LYMAN, S.C., July 24 Southern Home MedicalEquipment, Inc. (OTC: SHOM) announced today that its Encore Medical Staffinglocation in Baltimore, Maryland has signed its second staffing agreement andhas begun filling shifts. Greg Tucker, President and CEO of Southern Home,stated, "We have high hopes for this group. The market potential in Baltimoreand surrounding areas is encouraging. With 30 years of nursing experience, theBaltimore team has the credibility and credentials necessary to compete inthis business."
Atley St. John of the Baltimore group stated, "This is an exciting part ofthe process for me. It was tough work getting started, and it is veryrewarding to see our efforts pay off thus far in the form of staffingagreements. These agreements are confirmation that facilities see us as aprofessional organization ready to support their staffing needs and we couldnot be happier. We will continue to add independent nurse contractors to ourteam and we look forward to signing additional staffing agreements in theweeks and months to come."
Encore Medical Staffing (www.encoremedicalstaffing.com) currently haslocations in Charleston, Columbia, and Greenville, South Carolina. They alsohave locations in Kentucky, Florida, and Maryland. Encore Medical Staffingsupplies quality healthcare professionals on a per diem, temporary andcontract basis to hospitals, rehab centers, nursing homes and other medicalfacilities. Encore Medical Staffing, Inc. is aggressively recruiting motivatednursing professionals interested in franchising opportunities.
About Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc.
Southern Home Medical is a holding company with a focus on nurse staffingoperations. Formed in January 2005, with its principal place of business inLyman, S.C., Southern Home Medical will be expanding its operations throughthe start up and support of Encore Medical Staffing businesses on a nationallevel. The majority of the staffing professionals consist of RegisteredNurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nursing Assistants. EncoreMedical Staffing, Inc. is aggressively recruiting motivated nurseprofessionals interested in franchising opportunities.www.encoremedicalstaffing.com.
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