SECURITIES & EXCHANGE COMMISSION
                             Washington, D.C. 20549
                             ----------------------

                                  SCHEDULE 13G
                                 (Rule 13d-102)

             INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN STATEMENTS FILED PURSUANT
           TO RULES 13d-1(b), (c) AND (d) AND AMENDMENTS THERETO FILED
                              PURSUANT TO 13d-2(b)*
                                 Amendment No. 1

                         Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.
                                (Name of Issuer)

                                  Common Stock
                         (Title of Class of Securities)

                                    22748P105
                                 (CUSIP Number)

                                  June 13, 2003
             (Date of event which requires filing of this statement)


     Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this
Schedule 13G/A is filed:
     [ ]  Rule 13d-1(b)
     [X]  Rule 13d-1(c)
     [ ]  Rule 13d-1(d)





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     *The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting
person's initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of
securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would
alter the disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

     The information required in the remainder of this cover page shall not be
deemed to be "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act
of 1934 ("Act") or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the
Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the
Notes).



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     (1)    NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
            I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO.
            OF ABOVE PERSONS (ENTITIES ONLY)

                   Hunter Global Associates L.L.C.

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     (2)    CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP **
                                                                  (a)  [X]
                                                                  (b)  [ ]
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     (3)    SEC USE ONLY
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     (4)    CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
                                    Delaware
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NUMBER OF      (5)  SOLE VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
SHARES         ______________________________________________________________

BENEFICIALLY   (6)  SHARED VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
OWNED BY       ______________________________________________________________

EACH           (7)  SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
REPORTING      ______________________________________________________________

PERSON WITH    (8)  SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
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     (9)     AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED
             BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
                                               -0-
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     (10)    CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT
             IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES **                       [ ]
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     (11)    PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED
             BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
                                               -0-
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     (12)    TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON **
                                               OO
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                    ** SEE INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE FILLING OUT!



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     (1)    NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
            I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO. 
            OF ABOVE PERSONS (ENTITIES ONLY)

                                    Hunter Global Investors L.P.

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     (2)    CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP **
                                                                  (a)  [X]
                                                                  (b)  [ ]
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     (3)    SEC USE ONLY
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     (4)    CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
                                    Delaware
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NUMBER OF      (5)  SOLE VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
SHARES         ______________________________________________________________

BENEFICIALLY   (6)  SHARED VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
OWNED BY       ______________________________________________________________

EACH           (7)  SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
REPORTING      ______________________________________________________________

PERSON WITH    (8)  SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
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     (9)     AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED
             BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
                                               -0-
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     (10)    CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT
             IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES **                       [ ]
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     (11)    PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED
             BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
                                               -0-
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     (12)    TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON **
                                               PN
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                    ** SEE INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE FILLING OUT!



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     (1)    NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
            I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO.
            OF ABOVE PERSONS (ENTITIES ONLY)

                                 Duke Buchan III
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     (2)    CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP **
                                                                  (a)  [X]
                                                                  (b)  [ ]
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     (3)    SEC USE ONLY
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     (4)    CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
                                    United States
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NUMBER OF      (5)  SOLE VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
SHARES         ______________________________________________________________

BENEFICIALLY   (6)  SHARED VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
OWNED BY       ______________________________________________________________

EACH           (7)  SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
REPORTING      ______________________________________________________________

PERSON WITH    (8)  SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
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     (9)     AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED
             BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
                                               -0-
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     (10)    CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT
             IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES **                       [ ]
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     (11)    PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED 
             BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
                                               -0-
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     (12)    TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON **
                                               IN
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                    ** SEE INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE FILLING OUT!



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     (1)    NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
            I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO.
            OF ABOVE PERSONS (ENTITIES ONLY)

                                    Hunter Global Investors Fund I L.P.

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     (2)    CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP **
                                                                  (a)  [X]
                                                                  (b)  [ ]
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     (3)    SEC USE ONLY
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     (4)    CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
                                    Delaware
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NUMBER OF      (5)  SOLE VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
SHARES         ______________________________________________________________

BENEFICIALLY   (6)  SHARED VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
OWNED BY       ______________________________________________________________

EACH           (7)  SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
REPORTING      ______________________________________________________________

PERSON WITH    (8)  SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
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     (9)     AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED
             BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
                                               -0-
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
     (10)    CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT
             IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES **                       [ ]
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
     (11)    PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED
             BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
                                               -0-
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     (12)    TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON **
                                               PN
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                    ** SEE INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE FILLING OUT!


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CUSIP No. 22748P105                 13G/A                 Page 6 of 12 Pages

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     (1)    NAMES OF REPORTING PERSONS
            I.R.S. IDENTIFICATION NO.
            OF ABOVE PERSONS (ENTITIES ONLY)

                                    Hunter Global Investors Fund II L.P.
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     (2)    CHECK THE APPROPRIATE BOX IF A MEMBER OF A GROUP **
                                                                  (a)  [X]
                                                                  (b)  [ ]
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     (3)    SEC USE ONLY
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     (4)    CITIZENSHIP OR PLACE OF ORGANIZATION
                                    Delaware
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NUMBER OF      (5)  SOLE VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
SHARES         ______________________________________________________________

BENEFICIALLY   (6)  SHARED VOTING POWER
                                               -0-
OWNED BY       ______________________________________________________________

EACH           (7)  SOLE DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
REPORTING      ______________________________________________________________

PERSON WITH    (8)  SHARED DISPOSITIVE POWER
                                               -0-
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     (9)     AGGREGATE AMOUNT BENEFICIALLY OWNED
             BY EACH REPORTING PERSON
                                               -0-
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
     (10)    CHECK BOX IF THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT
             IN ROW (9) EXCLUDES CERTAIN SHARES **                       [ ]
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
     (11)    PERCENT OF CLASS REPRESENTED
             BY AMOUNT IN ROW (9)
                                               -0-
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
     (12)    TYPE OF REPORTING PERSON **
                                               PN
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                    ** SEE INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE FILLING OUT!



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Item 1(a).   Name of Issuer:

             The name of the issuer is Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.
(the "Company").

Item 1(b).   Address of Issuer's Principal Executive Offices:

             The Company's principal executive offices are located at 6551
Park of Commerce Blvd., M.W, Suite 200, Boca Raton, FL 33487

Item 2(a).   Name of Person Filing:

            This statement is filed by:

                  (i)   Hunter Global Associates L.L.C., a Delaware limited
                        liability company ("Associates") (CO) that is the
                        general partner of Hunter Global Investors Fund I L.P.
                        ("Fund I") and Hunter Global Investors Fund II L.P.
                        ("Fund II"), with respect to the shares of Common Stock
                        (defined in Item 2(d) below) beneficially owned by Fund
                        I and Fund II, collectively.

                  (ii)  Hunter Global Investors L.P., a Delaware limited
                        partnership ("Investors") (PN) that is the investment
                        manager of Fund I, Fund II and Hunter Global Investors
                        Offshore Fund Ltd., a Cayman Islands exempted company
                        (the "Offshore Fund"), with respect to the shares of
                        Common Stock beneficially owned by Fund I, Fund II and
                        the Offshore Fund, collectively.

                  (iii) Duke Buchan III ("Mr. Buchan") (IN), who is the managing
                        member of Associates and who controls Investors through
                        its general partner, with respect to the shares of
                        Common Stock beneficially owned by Fund I, Fund II and
                        the Offshore Fund, collectively.

                  (iv)  Fund I, a Delaware limited partnership (PN), with
                        respect to the shares of Common Stock beneficially owned
                        by it.

                  (v)   Fund II, a Delaware limited partnership (PN), with
                        respect to the shares of Common Stock beneficially owned
                        by it.

                  The foregoing persons are hereinafter collectively referred to
            as the "Reporting Persons". Any disclosures herein with respect to
            persons other than the Reporting Persons are made on information and
            belief after making inquiry to the appropriate person.

Item 2(b).  Address of Principal Business Office or, if none, Residence

         The address of the business office of each of the Reporting Persons is
350 Park Avenue, 11th Floor, New York, New York 10022.



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Item 2(c).   Citizenship

         Fund I, Fund II and Investors are each limited partnerships organized
under the laws of the State of Delaware. Associates is a limited liability
company organized under the laws of the State of Delaware. Mr. Buchan is a
United States citizen.

Item 2(d).   Title of Class of Securities

         Common Stock, $0.0001 par value (the "Common Stock").

Item 2(e).   CUSIP Number

         22748P105

Item 3.  If this statement is filed pursuant to Rules 13d-1(b) or 13d-2(b) or
(c), check whether the person filing is a:  NOT APPLICABLE

          (a) [ ]   Broker or dealer registered under Section 15 of the Act,
          (b) [ ]   Bank as defined in Section 3(a)(6) of the Act, (c) [ ]
                    Insurance Company as defined in Section 3(a)(19) of
                    the Act,
          (d) [ ]   Investment Company registered under Section 8 of the
                    Investment Company Act of 1940,
          (e) [ ]   Investment Adviser in accordance with
                    Rule 13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(E),
          (f) [ ]   Employee Benefit Plan or Endowment Fund in accordance with
                    13d-1 (b)(1)(ii)(F), 
          (g) [ ]   Parent Holding Company or
                    control person in accordance with Rule 13d-1 (b)(1)(ii)(G),
          (h) [ ]   Savings Association as defined in Section 3(b) of the
                    Federal Deposit Insurance Act,
          (i) [ ]   Church Plan that is excluded from the definition of an
                    investment company under Section 3(c)(14) of the Investment
                    Company Act of 1940,
          (j) [ ]   Group, in accordance with Rule 13d-1(b)(1)(ii)(J).

Item 4.   Ownership.

     A.   Hunter Global Associates L.L.C., as general partner of Hunter Global
          Investors Fund I L.P. and Hunter Global Investors Fund II L.P.
          (a)  Amount beneficially owned: -0-
          (b)  Percent of class: 0%



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          (c)(i) Sole power to vote or direct the vote: -0-
            (ii) Shared power to vote or direct the vote: -0-
           (iii) Sole power to dispose or direct the disposition: -0-
            (iv) Shared power to dispose or direct the disposition: -0-

     B.   Hunter Global Investors L.P., as investment manager of Hunter Global
          Investors Fund I L.P., Hunter Global Investors Fund II L.P. and Hunter
          Global Investors Offshore Fund Ltd.
          (a)  Amount beneficially owned: -0-
          (b) Percent of class: -0-
          (c)(i) Sole power to vote or direct the vote: -0-
            (ii) Shared power to vote or direct the vote: -0-
           (iii) Sole power to dispose or direct the disposition: -0-
            (iv) Shared power to dispose or direct the disposition:-0-

     C.   Duke Buchan III, as senior managing member of Hunter Global Associates
          L.L.C., and as the sole member of the general partner of Hunter Global
          Investors L.P.
          (a)  Amount beneficially owned: -0-
          (b)  Percent of class: -0-
          (c)(i) Sole power to vote or direct the vote: -0-
            (ii) Shared power to vote or direct the vote: -0-
           (iii) Sole power to dispose or direct the disposition: -0-
            (iv) Shared power to dispose or direct the disposition: -0-

     D.   Hunter Global Investors Fund I L.P.
          (a)  Amount beneficially owned: -0-
          (b)  Percent of class: -0-
          (c)(i) Sole power to vote or direct the vote: -0-
            (ii) Shared power to vote or direct the vote: -0-
           (iii) Sole power to dispose or direct the disposition: -0-
            (iv) Shared power to dispose or direct the disposition: -0-

     E.   Hunter Global Investors Fund II L.P.
          (a)  Amount beneficially owned: -0- 
          (b)  Percent of class: -0-
          (c)(i) Sole power to vote or direct the vote: -0-
            (ii) Shared power to vote or direct the vote: -0- 
           (iii) Sole power to dispose or direct the disposition: -0-
            (iv) Shared power to dispose or direct the disposition: -0-



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Item 5. Ownership of Five Percent or Less of a Class

         If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of the date
hereof the reporting person has ceased to be the beneficial owner of more than
five percent of the class of securities, check the following [X].

Item 6.  Ownership of More than Five Percent on Behalf of Another Person

           Not applicable.

Item 7.  Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary Which Acquired the
Security Being Reported on By the Parent Holding Company

           Not applicable.

Item 8.  Identification and Classification of Members of the Group

           The identity of each member of the group is set forth above
under Item 2(a) and Item 4.

Item 9.  Notice of Dissolution of Group

            Not applicable.



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Item 10.  Certification.

     Each of the Reporting Persons hereby makes the following certification:

          By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and
belief, the securities referred to above were not acquired and are not held for
the purpose of or with the effect of changing or influencing the control of the
issuer of the securities and were not acquired and are not held in connection
with or as a participant in any transaction having that purpose or effect.

                                   SIGNATURES

         After reasonable inquiry and to the best of our knowledge and belief,
the undersigned certify that the information set forth in this statement is
true, complete and correct.

DATED:  February 17, 2004        HUNTER GLOBAL ASSOCIATES L.L.C.

                                 By: /s/ Duke Buchan III
                                     -----------------------------------
                                     Duke Buchan III
                                     Senior Managing Member

                                 HUNTER GLOBAL INVESTORS L.P.

                                 By: Hunter Global Capital Management L.L.C.,
                                     its general partner

                                 By: /s/ Duke Buchan III
                                     -----------------------------------
                                     Duke Buchan III
                                     Managing Member

                                 DUKE BUCHAN III

                                 /s/ Duke Buchan III

                                 HUNTER GLOBAL INVESTORS FUND I L.P.

                                 By: Hunter Global Associates L.L.C.,
                                     its general partner

                                 By: /s/ Duke Buchan III
                                     -----------------------------------
                                     Duke Buchan III
                                     Senior Managing Member

                                 HUNTER GLOBAL INVESTORS FUND II L.P.

                                 By: Hunter Global Associates L.L.C.,
                                     its general partner

                                 By: /s/ Duke Buchan III
                                     -----------------------------------
                                     Duke Buchan III
                                     Senior Managing Member



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                                    EXHIBIT 1

                           JOINT ACQUISITION STATEMENT
                            PURSUANT TO RULE 13d-1(k)

     The undersigned acknowledge and agree that the foregoing statement on
Schedule 13G, is filed on behalf of each of the undersigned and that all
subsequent amendments to this statement on Schedule 13G, shall be filed on
behalf of each of the undersigned without the necessity of filing additional
joint acquisition statements. The undersigned acknowledge that each shall be
responsible for the timely filing of such amendments, and for the completeness
and accuracy of the information concerning him or it contained therein, but
shall not be responsible for the completeness and accuracy of the information
concerning the others, except to the extent that he or it knows or has reason to
believe that such information is inaccurate.


DATED:  February 17, 2004        HUNTER GLOBAL ASSOCIATES L.L.C.


                                 By: /s/ Duke Buchan III
                                     -----------------------------------
                                     Duke Buchan III
                                     Senior Managing Member

                                 HUNTER GLOBAL INVESTORS L.P.

                                 By: Hunter Global Capital Management L.L.C.,
                                     its general partner

                                 By: /s/ Duke Buchan III
                                     -----------------------------------
                                     Duke Buchan III
                                     Managing Member

                                 DUKE BUCHAN III

                                 /s/ Duke Buchan III

                                 HUNTER GLOBAL INVESTORS FUND I L.P.

                                 By: Hunter Global Associates L.L.C.,
                                     its general partner

                                 By: /s/ Duke Buchan III
                                     -----------------------------------
                                     Duke Buchan III
                                     Senior Managing Member

                                 HUNTER GLOBAL INVESTORS FUND II L.P.

                                 By: Hunter Global Associates L.L.C.,
                                     its general partner

                                 By: /s/ Duke Buchan III
                                     -----------------------------------
                                     Duke Buchan III
                                     Senior Managing Member