LLOYD STAFFING NAMED AS APPROVED PROVIDER TO JOINT PURCHASING CORPORATION (JPC)
The Joint Purchasing Corporation has named Lloyd Staffing as an approved provider. Under the terms of the contract, Lloyd's Healthcare Staffing division will work with JPC's participants to provide clinical and non-clinical personnel for their workforce needs.
Melville, NY (PRWEB) October 17, 2003
Lloyd Staffing, a 32-year-old staffing organization headquartered in Melville, NY, announced today that it has been selected by Joint Purchasing Corporation (JPC) to provide all categories of temporary workforce talent and candidates for full-time hire to JPCÂs more than 6,000 participants.
Under the terms of the three-year contract, Lloyd will refer qualified clinical and non-clinical talent, perform comprehensive skill assessments, and handle interviewing and pre-assignment services for temporary associates or candidates under consideration for assignment or hire at a JPC participant. LloydÂs Senior Vice President of Healthcare Staffing, Kay Lackmann, CTS, commented on the contract noting, ÂThe JPC membership is a stellar group of organizations. Lloyd is pleased to have this opportunity to service their workforce talent needs. We anticipate that those skill areas which will be in highest demand include Nurses and Allied Health professionals, along with Technology and Office Services personnel.Â She added that the agreement encompasses all categories of workers including healthcare associates, administrative support, patient services representatives, HR professionals, finance/accounting personnel and technology contractors. The firmÂs healthcare traveler division, JouRNey Nurses, also sends nursing professionals to destinations on nationwide and international contracts of 13 weeks or more.
Lloyd Staffing is Long IslandÂs largest, privately owned staffing company. The company has 13 locations in their seven-state network and has been recognized by both the National Association of Personnel Services (NAPS) and the American Staffing Association (ASA). Lloyd received first place honors four years running from NAPS for excellence in client service, staffing industry professionalism and commitment to its workforce.
LloydÂs account teams are required to be nationally certified as Certified Temporary Staffing Specialists (CTS) or Certified Placement Consultants (CPC). ÂWe are advocates for industry educationÂ says Executive Vice President, Keith Banks, CTS. ÂOur product is human capital and we hold our own staff and those we send out on assignment to a stringent criteria. Our clients expect the best from us because thatÂs what we require of ourselves.Â
Lloyd has an active recruitment and retention program to attract workers nationwide. To maintain a strong core of associates, Lloyd was among the first staffing firms to offer its workers healthcare coverage, a 401K plan, vacation and holiday pay, direct deposit and other lucrative benefits not typically associated with temporary employment.
ÂJPC participants can now benefit from LloydÂs expertise and talent resources,Â says Alexandra Zimmerman, Director of Contract Services, JPC. ÂAccess to qualified people who can do the job is a priority for our customer base, particularly those in the Healthcare sector. LloydÂs commitment to patient care is on par with the goals of our members and we are confident their associates will be a good fit with the needs of our membership.Â
About LLOYD STAFFING
Founded in the New York Metropolitan Area in 1971, Lloyd Staffing offers diverse solutions to a broad range of industries. Their strategic programs have earned them accolades from the staffing community and their range of services includes temporary staffing, contractual workers, retained and contingency search, as well as Master Staffing initiatives and an alliance with a vendor management system.
JPC is an innovative, non-profit, health services organization headquartered in New York that helps healthcare providers strengthen their bottom line by assisting in the implementation of cost control and resource management strategies. JPC began in 1922 as a shared services arm for hospitals, synagogues and social services organizations, primarily in the New York metropolitan area. To learn more about JPC, please visit www. jpc. org.