Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (PRWEB) April 03, 2013
Filling dozens of critical international nursing jobs is the focus of a US recruiting tour by King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (KFSH & RC) and Professional Connections beginning May 6, 2013.
Based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, an American allied country, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre is the leading tertiary referral hospital with state-of-the-art facilities in the country. The hospital is the national referral center for oncology, organ transplantation, cardiovascular diseases, neurosciences and genetic diseases and the recruiting trip will focus on candidates with expertise in these areas. New personnel will join a staff of almost 7000 healthcare professionals representing 63 different nationalities working from either the bustling capital city of Riyadh or Jeddah near the Red Sea.
“We live in an increasingly global world, and healthcare is no exception. International nursing jobs are a terrific way to not only grow in your career, but also to experience a new culture and widen your horizons. An international role also makes you so much more valuable to future employers when you return home,” said Ann Griffin, founder of Professional Connections.
Dates and cities for the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre US recruiting tour:
May 6 Boston
May 7-8 Cincinnati
May 9 Atlanta
May 10-11 Houston
May 13 Dallas
May 14-15 Chicago
Nurses interested in interviewing for an international nursing job should visit the Professional Connections website at http://www.internationalnurserecruiter.com and submit an application or email Professional Connections at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Our vision is to be recognized as one of the top performing nursing organizations in the nation so at KFSH & RC we want to recruit the best nurses worldwide. We realize that nurses trained in the West are in high demand everywhere, thus in addition to a great professional opportunity, we offer exemplary salaries, very generous vacation time and benefit packages, free housing, and much more to experienced nurses,” says Judy Moseley, RN, MS, MAN, Executive Director of Nursing Services at KFSH & RC and American expatriate.
“Magnet organizations, as designated by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, represent the very best in care and professionalism in nursing practice. KFSH & RC is very far into the process of achieving our Magnet designation, and when completed, we will be among the first international hospitals with this important designation,” Moseley says.
About King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre
King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre is a state-of-the-art tertiary medical and research facility serving the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the surrounding region. Located in the capital city of Riyadh and coastal port of Jeddah, the hospital system is the national referral center and research hub for oncology, organ transplant, cardiac care, genetic disease, and other tertiary diseases. KFSH & RC has gained a world-wide reputation for its dedication to advancing medical science and research over the past three decades and has established many collaborative relationships with internationally recognized institutions. KFSH&RC is a JCIA and JCIE accredited health institute since 2003 and operates 1,200 beds with approximately 11,000 employees. For more information please visit the KFSH & RC website here.
About Professional Connections
Specializing in international nursing jobs, Professional Connections, also frequently called “Profco”, is a privately owned, boutique healthcare recruitment firm. Founded by former RN, Ann Griffin-Aaronlahti, Profco has been connecting qualified medical professionals with premiere medical facilities around the world since 1995. Professional Connections clients are the leading tertiary care facilities in each region the firm specializes in – the Middle East, Europe and Australia/New Zealand. To view open jobs, necessary credentials, and to learn more about client hospitals, please visit http://www.internationalnurserecruiter.com