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Modis International Selected to Manage Permanent Recruitment for NHS Connecting for Health

Modis International Selected to Manage Permanent Recruitment for NHS Connecting for Health

Modis International, the United Kingdom-based information technology (IT) services business unit of MPS Group, Inc. (NYSE: MPS), has been selected by National Health Services (NHS) as one of only two agencies to manage permanent recruitment for NHS Connecting for Health.

JACKSONVILLE, FL (PRWEB) August 25, 2005

Modis® International, the United Kingdom-based information technology (IT) services business unit of MPS Group, Inc. (NYSE:MPS), today announced that it has been selected by the National Health Service (NHS) as one of only two agencies to manage permanent recruitment for NHS Connecting for Health. NHS Connecting for Health is the agency delivering new integrated IT systems and services to help modernize the NHS and ensure care is centered around the patient.

The new computer systems and services will connect over 100,000 doctors, 38,000 nurses and 50,000 other healthcare professionals in England by 2010. Modis International will be responsible for managing and delivering recruitment processes as NHS Connecting for Health looks to fill more than 200 roles per year in IT and corporate services functions. Permanent placement and managed recruitment services from Modis give organizations like the NHS the ability to leverage ModisÂ’ vast access to qualified candidates and achieve fast, efficient and cost effective resourcing.

“This is a significant milestone in the development of our managed services and permanent recruitment businesses,” said Paul Chapman, president and managing director of Modis International. “This is a flagship opportunity that will accelerate Modis' relationship with the NHS while maintaining financial discipline by focusing on permanent placement and managed recruitment revenues.”

For more information on NHS Connecting for Health, visit www. connectingforhealth. nhs. uk www. mpsgroup. com

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