What Can Dating Apps Tell Us About the Nurse Hiring Process?

The Nurse Keith Show

What Can Dating Apps Tell Us About the Nurse Hiring Process?

March 1, 2024

What Can Dating Apps Tell Us About the Nurse Hiring Process?

On episode 463 of The Nurse Keith Show nursing and healthcare career podcast, Keith interviews Ryan Lee, the CEO and Co-Founder of HireMe Healthcare, and Denise Jones, the Director of Nurse Relations and also Co-Founder of HireMe Healthcare.

In the course of their conversation, Keith and his guests discuss how the matching technologies demonstrated by dating apps can be leveraged to find the perfect job match for nursing professionals and the organizations who employ them. Also discussed is the rebuilding of trust in healthcare hiring by promoting transparency, efficiency, and the empowerment of job-seeking nurses.

With a remarkable background in healthcare and a passion for revolutionizing the industry, Ryan Lee has extensive experience as a startup founder, investor, leader, and advisor that has equipped him to tackle the nursing staffing shortage crisis and enhance healthcare accessibility by addressing operational inefficiencies. He’s led diverse endeavors, from designing a clean energy startup for refugees to his unwavering pursuit of healthcare as a fundamental human right.

Denise Jones Nice is the Director of Nurse Relations and a Co-Founder at HireMe Healthcare, where she thrives on building relationships with the nurse community and helping them solve their biggest challenges. Denise has firsthand experience working as a CNA in a large hospital. After graduating from the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelors in Science, Denise wanted to be in a clinical role. However, after her experience as a CNA and working for the American Red Cross, Denise found passion within other avenues of health services, and directed this passion towards her MBA with a health admin and marketing focus. In her free time, Denise likes to focus on health and fitness and spending time with her dogs, family, and friends. Denise is passionate about helping people and making a difference.

Connect with Ryan Lee, Denise Jones Nice and HireMe Healthcare:


Nurse Keith is a holistic career coach for nurses, professional podcaster, published author, award-winning blogger, inspiring keynote speaker, and successful nurse entrepreneur. Connect with Nurse Keith at, and on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

Nurse Keith lives in beautiful Santa Fe, New Mexico with his lovely fiancée, Shada McKenzie, a highly gifted traditional astrologer and reader of the tarot. You can find Shada at The Circle and the Dot.

The Nurse Keith Show is a proud member of The Health Podcast Network, one of the largest and fastest-growing collections of authoritative, high-quality podcasts taking on the tough topics in health and care with empathy, expertise, and a commitment to excellence. The podcast is adroitly produced by Rob Johnston of 520R Podcasting, and Mark Capispisan is our stalwart social media ringmaster and newsletter wrangler.

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