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Frequently Asked Questions


General

Who is HealthForce of Virginia?

We are a premier supplier of medical personnel to Correctional, Psychiatric, Hospital and Long Term Care and other facilities in Virginia.

Where is HealthForce of Virginia located?

HealthForce of Virginia is located on Fitzhugh Ave., just off of W. Broad St. about halfway between Willow Lawn and the Boulevard.

Our address is:
4009 Fitzhugh Avenue, Suite 201
Richmond VA 23230

What are your office hours?

  • Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm
  • Thursday the office is closed from noon to 2 pm

For potential employees  

What do I bring with me when I am coming to apply?

    • License
    • Current¬† CPR card
    • Current PPD
    • Two forms of Identification

    When can I come to fill out an application?

  • Tuesday between 9 am and 3 pm
  • Wednesday between 9 am and 3 pm
  • Thursday by appointments only
  • Friday between 9 am and 3 pm

What type of professionals do you hire?

We hire LPNs, RNs and CNAs on a consistent basis.

We also will recruit for certain positions when requested by our customer’s examples but not limited to the following:

  • Dental Assistants
  • Lab Techs
  • Phlebotomists
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nutritionists
  • Counselors

What are benefits for choosing to work for HealthForce?

Flexibility
Pick when you want to work, PRN, full time, part time, what shifts you prefer to work, day, evening, or night.

Bonuses
HealthForce of Virginia offers a great benefits package. We have monthly bonuses based on the amount of time you work with in a calendar year. Bonuses are paid monthly as regular wages as they are earned. Every 250 hours you work will earn you one bonus.

Additionally we offer a referral bonus if we hire someone that you refer to us; you would receive the bonus after they have worked 200 hours.

Pay Advances
HealthForce offers advances on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. In order to receive an advance, you must have already worked the shift you are requesting, and you must have your request in by 10am on the day you would like to receive your advance. You may pick up your advance after 2pm. You be advanced the approximate amount of your take home pay, and the amount of the advance(s) will be deducted from your next check. You must turn in a signed time card of the shifts worked prior to receiving an advance.

Health Insurance
We also offer health and dental insurance to qualified full-time employees. We will be glad to give you additional information on our Health Coverage.

    What do I do if I have tested positive for Tuberculosis?

You must provide a chest x-ray that was completed within five years, and complete a tuberculosis questionnaire yearly.

How often does HealthForce pay employees?

Weekly


For Clients

What type of workers do you provide?

HealthForce may provide almost any worker in a medically related profession. Most of our staff are clinical professionals: Registered Nurses, Licensed Professional Nurses, Nurse Assistants, Therapists, Counselors, Dental Assistants, and other Associated Medical Professionals. We also provide Medical Administrative, Management, Consultants, and Compliance Professionals.

How long does it take to get staff from HealthForce?

For many of our clinical professionals, we offer Per Diem staffing. We frequently fill requests for service within a few hours of the request. For long term assignments, we recruit candidates who interview with the client prior to beginning their assignment.

How do you screen candidates to make sure they are a fit for the job?

  • Criminal Background
  • License look up -- Virginia Department of Health
  • Child Protective Services
  • Check References
  • Pharmacology and Med/Surg test for LPNS
  • Staff Relief and Home Health tests for CNAs

Does HealthForce provide service to Government Agencies?

Yes. HealthForce is registered to perform services for several government agencies. We are registered in eVA as a certified SWAM vendor. Please contact our office for information on current government contracts.

Does HealthForce accept Credit Card Payments?

HealthForce accepts MasterCard and Visa payments.

Are HealthForce's workers covered by Professional Liability Insurance?

Yes. All of our workers are covered by our Professional Liability Insurance, as well as our Workers' Compensation, General Liability, and Unemployment Insurance.

Who is responsible for the worker's tax withholding?

All of our workers are HealthForce employees, not independent contractors. We are responsible for all of their Tax Liabilities and Withholding.