Cross Country Staffing Announces Nurse's Week Event
--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq:CCRN):
What: National Nurses Week: "Making a Difference Every Day!" May 6-12, 2008 The new Mayor of Boca Raton, Susan Whelchel, will present Cross Country Staffing with a Proclamation of Nurse's Week. Immediately following the presentation, Cross Country Staffing will recognize one of the nominated Registered Nurse employees as its 2008 Fellow and induct this person into the Cross Country Staffing Nurses Hall of Fame. The nominated RNs are: Eileen Colman, RN Mary Conaway, BSN, RN Rachel Crighton, MS, RN Bonnie Custen, AS, RN, MLC, CPHRM, LHRM, CLC, CPHA Liz Seaman, BSC, RN Jean Shinners, PhD(c), MSN, RN, CCRN Cross Country Staffing will also announce a scholarship to the Christine E. Lynn School of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University in the amount of $10,000 in the name of the 2008 Fellow inducted into the company's Nurses Hall of Fame. This award to the FAU Nursing Department will be used to promote the nursing profession and provide assistance to a nursing student. When: Monday, May 12, 2008 (Florence Nightingale's Birthday) 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time Where: Cross Country Staffing 6551 Park of Commerce Blvd. NW Boca Raton, FL 33487 561.998.2232
About Cross Country
Cross Country Staffing provides fixed-term and flexible staffing solutions to healthcare facilities nationwide. Focused on nursing and allied healthcare, its solutions are designed to improve overall workforce efficiencies and quality while helping client facilities manage staffing costs. Cross Country Staffing also operates differentiated nurse recruiting brands including Cross Country TravCorps, MedStaff, NovaPro, Cross Country Local and Assignment America to recruit registered nurses and allied healthcare professionals on a domestic and international basis.
Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq:CCRN) is a leading provider of nurse and allied staffing services in the United States, a provider of clinical trials services to global pharmaceutical and biotechnology customers, as well as a provider of other human capital management services focused on healthcare. The Company has approximately 4,000 contracts with hospital, pharmaceutical and biotechnology customers, and other healthcare organizations. Additional information about Cross Country Healthcare can be obtained online at www.crosscountryhealthcare.com.
CONTACT: Cross Country Healthcare, Inc., Boca Raton Howard A. Goldman, Director/Investor & Corporate Relations, 877-686-9779 email@example.com or Geoff Staub, Managing Director of Marketing 561-998-2232 firstname.lastname@example.org SOURCE: Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.