Fastaff In The News

October 21, 2020



As the industry leader in rapid response healthcare staffing and crisis management experts for over 30 years, Fastaff representatives have been called upon by many high-profile media outlets to provide comment on the COVID-19 crisis. Our CEO Bart Valdez, members of our staff, and some of our nurses can be seen and heard talking about how this pandemic is affecting hospitals, healthcare workers and communities.

Article: Fastaff order data gives early indication of surging virus spikes, as referenced in the New England Journal of Medicine

October 21, 2020

Article: This Fastaff travel nurse typifies a booming labor niche amid COVID-19

September 10, 2020

Article: Fastaff nurse Kristina describes bravely going to the front lines of the COVID-19 battle to help patients in need

September 7, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff SVP of Client Services, Kathy Kohnke, is interviewed by Fox 2 Oakland, CA on the demand for nurses

August 27, 2020

Broadcast: Fastaff nurse Grover gives a first-hand account of the intensity of the COVID battle in Florida

July 30, 2020

Radio: Fastaff SVP of Client Services, Kathy Kohnke, discusses the 'Southern Wave' of COVID on iHeartRadio The Brian Mudd Show 

July 23, 2020

Radio: Fastaff SVP of Marketing, Lauren Pasquale Barlett, describes recruiting nurses for covid and tempature checks at sporting events

July 18, 2020

Radio: SVP of Marketing at Fastaff, Lauren Pasquale Bartlett, discusses the safety involved in reopening professional sporting events 

July 16, 2020

Radio: Lauren Pasquale Bartlett, SVP of Marketing at Fastaff, explains temperature check stations at professional sporting events

July 13, 2020

Radio: Fastaff SVP of Marketing, Lauren Pasquale Bartlett, discuss the need for contingency plans as professional sports reopen

July 5, 2020

Radio: VP of Clinical Services, Karen Fountain, joined AM Tampa Bay to discuss her COVID-19 experience in NYC

June 30, 2020

Radio: Fastaff SVP of Client Services, Kathy Kohnke, joins KNX-AM Los Angeles to discuss struggles facing travel nurses

June 24, 2020

Broadcast: ABC Nightline interviews Fastaff nurses while on assignment at an AZ hospital facing COVID-19 spikes

June 23, 2020

Broadcast: Traveling Nurses from Colorado Helping Battle COVID-19 in coronavirus hot spots

May 19, 2020

Broadcast: Karen Fountain, Clinical Director of Fastaff, joins a panel about nurses on the coronavirus front lines

May 17, 2020

Radio: Fastaff CEO, Bart Valdez, joins KOMO News Radio in Seattle, WA talking about rapid response nurses during COVID

May 14, 2020

Radio: Karen Fountain, Clinical Director of Fastaff, talks with the Lisa Show about how to support nurses on the front lines

May 12, 2020

Radio: Karen Fountain, Fastaff Director of Clinical Services, discusses how travel nurses quickly responded to COVID-19 in NYC

May 12, 2020 

Radio: At One Colorado Hospital, ICU Nurses Warn Of 'Dangerous Workplace Conditions'

April 17, 2020

Article: If you're a healthcare professional that wants to help, here are all the ways you can volunteer across the US

April 15, 2020

Broadcast: Al Roker interviews Fastaff Director of Clinical Services, Karen Fountain about travel nurses in NYC

April 10, 2020

Broadcast: Contessa Brewer interviews Fastaff Clinical Director, Karen Fountain, about nurses on the frontlines of the coronavirus fight in NYC

April 2, 2020

Article: Employers Offering Opportunities for Nurses to Help During COVID-19 Crisis

March 29, 2020

Article: Coronavirus drives surge in demand for temporary healthcare workers

March 18, 2020

Article: Fastaff SVP of Marketing, Lauren Pasquale Bartlett, explains how travel nurses supplement healthcare providers during Coronavirus

March 16, 2020

Article: Colorado Special Forces of Doctors and Nurses Ready to Combat Coronavirus

March 15, 2020


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