March 20, 2020

Free ASA Webinar Monday—Learn About the Coronavirus Response Act

On March 18, the president signed into law the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which temporarily provides for expanded paid leave for employees. Find out what it means for your business, and get an overview of staffing firms’ obligations under the new law, during the ASA webinar “The Families First Coronavirus Response Act—What It Means for Staffing Firms.” It takes place Monday, March 23, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Eastern time. This webinar is sponsored by Essential StaffCARE.

All ASA webinars are free for ASA members, and most qualify for continuing education hours toward ASA certification renewal. To learn more and to register, visit

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Welcome New ASA Members

The ASA board of directors and staff welcome the following new members, which joined during the week ending March 15.

Elite Health Solutions
Shreveport, LA
Quincy, MA
Mitchell Martin
New York, NY
Mixed Staffing and Recruiting
Kentwood, MI
nSight Inc.
Andover, MA
Pluto Healthcare Staffing
Columbus, OH

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