LYMAN, S.C., July 21 Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc. (OTC: SHOM) is pleased to announce that Encore Medical Staffing has set a date for the opening of the Florence, South Carolina location. With all vendors and leases now in place, Florence is set to open on October 1, 2008. Greg Tucker, President and CEO of parent company Southern Home Medical, stated, "We look forward to good things from this market. The potential is there for another successful location. This will be our seventh Encore Medical Staffing location and we look forward to continued expansion of the brand."
Encore Medical Staffing currently has locations in Charleston, Columbia, and Greenville, South Carolina. They also have locations in Lebanon, Kentucky; Palm Beach Gardens, Florida; and Baltimore, Maryland. Encore Medical Staffing supplies quality healthcare professionals on a per diem, temporary and contract basis to hospitals, rehab centers, nursing homes and other medical facilities. Encore Medical Staffing, Inc. is aggressively recruiting motivated nursing professionals interested in franchising opportunities.
Mr. Tucker continued, "The Encore Medical Staffing division of our company is poised for fantastic future growth. We ask that those interested in more information on our company to visit our website at http://www.encoremedicalstaffing.com."
About Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc.
Southern Home Medical is a holding company with a focus on nurse staffing operations. Formed in January 2005, with its principal place of business in Lyman, S.C., Southern Home Medical will be expanding its operations through the start up and support of Encore Medical Staffing businesses on a national level. The majority of the staffing professionals consist of Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nursing Assistants. Encore Medical Staffing, Inc. is aggressively recruiting motivated nurse professionals interested in franchising opportunities. http://www.encoremedicalstaffing.com.
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