Navigation Links
Leading Nursing Web site, Wins Award for Journalism Excellence

SAN DIEGO, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- AMN Healthcare's news and career-focused Web site for nurses and students,, was recently honored by the San Diego chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. The popular nursing Web site took first place in the category of "News Site with Staff of Five or Fewer People." This is the fifth year in a row that and its staff were recognized as first or second in this category.

"AMN Healthcare's President and CEO, Susan Nowakowski was instrumental in starting NurseZone more than nine years ago, realizing that no other resource of its kind was available to the working nurse," explained Carol Burke, Senior Director of Marketing & Communications for AMN Healthcare and editorial director for "Since then we've continued to provide added value to the healthcare industry by reporting on legislation, staffing issues, hospital and healthcare trends. In addition, we cover new devices and technology and career information, all with a focus of helping to retain these professionals within the nursing industry." has been previously recognized for its journalistic and Web excellence by the Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing, the eHealthcare Leadership Awards, Healthcare Communicators of San Diego, and the American Staffing Association, among others. provides career-focused articles, including industry news for bedside nurses and nursing leadership as well as students and recently graduated nurses. Award-winning journalists and nurses provide the content for NurseZone, which covers daily news and in-depth features on healthcare trends and how they affect nurses and the healthcare industry at large. NurseZone is also known for its community and Web 2.0 features such as RSS feeds, blogs, videos, widgets and more, making it even easier for nurses and students to stay in touch with their industry 24/7.

In addition to the site award, the article "Hospitals Infiltrated by Community-based Superbug," written by associate editor Amanda Sounart, received an honorable mention in the category of non-deadline news stories.

About AMN Healthcare

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. is the largest healthcare staffing company in the United States and a leader in all three of its business segments: travel nurse and allied staffing, locum tenens staffing (temporary physician staffing), and physician permanent placement services. AMN Healthcare recruits healthcare professionals both nationally and internationally and places them on variable lengths of assignments and in permanent positions at acute-care hospitals, physician practice groups and other healthcare settings throughout the United States. For more information, visit

SOURCE AMN Healthcare
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. The ScottCare Corporation Completes Acquisition of Rozinn Electronics, a Leading Manufacturer of Cardiac Diagnostic Products
2. Omnicom Acquires Leading Healthcare Marketing Communications Firm in China
3. Leading Child Abuse Center Releases Back to School Tips to Protect Children From Internet Predators
4. Leading-edge body sensor could help produce sporting champions
5. Hospital Quality Info on Web Can Be Misleading
6. AT&T Establishes New Network Services for Leading Medical Liability Insurer
7. Video and Photo: Leading CEOs Launch Alliance With American Red Cross to Strengthen Nations Preparedness for Disasters
8. FDA Approves Expanded Labeling for Campath(R) to Include First-line Treatment for Leading Form of Adult Leukemia
9. Sentillion Positioned in Visionaries Quadrant in Leading Industry Analyst Firms User Provisioning Magic Quadrant
10. Leading Asthma and Allergy Author and Counselor Joins The HealthCentral Network As Expert
11. Long Term Care Insurance Gains Momentum Thanks to State Promotions, a Leading Brokerage Reports
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... 2015 , ... With Thanksgiving right around the corner, holiday travel season is ... your family and vehicle. , According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 301 ... sharing the following safety tips from the NHTSA: , ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... November 24, 2015 , ... Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health ... Quality® Bariatric Surgery Facility for treating individuals living with morbid or extreme obesity. ... available to its members to help them make informed decisions about their healthcare ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... November 24, 2015 , ... Sir Grout of Baltimore ... TrustDale certification. The award recognizes good companies for excellence in service and a ... grout, and hard surface restoration company earned this recognition after a thorough review ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... 24, 2015 , ... Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy ... and the generosity of people around the world. On December 1, supporters can make ... – and share the personal stories behind those gifts. , Just as Black ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... , ... All her life, Don Peck’s mother wondered if she was a descendant of Samuel ... After a 25-year search for information, Don and his aunt discovered that she was ... Turns out, it was Don’s father who was descended from not one, but four ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/24/2015)... , Nov. 24, 2015  Thanks to a donor ... St. Mary,s Medical Center,s Sister Diane Grassilli Center for ... capabilities in San Francisco . ... friend, stepped forward with a gift of $617,320 that ... Digital Mammography with Tomosynthesis and Whole Breast Ultrasound. Tomosynthesis, ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... 2015 /PRNewswire/ - ESSA Pharma Inc. ("ESSA" or the ... that the first patient has been enrolled in ESSA,s ... for metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer ("mCRPC"). ... --> the United States and ... clinical trial, ESSA intends to demonstrate the safety, tolerability, ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... --> --> ... by Product Type (Bone Graft, Bine Graft Substitute, Platelet Rich ... Lumbar Interbody Fusion), End User, and Geography - Global Forecast ... at $1.90 Billion in 2014 and is expected to reach ... the forecast period of 2015 to 2020. Browse ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: