Worldwide Travel Staffing, Limited (Worldwide) is a New York State Women-Owned “C” Corporation, established in 1993. For the past 23 years, Worldwide has been providing fully credentialed and highly qualified medical professionals to client facilities worldwide. In November 2009, the Joint Commission certified Worldwide as a Health Care Staffing Agency.
Chief Executive Officer, Leo Blatz, R.N., M.S.N. is a pioneer in the travel nursing industry. Mr. Blatz has been successfully placing travel nurses since 1984. Mr. Blatz has negotiated travel nurse contracts in all fifty states and thirteen different countries. Mr. Blatz is also a nationally recognized expert on Nursing Standards. He has testified on behalf of hospitals and nurses on numerous occasions.
Laurie Dolega, R.N., M.S.N., is the President of Worldwide. Laurie is a Master’s Level prepared Psychiatric Nurse. Ms. Dolega began her career as an in-patient, psychiatric staff nurse and advanced to a Psychiatric Director of Nursing. Throughout her career, Ms. Dolega has been recognized as a talented clinical specialist.
Joseph B. Giaimo is Worldwide’s Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Giaimo has personally visited more than two hundred hospitals where Worldwide has placed travel nurses. Mr. Giaimo is available 24/7 to field an questions or concerns from Worldwide staff. If a nurse has a housing, payroll or procedural question, Mr. Giaimo’s response is comprehensive and immediate. He makes it clear that the continued success of the company is dependent upon the professionals he employs. Mr. Giaimo views his staff as the most precious commodity the company offers.
Worldwide boasts some of the best medical coverage in the travel nurse industry. Platinum Plan BlueCross and BlueShield is offered on your very first assignment. Worldwide offers travel nurses a retirement plan with immediate vesting and generous company match. Vision, Dental and Prescription plans are also available.