professional development can be critical for allied healthcare
clinicians that are looking to stay at the top of their field. Such
study provides opportunities to stay up-to-date on medical advances, new
technologies and improvements in patient care. Club Staffing
understands this, and is committed to providing our travel professionals
with resources to help maintain their skills and keep current with
emerging trends in most disciplines or specialties.
of our allied healthcare professionals are very eager to improve their
skills,” explained Karen Siroky, Senior Clinical Director of Education
and Training at AMN Healthcare, parent company of Club Staffing. “This
is why we have formed strategic partnerships with some of the nation’s
leading educators. These programs are available online so that
clinicians can take part without disrupting their busy careers.”
example, Club Staffing has teamed with the University Alliance Online
to provide working allied practitioners access to online degrees and
professional certificates. Siroky explained that these courses provide
new credentials and training and, through a partnership with AMN
Healthcare, clinicians can take advantage of special tuition rates once
they have accepted an assignment with Club Staffing.
a savings of 10% off tuition is available for a Master Certificate in
Six Sigma-Healthcare or 5% off tuition in an MBA Healthcare Management
Program. What’s more, by working with Club Staffing, a clinician is
eligible for exclusive tuition savings for all universities that are
part of the University Alliance, representing some of the nation's
leading educational institutions. It’s possible to earn a certificate in
as little as eight weeks and an associate's degree in 18 months or
AMN Healthcare and Club Staffing
were drawn to the University Alliance Online because they work directly
with university professors to transform their classroom curricula into
online courses that provide continuing education experiences for active
- The classrooms are virtual, so campus attendance is never required.
- Online courses use the very latest e-learning technology, including
streaming video lectures, faculty chat sessions, message boards and
- Individualized faculty interaction is encouraged, and online
students learn from many of the same professors who teach on campus.
- Class attendance is flexible, allowing clinicians to study anytime, anywhere, 24/7.
- There are no special login times.
- There are no proctored exams.
Another option to explore is the
alliance between Club Staffing and Drexel University Online, named to
the 2012 “Honor Roll” of online higher education programs by U.S. News
& World Report. Allied professionals working with Club Staffing can
earn a top-ranked degree or certificate and receive special tuition
rates for Drexel’s online courses. Clinicians can receive up to 25% off
regular on-campus tuition rates and participate in a convenient online
format. They may even qualify for financial assistance through aid
programs, grants, scholarships, and other student loans.
degrees and certifications look great on professional resumes,” said
AMN’s Karen Siroky. “And they can really help set allied clinicians
apart, whether they’re looking for a travel or permanent position.”