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Nov 19, 2018

Cross Country Healthcare Executives Included on Staffing Industry Analysts’ Global Power 150 - Women in Staffing List

BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 19, 2018-- Cross Country Healthcare is proud to announce that two of its executives were included on Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) list of 150 most influential women. The annual Global Power 150 - Women in Staffing List recognizes the 100 most influential women in the Americas, and 50 additional women internationally. Susan E. Ball, JD, MBA and RN, Cross Country Healthcare’s Executive VP, General Counsel and Secretary, and Marisa Zaharoff, MSN, RN, President of Cross Country Healthcare’s Per Diem Staffing Division, were both featured on the publication’s 2018 list.

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Susan E. Ball, JD, MBA and RN, Cross Country Healthcare’s Executive VP, General Counsel and Secretar ...

Susan E. Ball, JD, MBA and RN, Cross Country Healthcare’s Executive VP, General Counsel and Secretary (Photo: Business Wire)

Susan Ball is the primary legal advisor to Cross Country Healthcare’s CEO and board of directors, overseeing corporate governance, securities matters, risk management, workers’ compensation, insurance, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, and leadership on certain operational matters. Prior to practicing law, she was a registered nurse, which gives her unique insight into the legal matters facing a healthcare staffing company. Cross Country Healthcare is the third-largest healthcare staffing firm in the US.

Marisa Zaharoff has managed Cross Country Healthcare’s per diem branch network since 2014 and was named President of Cross Country Healthcare’s Per Diem Staffing Division in January of 2018. Under her leadership, the company’s per diem division, Medical Staffing Network, has leaped to the top spot on SIA’s list of largest per diem nursing firms in the US with seven percent market share. She also has a background in nursing prior to her healthcare staffing experience.

“We are extremely proud that both Susan and Marisa were recognized on SIA’s Global Power 150 - Women in Staffing List,” said William Grubbs, CEO of Cross Country Healthcare. “We recognize and value the importance of women in leadership positions in general and more importantly, within Cross Country Healthcare specifically.”

To learn more about SIA’s Global Power 150 Women in Staffing and to see the entire list, visit their website.

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. 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 70 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, predictive modeling and other outsourcing and consultative services. In addition, we provide both retained and contingent placement services for healthcare executives, physicians, and other healthcare professionals.

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Source: Cross Country Healthcare

Geoff Staub
Vice President, Corporate Marketing & Communications
Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.

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