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Healthcare Industry Overview


Nearly 17 million Americans work in healthcare, and the aging of the Baby Boomers will increase demand for healthcare services and drive up the number of healthcare jobs in the coming years.

Most jobs in healthcare involve clinical care (working with directly with patients), but nonclinical options, such as medical records and medical transcription jobs, are also available.

Healthcare Education


Healthcare employment exists for people with nearly every level of education -- from orderly jobs that require only a high school diploma to physician jobs that require a four-year medical degree, internship and residency. Many healthcare jobs also have certification, state licensure and continuing-education requirements.

Healthcare Job Market


Although political changes could alter the employment landscape, the outlook for healthcare jobs is solid. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports from 2010 to 2020:

  • Physical therapist jobs will grow 39 percent.
  • Medical assistant jobs will grow 31 percent.
  • Registered nurse jobs will grow 26 percent.
  • Pharmacist jobs will grow 25 percent.
  • Licensed practical nurse jobs will grow 22 percent.


Healthcare Salaries


In general, the more education you have, the more you’ll make in a healthcare career. Here are 2011 median salaries for some common healthcare jobs, according to the BLS:

  • Pharmacist: $113,390
  • Physical therapist: $78,270
  • Registered nurse: $65,950
  • Licensed practical nurse: $41,150
  • Medical assistant: $29,100

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Job Description Coord Case Management PRN(Job Number:INT-00477-4782) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:PRN/Per Diem Description Many families are looking for a hospital that combines the latest medical advances with an old-fashioned personal touch. In the western communities, Palms West is that hospital! Located on a spacious 94-acre ca...
Job Description Bed Management Director(Job Number:00477-4938) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:Full-time Description Facility Description: At Palms West Hospital, we're celebrating 27 years of excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art, 204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs to electi...
Job Description Director Telemetry(Job Number:00477-4829) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:Full-time Description Facility Description: At Palms West Hospital, we're celebrating 28 years of excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art, 204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs to elective, m...
Job Description Childbirth Educator PRN/ Days(Job Number:00477-5002) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:PRN/Per Diem Description Facility Description: At Palms West Hospital, we're celebrating 28 years of excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art, 204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs ...
Full Time (Nights) Part Time and PRN / On-Call Positions Available Emeritus at Bellevue Place - 8118 B-Sawyer Brown Road; Nashville, TN 37221 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure resi...
Job Description Coord Case Management/ FT DAYS(Job Number:00477-4748) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:Full-time Description Many families are looking for a hospital that combines the latest medical advances with an old-fashioned personal touch. In the western communities, Palms West is that hospital! Located on a spacious 94-acre camp...
Part Time Position for Day Shifts Emeritus at Bellevue Place- 8118 B-Sawyer Brown Road, Nashville, TN 37221 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives th...
Bethany Medical Center Pathology Lab Administrative Assistant Pathology lab is seeking an administrative assistant to track and receive specimens, enter demographic patient information into LIS system, order and track supplies, and distribute final pathology reports. Knowledge of billing practices is desired. Intermediate computer skills to include Word, Excel, and Outlook required.Experience wi...
Specialty: Hospitalist Location: Florence, SC Contract#: LT 72979 Competitive Salary! Location: Florence, SC Specialty Requested: HOSPITALIST Other Acceptable Specialties: N/A Reason For Opening: Supplemental How many openings: THREE Start Date: July 28th, 2014 End Date: October 31st, 2014 Minimum Length of Coverage: entire assignment Type of Clinic (MSG, SSG, Solo, CH): Hospital Hosp...
Contract # LT 99568 Practice Setting: Hospital Description: To speak to someone regarding this position please call 1-800-377-0730 Why Parallon Locums? - 24/7 access to your Physician Agent - Customized opportunity search - Top pay rates and locations - AM Best A++ rated malpractice coverage - Turn key credentialing, privileging and licensing assistance - Full paperwork completion by a ...
Practice Setting: Hospital Description: To speak to someone regarding this position please call 1-800-377-0730 Why Parallon Locums? - 24/7 access to your Physician Agent - Customized opportunity search - Top pay rates and locations - AM Best A++ rated malpractice coverage - Turn key credentialing, privileging and licensing assistance - Full paperwork completion by a dedicated support spe...
Job Description RN PRN/labor and delivery 7a-7p(Job Number:00477-4849) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:PRN/Per Diem Description Facility Description: At Palms West Hospital, we're celebrating 27 years of excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art, 204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventative program...
Practice Setting: Hospital Description: To speak to someone regarding this position please call 1-800-377-0730 Why Parallon Locums? - 24/7 access to your Physician Agent - Customized opportunity search - Top pay rates and locations - AM Best A++ rated malpractice coverage - Turn key credentialing, privileging and licensing assistance - Full paperwork completion by a dedicated support spe...
Job Description RN/ Labor & Delivery/ ft 7a-7p(Job Number:00477-4815) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:Full-time Description Facility Description: At Palms West Hospital, we're celebrating 27 years of excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art, 204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs to...
Description: The Diabetes Medical Affairs mission is to use our deep therapeutic knowledge, to generate and translate science, to advance healthcare outcomes for patients. The Diabetes Medical Science Liaison will serve as a key liaison to national thought leaders, endocrinologists and other health care providers (HCPs). The Diabetes Medical Science Liaison will be a key member of the Diabetes F...
Job Description Pharmacy Technician PRN(Job Number:00477-5023) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:PRN/Per Diem Description High school diploma or equivalent. Pharmacy technician experience preferred, but not required. Current State of Florida Pharmacy Technician Registration required or State of Florida Pharmacy Intern license.National cu...
Job Description Pharmacy Technician/ FT/ 1P-9:30P OR 2P-10:30P(Job Number:00477-4922) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:Full-time Description High school diploma or equivalent. Pharmacy technician experience preferred, but not required. Current State of Florida Pharmacy Technician Registration required or State of Florida Pharmacy Intern...
Specialty: Physician Assistant Location: Buffalo, NY Contract#: LT 06261 Competitive Salary! • Location: Upstate New York • Specialty Requested: PA (Cardio Thoracic Surgery) • Start Date: ASAP • End Date: Ongoing • Type of Clinic (MSG, SSG, Solo, CH): Hospital • Schedule: 6:30 AM – 4:30 PM or 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM • IP/OP: Inpatient • Support Staff: Provider will work with team of Cardio Th...
Job Description OB/Scrub Technician/ Full Time 7a-7p Labor & Delivery(Job Number:00477-5011) Work Location:United States-Florida-Loxahatchee-Palms West Hospital - Palm Beach Schedule:Full-time Description Facility Description: At Palms West Hospital, we're celebrating 27 years of excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art, 204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from p...
Practice Setting: Hospital Description: To speak to someone regarding this position please call 1-800-377-0730 Why Parallon Locums? - 24/7 access to your Physician Agent - Customized opportunity search - Top pay rates and locations - AM Best A++ rated malpractice coverage - Turn key credentialing, privileging and licensing assistance - Full paperwork completion by a dedicated support spe...

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Rate of Growth
34.50 %
Size of Industry in 2006:
4,190,000
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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