US Nursing: Memphis
The central geographic location has been strategic to its business development. Located on the Mississippi River and intersected by five major freight railroads and two Highways. Memphis is ideally located for commerce in the transportation and shipping industry. Its access by water was key to its initial development, with steamboats plying the Mississippi river. Railroad construction strengthened its connection to other markets to the east and west.
The city is home to Memphis International Airport, the world’s second busiest cargo airport. Memphis serves as a primary hub for FedEx Express shipping.
The entertainment and film industries have discovered Memphis in recent years. Several major motion pictures, most of which were recruited and assisted by the Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission, have been filmed in Memphis.
Hospitals in Memphis include: