Medical Staffing Network Appoints Brian Poplin as New President and COO

Medical Staffing Network Healthcare LLC appoints veteran healthcare leader Dr. Brian Poplin as MSN’s new President and COO. Joins Company on April 19th.

Boca Raton, FL, April 10, 2013 --( Medical Staffing Network Healthcare, LLC (MSN) has announced Dr. Brian Poplin as MSN’s new President and COO. Dr. Poplin joins the Company on April 19th and will be relocating to Boca Raton, Florida.

Dr. Poplin has been in the healthcare services and technology space for 23 years. For the past 18 years, he has been with Aramark, the largest independent clinical technology outsourcing company in North America. Dr. Poplin served as the President of Aramark’s healthcare technology outsourcing business, successfully leading more than 1,600 employees and driving annual revenues exceeding $500 million.

MSN’s Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Bob Bunker, commented, “Dr. Poplin is an exceptionally dynamic leader and is an expert in the healthcare services sector. Our ability to attract such a talented and experienced professional is a testament to MSN’s turnaround and our significant runway for future growth. In his tenure at Aramark, Brian excelled at completing several strategic acquisitions and their subsequent successful integrations. He was also instrumental in building high-performance teams who boosted Aramark’s brand in the worldwide healthcare industry. We are excited to have such an outstanding individual join our team.

"While March employment numbers fell short of economists’ expectations, health care remains a bright spot in the economy, adding 23,000 jobs last month. The employment and economic landscape is highly suitable for MSN, and with Dr. Poplin’s leadership we can continue to fulfill the critical needs of healthcare organizations by providing access to qualified employees and innovative solutions that will optimize business performance."

Dr. Poplin said, “The opportunity to join MSN is truly a privilege. After meeting the team, it was clear to me that the future of the organization is very bright and the company is well positioned to help hospitals meet the increasing challenges they are facing in the market. MSN stands apart from other providers in the space through a demonstrated commitment by its people to solve the increasingly complex challenges in the clinical care environment. Becoming a member of this team is an exciting new chapter in my life and career.”

Dr. Poplin holds a doctorate in health administration and policy, a master of science in business management and a bachelor of science in business administration. He and his wife, Toni, currently reside in Charlotte, North Carolina.

About Medical Staffing Network Healthcare, LLC
Medical Staffing Network is the trusted national provider of healthcare staffing and workforce solutions that balance quality patient care with cost-savings. With more than 30 years of experience, MSN’s offerings streamline and optimize the patient care continuum from recruitment and onboarding to intake and case management. As a comprehensive healthcare staffing company, MSN provides nursing, allied healthcare, pharmacy, clinical research, anesthesia, advanced practice and case management professionals through a network of 60+ locations and traveler solutions.
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