BOCA RATON, Fla--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq:CCRN) announced today it has been
awarded a three-year contract with Vizient, Inc. as the only national
provider for nursing and allied staffing and certain workforce solutions
to Vizient's member network of academic medical centers, pediatric
facilities, community hospitals, integrated health delivery networks and
non-acute health care providers.
"We are proud to work with Vizient, the largest member-owned health care
services company in the United States, to deliver our staffing services
and workforce solutions to its members so they can better serve their
patients and communities," said William J. Grubbs, President and CEO of
Cross Country Healthcare. "As a long-standing provider of staffing
services to Vizient, this new agreement expanding our relationship is a
natural progression of our association."
Cross Country Healthcare, one of the largest healthcare staffing and
workforce solution providers in the United States, offers its full suite
of healthcare staffing services to Vizient's members through its
approximately 75 office locations throughout the United States.
With a mission to improve the health care performance of its members,
Vizient's partnership with Cross Country Healthcare will serve to
advance that goal.
ABOUT CROSS COUNTRY HEALTHCARE
Cross Country Healthcare is a national leader in providing innovative
healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services. Our solutions
leverage our nearly 40 years of expertise and insight to assist clients
in solving complex labor-related challenges while maintaining high
quality outcomes. We are dedicated to recruiting and placing highly
qualified healthcare professionals in virtually every specialty and area
of expertise. With more than 9,500 active contracts, our diverse client
base includes both clinical and nonclinical settings, servicing acute
care hospitals, physician practice groups, outpatient and
ambulatory-care centers, nursing facilities, both public schools and
charter schools, rehabilitation and sports medicine clinics, government
facilities, and homecare. Through our national staffing teams and
network of approximately 75 office locations, we are able to place
clinicians on travel and per diem assignments, local short-term
contracts, and permanent positions. We are a market leader in providing
flexible workforce management solutions, which include managed services
programs (MSP), internal resource pool consulting and development,
electronic medical record (EMR) transition staffing, recruitment process
outsourcing, outsourcing services, predictive modeling, and consultative
services. In addition, we provide both retained and contingent placement
services for healthcare executives, physicians, and other healthcare
Copies of this and other news releases as well as additional information
about Cross Country Healthcare can be obtained online at www.crosscountryhealthcare.com.
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Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.
William J. Grubbs, 561-237-6202
and Chief Executive Officer
Source: Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.
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