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Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about PracticeMatch and APMatch? Below are some of the most frequently asked questions concerning PracticeMatch and the open opportunities for advanced practitioners found in the APMatch Career Center. We hope you find answers to some of your questions below.

What is APMatch by PracticeMatch?

APMatch is the PracticeMatch advanced practitioner career resource and database. APMatch was created to help Nurse Practitioners (NP), Physician Assistants (PA), Certified Nurse Midwifes (CNM), Certified Nurse Specialists (CNS), and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) find their ideal practice opportunity.
Additionally, our APMatch medical job search database was created to help medical facilities recruit advanced practitioner candidates directly, instead of using outside search firms. PracticeMatch Corporation is located in St. Louis, Missouri and serves medical facilities and healthcare providers nationwide. The APMatch database is accessed online and allows subscribing medical facilities to find advanced practitioners who are interested in finding a new practice position.

How do I get started with PracticeMatch? What kind of information do I need to provide?

To get started, simply create your free, confidential and secure online profile with PracticeMatch. You will provide your general contact details along with your professional information including profession, specialty, licensure, and geographical and work preferences. Once you submit your profile, only subscribing medical employers will have access to your profile information and will be able to contact you about relevant opportunities with them

What happens after I create my PracticeMatch profile?

Once you submit your online profile with APMatch, subscribing medical employers will be able to contact you directly about relevant Advanced Practitioner positions for you. You will receive a password to the PracticeMatch Career Center where you can find and apply to open job listings and request information on interesting opportunities directly from our clients.

What clients does PracticeMatch work with?

Our clients are direct-hiring facilities who subscribe annually to our database. This includes leading hospitals, healthcare systems, private practices, clinics, and academic institutions throughout the nation who have their own in-house recruitment programs.

How does having my profile with APMatch help me find an Advanced Practitioner Job?

Your APMatch profile is free and can help you find the best opportunities that meet your professional and personal needs. You'll allow subscribing hospitals and practices from across the country to see exactly what geographic locations and practice preferences are of interest to you. This means that you will not waste valuable time with opportunities that do not match your preferences or standards. You will also be notified of upcoming PracticeMatch Career Fair events in your area where you can attend and meet with many employers in one convenient place and generate new job leads. Register here.

Does using APMatch cost me anything?

No, PracticeMatch provides a free, confidential and secure service for advanced practitioners to use in their career search. There is never any cost or obligation to you when you create your profile or when using our job board or any other services.

If I sign a contract to practice with one of your clients, does PracticeMatch receive compensation?

No. Our clients pay an annual subscription fee to use our database and contact potential candidates as they attempt to fill their open job opportunities. If you were to sign a contract to practice with one of our clients, we do not receive any additional compensation.

Start your Advanced Practitioner job search today with PracticeMatch. View available opportunities and create your profile today.