AMN Healthcare wins governance, risk and compliance award


AMN Healthcare wins governance, risk and compliance award

Robert Kneschke

AMN Healthcare, a provider of healthcare workforce solutions has been declared the 2016 winner for Exemplary Compensation Discussion and Analysis (CD&A) in the Governance, Risk, and Compliance Leadership Awards by New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) Governance Services.

According to NYSE Governance Services, AMN Healthcare won the award for transparent and detailed disclosure of leadership compensation decision-making that shows clearly how executive compensation is linked to company performance.

The annual awards recognizes companies in the areas of governance and compliance, emphasizing the role that corporate governance plays in a company's success and a board's contribution to long-term value.

"We are very proud that AMN Healthcare's commitment to strong corporate governance, compliance and transparency extends to the preparation of our proxy,” said Susan Salka, president and chief executive officer of AMN Healthcare.

“We go far beyond what is required in compensation discussion and analysis so that that the investor community can clearly see how executive pay is interconnected with company performance.”

According to the NYSE Governance Services, AMN Healthcare "has produced a superior CD&A that provides clear rationale for all pay decisions and persuades shareholders that the company has instituted a pay model that is properly aligned with strategic objectives."

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