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Our Story

Cross Country Healthcare was co-founded in 1986 by Chairman Kevin Clark. At the time, Kevin and his partners transformed the industry by introducing innovative marketing initiatives, cutting-edge technology and a laser-focus on delivering clinical excellence for healthcare professionals. With an entrepreneurial spirit leading the way and innovation driving the solutions delivered, Cross Country Healthcare changed the industry and what healthcare professionals came to expect.

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Driven & Committed

This drive and commitment are what, for 36 years now, have made Cross Country the trusted partner to thousands of nurses, allied health professionals and advanced practice and physician professionals as well as leading acute and post care health systems and hospitals across the nation.

Pioneering the Industry

As the industry pioneer, Cross Country continues to take the lead and break the conventional staffing mold to proactively develop and deliver innovative technologies and intuitive solutions.  We continue to take the lead in total talent management and workforce solutions, enhancing the candidate experience and enabling healthcare professionals and providers to achieve their professional and business goals while always maintaining the patients they serve at the forefront of what they do.

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Entrepreneurial Mindset

We have and continue to foster an entrepreneurial mindset to generate innovative solutions and processes with the end goal of delivering best-in-class services for the healthcare professionals and providers we serve.

Nurtured Relationships

We develop deep, nurtured relationships with our healthcare professionals and providers, positively impacting their patients who at the core of what they do and what we do.

Agile Processes

We provide our healthcare professionals and clients sophisticated and comprehensive talent management solutions with innovative and agile processes and systems that are effortless and easy to use.

Ease Of Use

We continuously seek out the latest, optimal systems and solutions to remain at the forefront of the dynamic technology landscape and provide our healthcare professionals and providers with the connectivity and ease of use they seek and need.