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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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Company Confidential Jacksonville, NC, 28546
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Job Description: This Medical Staff Services Manager Position Features: ? Great Pay to $110K Immediate need for Medical Staff Services Manager seeking to work for a great company. Solid management skills will be key to success in this dynamic organization. Will be responsible for coordination of all operational, financial and quality oversight for Healthcare Services company. Apply for this gre...
If you have experience handling biological lab specimens and prepping samples for delivery to a clinical laboratory; learn how you can play a key role as Laboratory Assistant for ICON Laboratory Services which is dedicated exclusively to central laboratory testing and the associate services for clinical trials. About the Laboratory Assistant role within ICON: The Laboratory Assistant will assist...
Description: This is a field based position traveling to provider offices in the Savannah, GA area. You will be responsible to review charts (paper and electronic - EMR), look for gaps in care, perform assessments, help coordinate doctor appointments, make follow-up calls to members after appointments, and assist our members in overall wellness and prevention. You will be working at the provider ...
You are a leader. You are committed to excellence in all that you do. You are responsible, resourceful, and passionate about helping people heal at home. You want to work for a company that challenges you and provides you with the tools of success. You will feel at home here at Health Sense Home Care. Join our combined talent of nurses, therapists, social workers, home health aides, and adminis...
Absolut Care at Endicott has exciting and truly challenging opportunities for experienced Registered Nurses (RN) to fill the following positions: RCC and RN Supervisors 301 Nantucket Drive Endicott, NY 13760 607-754-2705...
Stafford Healthcare at Ridgemont is seeking experienced WA. State certified nursing assistants who have a passion for care-giving! Join our team of dedicated staff and supportive management. We have excellent staff to patient ratios and a friendly work environment. Five Star facility. Full time or part time positions available on evening shift. Wage DOE, benefits include 401K, double time and 1/2 ...
Position Description: APS Healthcare, a subsidiary of Universal American, is a healthcare company with over two decades of pioneering innovative collaborations between patients, doctors and our company that produce healthy outcomes for all. Universal American is a New York Stock Exchange company with annual revenues of more than $2 billion. Through our family of healthcare companies, we provide h...
Visiting Health Services of New Jersey, Inc. has an opening for an outgoing and energetic RN to join our intake team. In this exciting role you will use your effective communication skills both in our office and at local health care facilities to plan for health care services in the home. As a front-line representative of the agency, you will support the agency’s positive image in the community. Y...
Description: Challenge brings out the best in us. It also attracts the best. That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here. Bring your skills and talents to a role where you'll have the opportunity to make an impact on a huge scale. This is the place to do your life's best work. (sm) As a Field-Based Case Manager, you'll wear many hats, and work in a varie...
Description: For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) The Recovery & Resiliency Manager will have overall responsibility for the successful functioning of the Recovery & Resilie...
Boyd Healthcare Services has an immediate weekend option opening for a Family Practice Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant. This position is in a hospital based Rural Health Clinic. Anyone interested can email their resume to *****, or send to: Boyd Healthcare Services Attn: Human Resources 800 School Street Carrollton, IL 62016...
DIRECTOR - RESIDENTIAL INTENSIVE SUPPORT TEAM (SUPPORTIVE HOUSING) TRENTON, NJ The Residential Intensive Support Team assists adults hospitalized at Trenton Psychiatric Hospital who need intensive support to reside independently. Services include identifying apartments, and ongoing support related to landlord/neighbor relationships, employment, linkage to services, illness management and recove...
HC200981: Westwood Dental Houston, TX See Below To Apply Westwood Dental is seeking an experienced dentist to join our associates. Excellent opportunity to work with an experienced staff and wonderful existing patient base. Send your CV to ***** or call 713-722-8400, Dawn Davis, for more information and details....
MARYHAVEN Helping People Restore Their Lives Since 1953 Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Maryhaven is seeking a pleasant Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to work Monday through Friday. Candidate will provide assessment of client's health status obtaining health history and physical for all inpatient clients. Also provide an assessment for medical clearance of any potential client seeking program admis...
Join us at our new facility Heartland of Dublin has immediate openings for enthusiastic and high-quality individuals to be part of our state-of-the-art skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility! Join our growing team! Dietary Aides, Housekeeping STNAs, RNs Full-time and Part-time Opportunities Variety of Sign-on Bonuses Available! New Wage Scale for Dietary Aides and Housekeeping! Apply today or...
Now Hiring.eps Licensed PT, PTA, OTR, COTA, SLP, & STA for Personal Touch Home Health Service. Call 956-351-6939...
HC202637: Company Confidential Houston, TX See Below To Apply High Ranked Hospital Staffing/Home Health Agency is hiring health care providers with the following disciplines: • Therapist (PT,OT,MSW,Speech). • Psy-Tech. • HHA (Home Health Aide) & Receptionist (Front & Back Office). • CNA (Certified Nurse Assistant). • MA (Medical Assistant). • Nurses: RN (Registered Nurse) and LVN (Licen...
Front Desk Receptionist Reynoldsburg optometry office , 25 - 30 hours week. Excellent communication skills, attention to detail, dependable a must. Experience in medical/optometry office helpful, but will train. Email resume to: ***** This listing brought to you by The Columbus Dispatch and
We are a well-established practice requiring additional staff to accommodate our growth. We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package. Please apply if you qualify for the following full-time positions: Medical Assistant Receptionist Please send resume to: Center for Surgical Dermatology c/o Human Resources 428 County Line Road West Westerville, Ohio 43082 Fax: 614-430-1604 This...

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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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