Accountable Healthcare Staffing acquires MedAscend
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, MedAscend provides physicians, advanced practice and allied health staffing solutions for healthcare providers throughout the United States.
"I am pleased to welcome Jan Casford, and her MedAscend team, to the AHS family. Having worked with Jan for many years, I look forward to her continuing her legacy of high performance in her new role as Chief Operating Officer of our Allied Division. It is our objective to continue to build our national Allied staffing business and MedAscend increases both AHS' scale as well as our footprint in Chicagoland. MedAscend also brings Accountable an Advanced Practice expertise that will complement our new CRNA division. We also look forward to working with the healthcare professionals and new clients that the MedAscend transaction brings to Accountable" stated Robert Adamson, Charman and CEO.
Leo Sheridan, MedAscend's Chief Executive Officer commented, "The creation of MedAscend filled a void in the healthcare staffing marketplace. We used an innovative platform to develop a high-touch, high-sophistication solution for physician, advanced practice, and allied staffing. We are proud of the progress we made and are pleased to align MedAscend with Accountable as they seek to expand their Illinois presence ."
MedAscend is the tenth acquisition AHS has completed since inception as the Company continues to execute its long-term business plan through a combination of organic initiatives and scale strategic acquisitions.