Genesis Rehab Agreement
Genesis Rehab Services Ensures Staffing Excellence with Selection of Medefis as its Vendor Management Provider
KENNETT SQUARE, PA – January 22, 2010 – Medefis, Inc., one of the nation’s largest providers of end-to-end workforce solutions announced today that it has signed an exclusive vendor management services agreement with Genesis Rehab Services (GRS), a leader in the long-term care rehabilitation industry.
GRS is a patient-centric rehabilitation services organization serving over 800 skilled nursing centers, assisted living facilities, hospitals, home health companies, adult day care programs, and outpatient clinics throughout the United States.
“The demand for rehabilitation professionals needed to meet the challenges of today’s patient care environment continues to increase exponentially. After conducting a lengthy and in-depth review of the market offerings for workforce solutions, we are pleased to exclusively engage Medefis to provide GRS with its customized technology offering. Streamlining our staffing with Medefis allows us to focus on what we do best -- providing the highest quality care to our patients,” said Jill Noto, Sr. Director of GRS.
Medefis's web-based technology solution will enable GRS to effortlessly manage their internal and external labor utilization. GRS will also benefit from Medefis 's easy to use, online technology solution, which will provide GRS with an unmatched control over their staffing process.
“We have tremendous respect for GRS and their rich tradition of providing quality and compassionate care to the elderly population, and we are very excited to begin our partnership,” stated Eric Christenson, Vice President of Operations and co-founder of Medefis. “Staffing issues can create significant process, financial and patient care issues for healthcare organizations and Medefis will provide GRS with the necessary tools to successfully manage the process and drive quality patient care.
Medefis, Inc. is a leading provider of vendor management services (VMS) technology for hospitals and healthcare systems across the country. The Medefis VMS platform provides centralized, end-to-end management of a hospital’s entire supplemental staffing process and is powered by a proprietary bidding and talent ranking engine that ensures medical facilities receive the best-qualified clinical professionals at a true market rate. Medefis, Inc. has streamlined the process of supplemental staffing for healthcare providers nationwide by offering a convenient, centralized web-based VMS technology and service. Medefis, Inc. is based in Omaha, NE.
ABOUT GENESIS REHAB SERVICES
Genesis Rehab Services (GRS) is a nationally recognized leader in the provision of physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, respiratory therapy and wellness services for the geriatric population. Through a team of more than 8,000 highly-trained therapists in 24 states and the District of Columbia, GRS touches the lives of patients in more than 800 sites of service, including skilled nursing centers, assisted living facilities, hospitals, home health companies, adult day care programs, outpatient clinics and hospital settings. For more information about their rehabilitation services, visit http://www.genesisrehab.com.
Vice-President of Operations