NurseZone, the Internet's Largest Web site for Nurses, Expands Content Offerings

Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from AMN Healthcare, Inc.

    SAN DIEGO, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- NurseZone
 (www.nursezone.com), the nation's largest Web site for nurses, has expanded
 its content to better meet the needs of the nation's 2 million-plus nurses as
 a result of a strategic partnership with NurseLinx.com, part of the MDLinx
 network of vertical offerings for medical professionals.  NurseZone, a
 division of AMN Healthcare, Inc., now features more 'News by Specialty'
 articles, adding cardiovascular, psychiatry/psychology, geriatrics,
 immunology/infectious disease, orthopedics and a host of other
 multi-disciplinary news to the site.  The content is updated daily.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010307/LAW030LOGO )
     In addition to the 'News by Specialty' offerings, NurseZone provides its
 visitors with 'On the Job' information, including access to a database of
 close to 10,000 permanent, temp-to-perm and travel nursing jobs, career advice
 and state licensing information.  NurseZone also covers news affecting today's
 nursing industry; provides information on continuing education, conferences,
 associations; as well as a look at the variety of options available to today's
 nurse, including careers in nurse informatics, military nursing, holistic
 nursing, travel nursing and many other career options.
     The site also presents information for nurses' personal lives, including
 lifestyle stories, articles about holistic health, travel, finance, family
 life and time management.
     "We asked nurses what they need to make their professional and personal
 lives more successful and then went to work securing ways to meet those needs
 and expectations," said Wendy Newman, director of NurseZone.  "They asked for
 more research-oriented content, career and professional development
 information and real stories about nurses -- this is our initial movement
 toward providing that.  We invite our nation's nurses to visit us, sign up for
 our bi-weekly newsletter and to make us their nurse site of choice."
     "We are very pleased to be partnering with NurseZone to provide quality
 content to over 2 million nurses nationwide.  Our partnership will help to
 improve nurses access to credible clinical information online," said Sandra
 Jerez, chief strategy officer for MDLinx.
     Newman also said that the site's community bulletin boards are increasing
 in popularity as nurses, students and other healthcare professionals share
 their experiences on and off the job.
     "The discussions are lively, timely and important to nurses," Newman said.
 "We often feature several bulletin board topics in the NurseZone newsletter."
     Nurses and others interested in the latest NurseZone news and features,
 delivered electronically, are welcome to sign up at NurseZone.com.  For more
 information on NurseZone, visit the site or e-mail editor@NurseZone.com.
 
     About NurseZone.com
 NurseZone.com provides updates on clinical news, feature nursing stories,
 educational and job opportunities, and directs visitors to intriguing
 discussions among nurse colleagues.
 
     About MDLinx
     MDLinx is a network of nearly 40 professional Web sites for physicians and
 other healthcare professionals.  Each site within the network focuses solely
 on one medical specialty, and provides daily updates of all journal and
 medical news articles in that specialty (and its 10-15 subspecialties). In
 addition, all the Web sites provide: free, daily e-mail newsletters, free
 email discussion lists, and e-commerce offerings.  MDLinx's objective is to
 alleviate the burden and stress physicians and healthcare professionals face
 while trying to stay current with the latest advances in their field.
 
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SOURCE AMN Healthcare, Inc.
    SAN DIEGO, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- NurseZone
 (www.nursezone.com), the nation's largest Web site for nurses, has expanded
 its content to better meet the needs of the nation's 2 million-plus nurses as
 a result of a strategic partnership with NurseLinx.com, part of the MDLinx
 network of vertical offerings for medical professionals.  NurseZone, a
 division of AMN Healthcare, Inc., now features more 'News by Specialty'
 articles, adding cardiovascular, psychiatry/psychology, geriatrics,
 immunology/infectious disease, orthopedics and a host of other
 multi-disciplinary news to the site.  The content is updated daily.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010307/LAW030LOGO )
     In addition to the 'News by Specialty' offerings, NurseZone provides its
 visitors with 'On the Job' information, including access to a database of
 close to 10,000 permanent, temp-to-perm and travel nursing jobs, career advice
 and state licensing information.  NurseZone also covers news affecting today's
 nursing industry; provides information on continuing education, conferences,
 associations; as well as a look at the variety of options available to today's
 nurse, including careers in nurse informatics, military nursing, holistic
 nursing, travel nursing and many other career options.
     The site also presents information for nurses' personal lives, including
 lifestyle stories, articles about holistic health, travel, finance, family
 life and time management.
     "We asked nurses what they need to make their professional and personal
 lives more successful and then went to work securing ways to meet those needs
 and expectations," said Wendy Newman, director of NurseZone.  "They asked for
 more research-oriented content, career and professional development
 information and real stories about nurses -- this is our initial movement
 toward providing that.  We invite our nation's nurses to visit us, sign up for
 our bi-weekly newsletter and to make us their nurse site of choice."
     "We are very pleased to be partnering with NurseZone to provide quality
 content to over 2 million nurses nationwide.  Our partnership will help to
 improve nurses access to credible clinical information online," said Sandra
 Jerez, chief strategy officer for MDLinx.
     Newman also said that the site's community bulletin boards are increasing
 in popularity as nurses, students and other healthcare professionals share
 their experiences on and off the job.
     "The discussions are lively, timely and important to nurses," Newman said.
 "We often feature several bulletin board topics in the NurseZone newsletter."
     Nurses and others interested in the latest NurseZone news and features,
 delivered electronically, are welcome to sign up at NurseZone.com.  For more
 information on NurseZone, visit the site or e-mail editor@NurseZone.com.
 
     About NurseZone.com
 NurseZone.com provides updates on clinical news, feature nursing stories,
 educational and job opportunities, and directs visitors to intriguing
 discussions among nurse colleagues.
 
     About MDLinx
     MDLinx is a network of nearly 40 professional Web sites for physicians and
 other healthcare professionals.  Each site within the network focuses solely
 on one medical specialty, and provides daily updates of all journal and
 medical news articles in that specialty (and its 10-15 subspecialties). In
 addition, all the Web sites provide: free, daily e-mail newsletters, free
 email discussion lists, and e-commerce offerings.  MDLinx's objective is to
 alleviate the burden and stress physicians and healthcare professionals face
 while trying to stay current with the latest advances in their field.
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -  Click Here
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 SOURCE  AMN Healthcare, Inc.