work diligently every day (and night) to find employment opportunities for our health care providers. We are sincerely appreciative to every one who has helped CMS over these past years. Here’s to continued success in the next 15!
GETTING THE BAND BACK TOGETHER AGAIN!!! CMS Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary Tropical Fall Trip to the Riviera Maya, Mexico, http://valentinmaya.com The Valentin Imperial Maya, Playa Del Carmen, Full week – November 8-15, 2016 Long weekend – November 11-14, 2016 You and a guest are warmly invited to join us. The Hotel Valentin Imperial Maya is the new definition of paradise on the Yucatan Peninsula. This fabulous 5 Star, all-inclusive resort is located just 25 minutes from Cancun International Airport. Ground transportation is included. Set amid lavish gardens on a half-mile-long stretch of white sand beach named Playa Del Secreto (The Secret Beach), this magnificent award-winning resort boasts one of the … Continued
National Nurses Week recognizes the millions of nurses who make up the backbone of the American healthcare system. We celebrate the role you play in delivering the highest level of quality care to your patients. The 2016 theme “Culture of Safety – it starts with YOU” recognizes the importance of safety in nursing and acknowledges the strong commitment, compassion and care nurses display in their practice and profession. Use the hashtag #SafeNursesRock to share your picture and videos on Instagram, facebook and Twitter to show how safely your practice. This year’s theme encourage everyone to learn more about the culture of safety, and is meant to honor nurses contribution to safety … Continued
Our very own Diane Kowal recently became a grandmother to Gavin Joseph Watley! While she already has two other grandchildren, this is her first grandson and she is very excited about it!
Today marks a holiday that not many of us here at CMS were aware of before.
CMS was lucky enough to reserve a table at the annual JHU School of Nursing Career Fair today. Janet, CJ, and Kody were all there to welcome any student who wanted to find out about CMS and agency nursing.
David Myers (CMS Director of Operations – pictured outside the CCG clinic location at the corner of 25th Street and Greenmount Avenue in Baltimore City) and Terri Weller RN, Clinical Director for CMS, enjoyed a visit to CCG spending some time with Tim Craig, MSW, the new Director of the Facility.
Understanding Behavioral Changes in Dementia Most people with dementia undergo behavioral changes during the course of the disease. They may become anxious or repeat the same question or activity over and over.