SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) February 5, 2009
Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
6551 Park of Commerce Blvd., N.W., Boca Raton, FL 33487
(Address of Principal Executive Office) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Incorporated by reference is a press release issued by the Company on February 5, 2009, and attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. This information is being furnished under Item 8.01 and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liability of such section.
Financial Statements and Exhibits
Press Release issued by the Company on February 5, 2009
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
CROSS COUNTRY HEALTHCARE, INC.
/s/ EMIL HENSEL
Chief Financial Officer
Dated: February 9, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CROSS COUNTRY HEALTHCARE ANNOUNCES FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END 2008
EARNINGS RELEASE DATE AND CONFERENCE CALL INFORMATION
BOCA RATON, Fla. February 5, 2009 Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq: CCRN) will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss its fourth quarter and year-end 2008 financial results on Thursday, March 5, 2009, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The Company intends to distribute its earnings press release after the close of business on Wednesday, March 4, 2009.
This call will be webcast live by CCBN/Thomson Financial and can be accessed at the Companys website at www.crosscountryhealthcare.com or by dialing 877-917-1549 from anywhere in the U.S. or by dialing 312-470-7109 from non-U.S. locations Passcode: Cross Country. A replay of the webcast will be available from March 5th through March 19th. A replay of the conference call will be available by telephone from approximately noon Eastern Time on March 5th until March 19th by calling 800-677-8851 from anywhere in the U.S. or 203-369-3405 from non-U.S. locations Passcode: 2009.
The webcast will also be distributed over Thomson Financials Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors at www.streetevents.com and www.companyboardroom.com, respectively.
About Cross Country Healthcare
Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. is a diversified leader in healthcare staffing services. The Company offers a comprehensive suite of staffing and outsourcing services to the healthcare market, which together include being a leading provider of nurse and allied staffing services in the United States; a national provider of multi-specialty locum tenens (temporary physician staffing) services; a provider of clinical trials services to global pharmaceutical and biotechnology customers; and a provider of other human capital management services focused on healthcare. The Company has approximately 5,000 contracts with hospitals, healthcare providers, pharmaceutical and biotechnology customers, and other healthcare organizations. Copies of this and other news releases as well as additional information about Cross Country Healthcare can be obtained online at www.crosscountryhealthcare.com. Shareholders and prospective investors can also register at the corporate website to automatically receive the Company's press releases, SEC filings and other notices by e-mail.
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For further information, please contact:
Howard A. Goldman
Director/Investor & Corporate Relations
6551 Park of Commerce Blvd., Boca Raton, FL 33487
Tel: (800) 347-2264 Fax: (561) 998-8533 www.crosscountry.com