Symmetry Healthcare Strategies Extends Agreement with NJHA and Expands Product Offerings

PRINCETON, N.J., March 24, 2010 – Symmetry Healthcare Strategies, LLC a provider of supplemental staffing software solutions and registry staffing management operations, announced today that the New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) has awarded Symmetry with a three (3) year extension on its current management agreement for the day-to-day operations of the NJHA Registry Management Program for its members statewide.

Today, over 75 New Jersey Hospitals are successfully using the Registry Management solution under the guidance and supervision of the Symmetry management team.  “The extension of the current agreement is a byproduct of our successful relationship and the superior service that Symmetry provides to our members.  We are confident that this relationship will continue to bring significant value to our members” said Bill Kennedy, Senior VP, Healthcare Business Solutions at NJHA.

Symmetry President and CEO Guy Evans added, “NJHA is a great partner and strong advocate for its members. We are very pleased to be their selected vendor of choice for registry management services and look forward to our continued relationship.”

Additionally, Symmetry also announced its launch of an Allied Health component to its registry management program.  The program will now cover Allied Health Professionals, including but not limited to respiratory and occupational therapists, pharmacy, laboratory and radiology staff. The addition of the Allied Health program was in direct response to feedback from our Participating Institutions and Agencies.

“With the addition of Allied Health, our participating institutions and agencies now have increased options to secure and provide needed staff in key patient service areas.  It’s a win-win situation for all” said Diane Adams, President Symmetry Staffing Services.

About Symmetry:  Symmetry Healthcare Strategies provides software, consulting, staffing program management and business development services to hospitals, hospital associations, and healthcare companies throughout the United States. Symmetry’s mission is to develop a true “balanced-partnership” with our clients in order to strategically and cost-effectively help them meet today’s healthcare business challenge.

About NJHA:  The New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) is a not-for-profit trade organization committed to helping New Jersey hospitals and health systems provide quality, accessible and affordable care to their communities. It offers an array of services and resources, including advocacy, data, education and many others, to support hospitals in their caring mission.

SOURCE: Symmetry Healthcare Strategies, LLC

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