Updated: Apr 4
New COVID Testing Office Launched By DFW Airport
Last month, Staffing Etc. opened a COVID testing site in Irving, TX, servicing Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. The location is the third COVID site opened by the company. We greatly appreciate the efforts of Clinical Director Cheryl Bruce and the entire Dallas team for their hard work.
Staff Highlight - Allen Simmons
Allen Simmons is the team lead for our Rutherford, NJ office and has been instrumental in launching Staffing Etc’s testing sites in Rutherford, Newark, and Dallas. In addition to leading the Rutherford COVID Testing Team, Allen is also studying to earn his PhD and is currently working to defend his dissertation. Recently, Allen also organized and hosted a political fundraiser in Charleston, SC that featured speeches from numerous political and community leaders. The event highlighted the need for community unity, healthcare and the coronavirus, the Russian invasion of Ukraine, infrastructure, and a focus on voter registration and mobilization. The notable guest at the fundraiser was United States Congressman and Majority Whip James Clyburn.
Above: Allen Simmons (center) taking a picture with U.S. House Majority Whip James Clyburn (right).
Staffing Etc. Updates
Staffing Etc has a number of new updates related to our COVID-19 division.
There is a new COVID Tester Information Portal for staff members to view resources like the pay schedule, the work schedule, ID Now training videos, staff contact information and much more. To view the portal, click here. The password is starlims (all lowercase).
Staffing Etc. will be launching offices in Miami, FL and Houston, TX this month
Staffing Etc. will introduce 12 hour shifts for those who can work them
Staffing Etc. Quick Facts
Here are some quick facts about Staffing Etc. that you might not know.
The company was founded in 2003 in Hyattsville, MD.
Staffing Etc. is a family enterprise.
The Coronavirus pandemic isn’t the first global health crisis that Staffing Etc has provided testing services. In 2014, Staffing Etc. contracted with the CDC to provide virus testers at over two dozen international airports to screen travelers for the Ebola outbreak.
The company has provided healthcare staffing services to the CDC, NASCAR, the United States Air Force, Kaiser Permanente, Howard University Hospital, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Children’s National Medical Center, multiple school health departments, numerous state prison systems, and many more.
Staffing Etc. is an African-American owned business
Although at one point it seemed as though the pandemic would never end and many have wondered if life with COVID is the new normal, in recent months it appears that there may be light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel. Still, the future of COVID-19 and its many variants is uncertain.
While the data and information is always changing, we at Staffing Etc are committed to consistently providing quality care and remaining flexible and adaptive to change.
We encourage everyone to remain flexible and open; and as a company, we promise to provide the best service that we can offer. We appreciate all of your hard work and commitment to excellence in virus testing.
Quote of the week
“Your own self-realization is the greatest service you can render the world. ― Ramana Maharshi