AMN Healthcare appoints president for leadership and search solutions
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. has appointed Kelly Rakowski as president for leadership and search solutions.
At AMN Healthcare, Rakowski will be responsible for leading the company's interim leadership, physician permanent placement, recruitment process outsourcing and executive search solutions and will report directly to the CEO, Susan Salka. This is a new leadership role for AMN and will enable the evolution of a comprehensive strategy and growth of these consultative services during an era when healthcare organizations are dealing with significant workforce shortages and need strong partners and talent to execute on their most important business initiatives.
Salka said, "I'm thrilled to announce that Kelly Rakowski is joining our team to lead the critically important areas of healthcare leadership and search solutions.
"Healthcare organizations need strong, experienced leaders to guide them and the highest quality professionals to serve their patients in this period of unprecedented change. Kelly will work to ensure all our leadership and search solutions businesses are optimized and evolving to help our clients meet their operational and strategic challenges and provide the best care possible for their patients."
Rakowski joins the AMN team from Premier, Inc., where she was senior vice president of advisory and collaborative services. In this role, she led advisory services to healthcare organisations' operational transformation, population health, clinical quality and safety improvement. Previously, Rakowski also led healthcare consulting groups with several large firms, including EY/Capgemini, GE Healthcare, Accenture and Xerox.
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