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 8, 2005
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)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, If Changed Since Last Report.)
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
Incorporated by reference is a press release, issued by Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (“the Company) on February 8, 2005 and attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. This information is being furnished under Item 7.01 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.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press Release issued by the Company on February 8, 2005
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, 2005
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CROSS COUNTRY HEALTHCARE ANNOUNCES FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END 2004 EARNINGS RELEASE DATE AND CONFERENCE CALL INFORMATION
BOCA RATON, Fla. February 8, 2005 Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq: CCRN) will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss its fourth quarter and year end 2004 financial results on Tuesday, March 8, 2005, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The Company intends to distribute its earnings press release after the close of business on Monday, March 7, 2005.
This call will be webcast live by CCBN and can be accessed at the Companys website at www.crosscountry.com or by dialing 877-915-2769 from anywhere in the U.S. or by dialing 630-395-0018 from non-U.S. locations Passcode: Cross Country. A replay of the webcast will be available from March 8th through March 22nd. A replay of the conference call will be available by telephone from approximately 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time on March 8th until March 22nd by calling 800-793-2384 from anywhere in the U.S. or 402-280-1608 from non-U.S. locations.
The webcast will also be distributed over CCBN's Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can listen to the call through CCBN's individual investor center at www.companyboardroom.com or by visiting any of the investor sites in CCBN's Individual Investor Network such as America Online's Personal Finance Channel, Fidelity Investments(R) (Fidelity.com) and others. Institutional investors can access the call via CCBN's password-protected event management site, StreetEvents (www.streetevents.com).
Cross Country Healthcare, Inc. is a leading provider of healthcare staffing services in the United States as well as a provider of human capital management services. The Company has a client base of approximately 3,000 hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and other healthcare providers across all 50 states. Copies of this and other news releases as well as additional information about Cross Country can be obtained online at www.crosscountry.com. Shareholders and prospective investors can also register at the corporate website to automatically receive the Companys 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
Additional information about our business:
Cross Country Staffing
Cross Country TravCorps
Cross Country Local
Per Diem Nurse
Cross Country University
CEU Continuing Education for Nurses
6551 Park of Commerce Blvd., Boca Raton, FL 33487
Tel: (800) 347-2264 Fax: (561) 998-8533 www.crosscountry.com