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Houston, Texas Overview

Houston is the most heavily populated city in Texas and the fourth most populated city in the country. According to the 2012 US Census, the city had over 2 million residents. Founded in 1836, the city was named after former General Sam Houston. Originally Houston’s economy relied on the railroad industry, but with oil discovery in 1901, the city’s population has grown steadily since its founding.

In Houston, the housing market determines the cost of living. With housing costs at 22 percent less than the national average and cost of living 10 percent lower than the national average, Houston’s cost of living won’t put stress on your bank account. But with such low-cost of living, some new residents wonder if Houston has much to offer in terms of entertainment. Fortunately, downtown Houston has many dining options, a thriving theater district and houses the NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center.

Houston Job Opportunities

Houston, Texas is home to the Texas Medical Center, which is the world's largest concentration of healthcare and research institutions. Healthcare jobs in Houston, from doctors to hospital maintenance workers, are prevalent because of this fact. More than 52,000 Houston residents work at the Texas Medical Center, making it a vital part of the market for jobs in Houston.

Job seekers can also find Houston, TX jobs in the energy, manufacturing and transportation fields, as the Port of Houston ranks second in the country with regard to total cargo shipped. Many residents looking for Houston jobs commute and find Pasadena jobs a good fit as well

Houston Employment Trends

The market for jobs in Houston, TX is in a noticeable recovery from the 2008 economic downturn. The city has enjoyed four years of rapid job growth, adding 337,300 jobs since 2010. The reason for the economic boom is largely due to the demand for energy, and one in five jobs created since 2010 are in precisely that field. Salaries in Houston are also on the rise. Since 2010, Houston salaries have increased a total of $22.8 billion. The energy field earns about a fifth of Houston’s collective salary, but the same industry is responsible for one-third of the growth in salaries over the past four years.

Whether you’re a recent graduate just starting out or you’re looking to make a mid-career change, Houston may have what you’re looking for. With various job opportunities and a growing economy, Houston may have the right job for you. What are you waiting for? Check out Houston jobs today!

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JOB DESCRIPTION: REGISTERED NURSE (Home Health) SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES: A Registered Nurse will assume responsibility and accountability for the practice of professional nursing in accordance with the State Nurse Practice Act and standards for home health nursing. QUALIFICATIONS: Be a Registered Nurse with current licensure to practice professional nursing in Texas or in accordance with the...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Assesses patients, develops and initiates treatment plan based on the results of the evaluation. The evaluation may include measurements of neuromuscular and skeletal functions. Provides direct patient care. Documents findings, progress and instruction to patients and caregivers. May assist Level III physical therapists with program development. Serves as resource to staff PTs. Pro...
Houston, TX
Come work for the best hospital in town!!! - Recognized as one of the nation's top five large health systems. - Texas' largest not-for-profit health system - Competitive pay and great first day benefits - Consistently voted by employees as one of Houston's best places to work The ideal candidate will have Mother/Baby experience; Antepartum and/or GYN experience a plus. BASIC FUNCTION: Positi...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development as it relates to ...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position is responsible for developing, implementing, and monitoring the operating budget, as well as ensuring quality patient care, effective management of resources, appropriate staff competency, and regulatory compliance. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of ...
Houston, TX
CCS with at least 6 years acute coding experience, RHIA or RHIT preferred. Under general supervision, the Lead Certified Inpatient Medical Coding Specialist will demonstrate and provide superior levels of expertise coding. Responsible in reviewing and abstracting inpatient medical records identifying and assigning accurate medical codes for diagnosis, procedures and services for inpatient hospital...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position is responsible for developing, implementing, and monitoring the operating budget, as well as ensuring quality patient care, effective management of resources, appropriate staff competency, and regulatory compliance. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of ...
Houston, TX
Fantastic opportunity for Educator I in Patient Business Services department in Memorial City area working for Houston Business Journal's 2014 Best Places to Work. IDEAL Candidate: *Experienced Facilitator/Trainer/Instructor *Knowledge of hospital operations - patient access, billing, reimbursement, revenue cycle, etc. *Interpersonal, negotiation, and leadership skills *Instructional design a...
Houston, TX
Come work for the best hospital in town!!! - Recognized as one of the nation's top five large health systems. - Texas' largest not-for-profit health system - Competitive pay and great first day benefits - Consistently voted by employees as one of Houston's best places to work The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 2 years of level 2 and 3 NICU experience preferred. NRP and CPR certified...
Houston, TX
The Senior Outpatient Hospital/Facility Medical Coder is responsible for primary diagnosis and procedural coding for designated ambulatory and hospital outpatient setting. Responsible to proficiently assign proper and accurate medical codes for diagnosis, procedures, and services performed in an outpatient setting, such as not limited to the following designated areas: emergency department, outpat...
Houston, TX
Position responsible for providing chemical dependency counseling and chemical dependency education for residential, partial and IOP patients and their families; for providing case management services; communicating and working with all clinical staff, utilization review specialists, managed care organizations and referral sources. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to pro...
Houston, TX
The Social Worker intervenes with patients who have complex psychosocial needs, require assistance with eligibility determination for social programs and funding sources and qualify for community assistance from a variety of special funds and agencies. In addition, offer crisis intervention to patients and families with psychosocial needs and coordinates and facilitates the development of a discha...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development as it relates to...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Professional...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for performing advanced indirect and selected direct patient care duties in support of the nursing process in a competent manner under the direction of an RN or LVN and for performing related clerical functions; responsible for performing Unit Clerk and phlebotomy duties as well as for serving as preceptor and resource to staff. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Ce...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Professional...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development as it relates to ...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Professional...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: This position is responsible for the pro-active identification and pre-qualification of physician candidates utilizing a variety of recruiting sources in support of Memorial Hermann's talent acquisition process. This includes cold calling passive physician candidates, leading recruitment events, and seeking out new and innovative ways to find candidates. The Physician Candidate Gen...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for performing advanced indirect and selected direct patient care duties in support of the nursing process in a competent manner under the direction of an RN or LVN and for performing related clerical functions; responsible for performing Unit Clerk and phlebotomy duties as well as for serving as preceptor and resource to staff. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Ce...

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