DENVER and BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Health eCareers, the online career hub for the healthcare industry, announced this week its new partnership with the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation (NPHF), whose mission is to improve health status and quality of care through innovations in nurse practitioner education, practice, research, health policy and philanthropy.
The move will allow Health eCareers to post targeted nurse practitioner jobs on NPHF CareerLink, reaching the foundation's extensive database of nurse practitioners. Job seekers now have a single access point for hundreds of nationwide job postings specifically for nurse practitioners. They can also upload a resume and sign up for job alerts to find out about new opportunities.
"Nurse practitioners trust the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation to provide them with important career resources," said Justin MacLean, Vice President of Innovation and Partnerships for Health eCareers. "Not only will this partnership enable NPHF to provide NPs with job opportunities, but it also enables Health eCareers to connect healthcare employers with the nurse practitioners they want to hire."
The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation's goals are to enhance nurse practitioner leadership in healthcare, promote access to high-quality healthcare, eliminate healthcare disparities, promote research opportunities to improve health outcomes and facilitate policy analysis to improve health outcomes and care delivery.
"The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation is delighted to announce our partnership with Health eCareers and the launch of NPHF CareerLink, a valuable resource for connecting nurse practitioners seeking relevant job opportunities and career advancement with potential employers," said Phyllis Zimmer, MN, FNP, FAANP, FAAN, President of the NPHF.
"From helping new graduates begin NP careers that support their personal and professional growth, to providing relevant, easy-to-find positions for mid-career NPs, this partnership will build a 'one-stop-shop' of available NP positions, information to assist in the job-seeking process and ongoing career support. We believe that through this partnership with Health eCareers, NPHF will be able to provide services and resources that will be of tremendous benefit to the nurse practitioner profession," Zimmer said.
All of Health eCareers' NP jobs will automatically appear on the NPHF CareerLink at no additional cost to Health eCareers' clients.
About Health eCareers
Healthcare is all about connection, and Health eCareers is the healthcare industry's career hub for professionals, employers and associations. With a network of more than 2.3 million job seekers, thousands of healthcare employers and more than 100 exclusive association partners, Health eCareers is designed to match qualified healthcare professionals – from physicians and nurse practitioners to non-clinical staff – with medical providers looking for top talent. And with the addition of SHIFT, Health eCareers has also become the destination to find temporary healthcare work. But Health eCareers is more than just a place to look for your next job — it's a resource to help you advance your career at every stage. That's why Health eCareers also includes industry news and career advice targeted to your healthcare specialty. For employers, Health eCareers offers innovative recruiting tools and services and healthcare hiring data that you won't find anywhere else. To learn more, visit healthecareers.com or find us on Facebook and Twitter. Health eCareers is a DHI Group, Inc. service.
About the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation
In 2004, a group of pioneering nurse practitioners founded the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation (NPHF) to improve health status and quality of care through nurse practitioner innovations in clinical practice, research, education, health policy and philanthropy. The foundation is dedicated to bringing NPs to the forefront of the larger healthcare arena and contributing to excellence in care by enhancing NP leadership in healthcare. The NPHF is an IRS 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Visit nphealthcarefoundation.org for more information.
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