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Two-Day National Online Job Fair to Be Hosted by ADVANCE in January 2013
On January 29 and 30, 2013, ADVANCE is hosting a free two-day national online job fair for healthcare professionals.
The healthcare sector was responsible for one out of every six jobs created in 2012*, maintaining its status as one of the fastest growing industries in the U.S. Hospitals and health systems consistently add hundreds of thousands of jobs each year, even when the economy is struggling. And to help fill these open positions, ADVANCE brings healthcare recruiters and candidates together at convenient job fairs like the two-day event planned for January.
This career event shines the spotlight on opportunities in nursing, rehabilitation, respiratory care and sleep medicine, imaging and radiation oncology, speech-language pathology, medical laboratory and health information. Students and professionals in these fields can chat with representatives from hiring facilities, instantly upload their resumes in each exhibitor’s booth, research potential employers and more.
Attendees can enjoy two free educational sessions that are eligible for CE credit, including Caring for the LGBT Community (and Their Families) (http://events.advanceweb.com/
This online job fair will remain available to attendees for 30 days after the event ends. This gives anyone who wasn’t able to attend the chance to still participate.**
*The Advisory Board Company, Health care adds nearly 300,000 jobs in 2012, on the internet at http://www.advisory.com/
**When the event ends at 7:00pm ET on January 30, the chat rooms and prize drawing will be closed. Attendees will then be able to access the archived event where they may continue to submit resumes, gather facility information and view the recorded sessions.
Merion Matters, parent company of ADVANCE, is based in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, and proudly serves millions of doctors, nurses and allied healthcare professionals nationwide. Since 1985, the company has provided the healthcare community with print magazines, websites, e-newsletters, in-person and online career events, custom communications and promotional services, a popular healthcare shop and more.