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FocusOne Solutions Launches Vendor
February 1, 2011
FocusOne Solutions, a leading
provider of vendor management services, announces the launch of FocusOne
web-based, staff procurement software tool.
FocusOne Connect, which complements the company’s vendor
management programs, automates the staffing process, further
improving operational efficiencies for clients through seamless
sourcing, delivery, and management of contingent and direct hire
The software’s automated functions enable users to quickly
communicate staffing needs to multiple staffing agencies with a
point and a click. The tool also contributes to improved
performance, increased fill rates, reduction in time-to-fill, and
assists in controlling staffing spend.
FocusOne Connect aids in risk management by recording and
tracking the status of licensures, certifications, and required
documentation to assist with compliance. It also improves
communication between parties – clients, staffing agencies, and
FocusOne - by providing real-time visibility of candidate profiles
and customized status updates. Users are able to clearly define
hiring parameters, receive immediate access to a candidate’s
credentials, and approve staff online.
Other key features include: online resource acquisition; a
dashboard, which displays action items by user; right-to-hire
controls; and workflow delegation, which allows a user to easily
assign a task to a colleague, without sharing user names and
“FocusOne Connect is a valuable tool that is extremely functional
with maximum capabilities, yet simple to navigate,” said Beverly
Colan, Director of Business Development, FocusOne Solutions. “It’s
user-friendly and intuitive. It takes the guesswork out of the
Developed for healthcare staffing by healthcare staffing
professionals, FocusOne Connect is global in scope with the capacity
to expand to non-clinical areas.
Full training, online and onsite, is provided, yet doesn’t
require extensive manuals. Implementation requires no special
hardware, only an Internet connection.
“It’s very simple to get our clients up and running. The
software’s ease-of-use is evident from the very beginning.” explains
FocusOne provides end-to-end management of the staffing process.
Its programs and software are supported by dedicated operations and
technical service teams that are available to clients at any given
“FocusOne Connect is a people-based solution,” explains Colan.
“The software itself is a powerful tool that makes the process
smoother, cleaner, and from an administrative standpoint, eases the
burden for our clients. But, the people behind it ensure success.”
FocusOne Solutions is a leading provider of customized vendor
management solutions designed to simplify the staffing process by
helping healthcare facilities and other organizations nationwide seamlessly source and
manage their contingent staff, in less time with less risk, through
a single point of contact. FocusOne’s innovative workforce
management solutions and vendor management software help clients
gain better control over the staffing process, ensure the quality of
contingent staff, increase fill rates, and control staffing spend.