in a statement it wanted to add locumtenens services to differentiate it from competitors and to further its stated goal of providing specialty niche services.
Separately, Vedior said it will buy a 70 percent
. On Assignment also completed its $41 million buy of Vista Staffing Solutions Inc., a Salt Lake City-based company that operates a locumtenens business and provides physician search services.
operate under three brands: Club Staffing, Nursefinders and Linde Healthcare/Kendall and Davis, a supplier of locumtenens and physician recruitment services. Club Staffing provides allied health staffing
for improved nurse-patient ratios is ultimately translated into political will, that, too, will drive up demand.
Locumtenens can expect another year of double-digit growth in 2005, and allied healthcare also
recorded a gross profit of $11.5 million, or 28.4% of first quarter revenue, up from $665,000 in the first quarter of 2004. Locumtenens business accounted for about 40% of the company's revenue this quarter