Cross Country Healthcare Issues Annual Sustainability Report
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The 2022 Cross Country Healthcare Sustainability Report highlights the organization's perspectives on governance and addressing societal and environmental challenges while aiming to foster a diverse and inclusive culture that can drive impact, innovation, and sustainable growth. (Photo: Business Wire)
View the 2022 Sustainability Report and learn more about Cross Country Healthcare’s Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) highlights and accomplishments here. The report is part of Cross Country’s commitment to transparency to internal and external stakeholders and serves as a benchmark for future ESG initiatives and efforts.
“At Cross Country, we seek to elevate how we think about our impact and evolve our industry through leadership in innovation, technology, customer service and corporate citizenship," said
The report includes the results of Cross Country’s Priority ESG Topics Assessment, conducted through a third-party consultant to identify priority topics across several stakeholder groups, including investors, customers, corporate and field employees, and community and non-profit partners. The results evaluated our ESG-related risks and opportunities and identified new areas of focus, such as technology innovation, pay equity and access to quality healthcare.
For three consecutive years, we have received the
In addition to historical information, this press release contains statements relating to our future results (including certain projections and business trends) that are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and are subject to the "safe harbor" created by those sections. Forward-looking statements consist of statements that are predictive in nature and/or depend upon or refer to future events. Words such as "expects", "anticipates", "intends", "plans", "believes", "estimates", "suggests", "appears", "seeks", "will", "could", and variations of such words and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause our actual results and performance to be materially different from any future results or performance expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. These factors include, but are not limited to, the following: the overall macroeconomic environment, including increased inflation and interest rates, demand for the healthcare services we provide, both nationally and in the regions in which we operate, our ability to attract and retain qualified nurses, physicians and other healthcare personnel, costs and availability of short-term housing for our travel healthcare professionals, the functioning of our information systems, the effect of cyber security risks and cyber incidents on our business, the effect of existing or future government regulation and federal and state legislative and enforcement initiatives on our business, our customers’ ability to pay us for our services, our ability to successfully implement our acquisition and development strategies, including our ability to successfully integrate acquired businesses and realize synergies from such acquisitions, the effect of liabilities and other claims asserted against us, the effect of competition in the markets we serve, our ability to successfully defend the Company, its subsidiaries, and its officers and directors on the merits of any lawsuit or determine its potential liability, if any, and other factors, including, without limitation, the risk factors set forth in Item 1A. "Risk Factors" in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended
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