Fighting the Opioid Crisis with the Daniel Carl Torsch Foundation

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The Daniel Carl Torsch Foundation is near to the heart of Chesapeake Medical Staffing, and its employees. This foundation is a local nonprofit providing a beacon of understanding and guidance for individuals with substance abuse problems, and their families and friends. We have a special tie to the organization through one of our own who is the Director of DCTF, Toni Torsch. She started a movement on this issue, and we are honored that we get to share that mission today. The Daniel Carl Torsch Foundation is committed to providing drug overdose prevention, and awareness to all who are being affected by this disease. Within this organization, those suffering don’t … Continued

Congratulations CMS on a Successful Joint Commission Re-certification!

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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

Above and Beyond . . . Recognition from One CMS Nurse to Another!

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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

CMS Celebrates 15 Years of Business!

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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!

CMS Continues Partnership with CCG

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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.

Family and Care Giver Tips

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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.