2016 in Review: What a Year!

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Our goal in 2016, and every year prior has been to provide amazing experiences for our traveling nurses. We hope you enjoyed working with Advanced in 2016!

What a  year!  We had tremendous growth through three acquisitions, won a few awards, created new programs, and grew organically as we opened new offices in multiple cities. We're looking forward to more fun and more challenges in 2017.

2016 in Review

  1. April

    New Website & Updated Branding

    We rebuilt Advanced Surgical's website and updated our name to Advanced Travel Nursing.

  2. May

    Acquisition of Rise Medical Staffing

    We announced our merger with Rise Medical Staffing, founded in Sacramento in 2003 to help travel nurses find great assignments.

  3. July

    Top 100 Companies to Work For

    With our strong emphasis on company culture and a work hard/play hard attitude, we’re excited to be featured on the list!

  4. July

    Opened South Dakota Office

    Our new South Dakota office is led by our national recruiter, Amy Barnes. We now have offices in every time zone of the continental U.S.!

  5. September

    Acquisition of IPI

    Our partnership with IPI Travel gave us a stronger foothold in hospital settings nationwide and has helped us build up the success of our travel nursing divisions.

  6. September

    Sugar Rewards Launched

    We amped up our referral program so the more friends and colleagues you refer to Advanced, the more sugar you get sent your way! Up to $13,000 to be exact.

  7. October

    Brand Refresh

    We refreshed our brand, dropped the "Medical," and rolled out three separate divisions: Travel Therapy, Travel Nursing, and School Staffing.

  8. October

    SIA’s 2016 Power 100 Women in Staffing

    Staffing Industry Analysts added our CEO, Jennifer Fuicelli to its list of powerful women in the staffing industry.

  9. November

    Acquisition of Staffing Robot

    We brought Staffing Robot’s expertise in design, development and marketing services industry in-house.

  10. November

    Stevie Awards for Women in Business

    Our CEO Jennifer Fuicelli, won Bronze for Female Executive of the Year and our Travel Therapy division's Teletherapy Program won Gold.