Jackson Healthcare Acquires Pharmacy Staffing Division

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3/4/2010 12:00:00 AM

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Jackson Healthcare acquires pharmacy staffing division

ALPHARETTA, GA March 2, 2010 - Jackson Healthcare has announced the purchase of the pharmacy division of Hire Dynamics, LLC headquartered in Duluth, GA. Hire Dynamics Rx (HDRx) is one of three specialty divisions within Hire Dynamics, LLC.

HDRx specializes in the placement of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in all practice settings, including hospital, retail, long-term care and pharmacy call centers. The company contracts with pharmacists and pharmacy technicians on short and long-term assignments.

"There is a synergy between our staffing business at Jackson Healthcare and HDRx's established business - both serving in hospitals, long term care centers, government facilities, outpatient centers, prisons and public health clinics," said R. Shane Jackson, executive vice president of Jackson Healthcare and president of LocumTenens.com. "We are pleased to be able to offer our current clients this additional area of staffing service."

"HDRx has been a successful division for Hire Dynamics, and it is an added bonus that they are a company that, like Jackson Healthcare, places great importance on being an empowering workplace where people want to come to work," said Jackson.

Over the last several years, Hire Dynamics has consistently ranked with Jackson Healthcare in the top ten of the Atlanta Business Chronicle's "Best Places to Work."

"We look forward to HDRx joining our team and watching our company cultures connect. We are eager to supply HDRx with every possible resource we can to facilitate their continued success," said Jackson.

About Jackson Healthcare

Founded by the healthcare innovator Richard Jackson, Jackson Healthcare serves more than two million patients in nearly one thousand hospitals each year. The Jackson family of companies provides physician and clinician staffing, anesthesia management, hospital management and healthcare information technology solutions proven to improve clinical and financial outcomes, as well as increase operational efficiency. Jackson Healthcare has earned national media coverage for its physician polls and champions local and international charitable work. In addition, Jackson has been recognized as one of the largest and fastest growing staffing companies in the country by the Inc. Magazine, Atlanta Business Chronicle, Georgia Trend and Staffing Industry Analysts. For more information about Jackson and its companies, visit www.JacksonHealthcare.com. Jackson's research reports are available at http://www.jacksonhealthcare.com/research.

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