Profile: Cross Country Healthcare Inc (CCRN.OQ)
18 Aug 2017
Cross Country Healthcare, Inc., incorporated on May 20, 1999, is engaged in providing healthcare recruiting, staffing, recruiting and workforce solutions. The Company operates in three segments: Nurse and Allied Staffing, Physician Staffing and Other Human Capital Management Services. In addition, the Company is engaged in providing multi-specialty locum tenens (temporary physician staffing) services, as well as other human capital management services focused on healthcare. The Company's workforce solutions include managed service programs (MSPs), electronic medical record (EMR) transition staffing, internal resource pool (IRP) consulting and development, recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), optimal workforce solutions, predictive analytics and education healthcare services.
Nurse and Allied Staffing
The Nurse and Allied Staffing segment provides traditional staffing, including temporary and permanent placement of travel nurses and allied professionals, and branch-based local nurses and allied staffing through its Cross Country Staffing, MSN, AHG, Mediscan and DirectEd brands. It provides flexible workforce solutions to the healthcare and school markets through offerings designed to meet the special needs of each client, including MSP, OWS, Predictive Analytics, IRP, Educational Healthcare Services, RPO and EMR. Its clients include public and private acute care hospitals, government-owned facilities, public schools, charter schools, outpatient clinics, ambulatory care facilities, physician practice groups, retailers, and various other healthcare providers.
The Company offers a short-term staffing solution of registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, certified nurse assistants, advanced practitioners, pharmacists, and more than 100 specialties of allied professionals on local per diem and short-term assignments in a range of clinical and non-clinical settings through its national network of local branch offices. It also provides travel allied professionals on long-term contract assignments to hospitals, public schools, charter schools and skilled nursing facilities under the Cross Country Staffing, Mediscan and DirectEd brands.
The Physician Staffing segment is engaged in providing physicians in various specialties, certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs), nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) under its Medical Doctor Associates (MDA) brand as independent contractors on temporary assignments throughout the United States at various healthcare facilities, such as acute and non-acute care facilities, medical group practices, government facilities, and managed care organizations. It recruits these professionals nationally and place them on assignments varying in length from several days up to one year.
Other Human Capital Management Services
The Other Human Capital Management Services is engaged in providing retained and contingent search services for physicians, healthcare executives, nurses, advanced practice and allied health professionals. Its Cejka Search (Cejka) subsidiary has been a physician, executive, nurses, advanced practice, and allied health retained and contingent search firm for more than 20 years, recruiting top healthcare talent for organizations nationwide through a team of experienced professionals, advanced use of recruitment technology and commitment to service excellence. Serving clients nationwide, Cejka completes hundreds of search assignments annually for organizations spanning the continuum of healthcare, including physician group practices, hospitals and health systems, academic medical centers, accountable care organizations, managed care and other healthcare organizations.
The Company competes with AMN Healthcare Services, Inc., CHG Healthcare Services, Maxim Healthcare, Jackson Healthcare, Team Health, HealthTrust Workforce Solutions, MedAssets and Witt Kiefer.
Cross Country Healthcare Inc
5201 Congress Ave Ste 100B
BOCA RATON FL 33487-3629
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Cross Country Healthcare Q2 earnings per share $0.13
- BRIEF-Cross Country Healthcare Inc enters into a second amendment to its credit agreement
- BRIEF-Cross Country Healthcare reaffirms second quarter 2017 guidance
- BRIEF-Cross Country Healthcare to acquire assets of Advantage RN
- BRIEF-CROSS COUNTRY HEALTHCARE Q1 LOSS PER SHARE $0.08