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ALM Legal Update Q3 2015

5 November 2015

In this report we round up the legal developments making the headlines in Q3 2015 in the following regions:

Asia Pacific

  • Australia, Japan, India, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore

Latin America

  • Brazil, Chile

Middle East

  • UAE, Saudi Arabia


Buyers' Annual Contingent Workforce Spend

4 November 2015

  • Median annual CW spend was $140 million
  • CW spend positively correlated with buyer size
  • Larger median spend among buyers with a VMS or MSP

Travelers Haven expands Denver headquarters — Promoted

4 November 2015

Travelers Haven, North America’s largest housing solution serving the healthcare industry, announced its second expansion in two years at its current office.

Hospital C-suites: Tech skills in high demand

4 November 2015

Technology deployment and advanced analytical skills are in high demand in hospital C-suites, according to a poll conducted by Black Book Market Research.

Team Health rejects AmSurg merger offers

4 November 2015

Team Health Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TMH), which includes healthcare staffing provider D&Y, received and rejected two merger offers by AmSurg Corp.

Accountable appoints president of travel healthcare

4 November 2015

Accountable Healthcare Staffing Inc. promoted Chad Blackson to president of its travel healthcare division. The newly created position is a result of the merger of Accountable’s travel nurse and travel allied business units.

AMN acquires MillicanSolutions for $4 million

4 November 2015

AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS) acquired MillicanSolutions, a physician and executive leadership search firm focused academic medical centers and children’s hospitals.

Nurse staffing agency operators indicted for falsifying credentials for nursing school

4 November 2015

Operators of a New York state staffing firm were indicted for falsifying credentials of people they sought to teach in a nursing school, the New York Attorney General announced.

Cross Country acquires Mediscan for $33 million

4 November 2015

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASD: CCRN) acquired Mediscan, a healthcare staffing provider based in Woodland Hills, Calif.

Report finds lucrative environment for healthcare staffing market

4 November 2015

According to Staffing Industry Analysts’ recently released 2015 Healthcare Staffing Growth Assessment, the current environment for the healthcare staffing market is arguably the most lucrative it has been in more than a decade, due to a confluence of favorable drivers