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HEALTH CAROUSEL ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF LOCUM MEDICAL GROUP

NEXTLocums Doubles Recruiting Capability to Better Serve Client Needs

CINCINNATI, October 1, 2018 — Health Carousel, a leading provider of healthcare workforce solutions, today announced the acquisition of the assets of Locum Medical Group, a division of Randstad Healthcare.

Health Carousel ranks #17 on Staffing Industry Analyst’s (SIA) list of the largest healthcare staffing firms in the United States and was recognized on the Staffing Industry Analysts “2018 Largest U.S. Staffing Firms Report” for the second consecutive year.

“We are thrilled to welcome Locum Medical Group into the Health Carousel family,” said Bill DeVille, Chief Executive Officer of Health Carousel. “Together we can reach our higher purpose of improving lives and making healthcare work better.”

Health Carousel has seen continuous growth year after year and in 2018 was recognized on the Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America list for the third consecutive year. The acquisition of locum tenens is an exciting opportunity to add another strong locum tenens offering to their company. Locum Medical Group will operate under the NEXTLocums brand moving forward.

Locum Medical Group was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

“This is a wonderful opportunity for our team in Cleveland to be a part of an organization focused on the locum tenens industry,” said Abigail Tremble, President of Randstad Healthcare. “We remain committed to continuing our relationships with our facility partners to ensure continuity of care for the patients we serve every day. We have an existing business relationship with Health Carousel and look forward to continuing to partner in the future.”

About Health Carousel

Health Carousel was founded in Cincinnati, OH in 2004 with a vision to build a company that could address the short-term and long-term workforce challenges faced by U.S. healthcare organizations and ensure that patients have access to qualified healthcare professionals when and where they need them.

Today, Health Carousel operates a leading international healthcare staffing business (PassportUSA), a master supplier in the nurse travel staffing business (Health Carousel Travel Network), and one of the top locum tenens companies (NEXTLocums).

In 2018, Health Carousel was recognized by Staffing Industry Analyst’s (SIA) as the 12th-fastest-growing U.S. staffing firm, the 17th largest healthcare staffing company in the nation, and was listed on the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America list for the third consecutive year.

If you are a healthcare facility, learn more about how the new NEXTLocums can meet your staffing needs by contacting Winnie Kirker-Culbert at (937) 281-2821 or wculbert@nextlocums.com.