HOUSTON, Nov. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- After a successful year developing specialized healthcare career fairs across the state of Texas, JobMedic announces 24 new event dates for the 2017 calendar year. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161117/440925LOGO Event locations include Albuquerque, Austin, Corpus Christi, Dallas, El Paso, Fort Worth, Houston, Oklahoma City, Phoenix, San Antonio, Sugar Land, San Antonio, and Willowbrook ( North Houston). Each event starts with a free continuing education class for nurses and clinical social workers that covers state mandated jurisprudence and medical ethics topics, and is followed by a live hiring event that is open to all healthcare professionals, both clinical and non-clinical. A wide range of exhibitors provides numerous opportunities for job seekers who attend, with many receiving offers or interviews during the career fairs. Recent participants include Tenet Health, HealthTrust, Kindred Healthcare, Houston Methodist, Fresenius Kidney Care, and The University of Texas Medical Branch. "I have been able to fill some tough-to-fill positions and have hired, on average, about 10 candidates from each fair," says Andria B., Senior Recruiter for HealthTrust Workforce Solutions (formerly known as Parallon). Companies interested in exhibiting or becoming a sponsor should download the 2017 Exhibitor Packet or call (800) 707-7595 to learn more.