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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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The Operations Budget Analyst III is in the operations unit for the Department of Internal Medicine. Works directly with the Department Chief Administrative Officer to develop and implement the annual operating budget for a large, complex department which includes an administrative unit, twelve operating divisions and seven sections. Gathers and analyzes financial data from a variety of revenue an...
AVP Medical Networks CLAIM YOUR FUTURE AS A GREAT PERFORMER! Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking a place where you can do great things for those whose lives you touch while maximizing your own career possibilities, Sedgwick is the place ...
This position resides in the Clinical Trials Resource Group within the Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC), in the UC Davis School of Medicine. This position reports to the Manager, Clinical Trials, and requires frequent interaction with the various research-related functional offices and programs such as the IRB, Health Informatics, Sponsored Programs, Health System Compliance, Healt...
This position will be a Manager for the Northern California Case Coordination Center for the California Prenatal Screening Program which is part of the California Department of Public Health, Genetic Disease Screening Program. This position has managerial and supervisory responsibilities. --Previous experience as a Prenatal Screening Coordinator strongly preferred with a working knowledge of the ...
Sentara Albemarle Hospital, in Elizabeth City, NC, is seeking a Nurse Director for the Emergency Department. Sign On Bonus & Relocation Incentives are available for qualified candidates. Candidate will serve as mentor by role modeling a professional practice consistent with organization goals, customer service, clinical effectiveness and standards of care. The Emergency Department Director ...
Clinical Trial Budget Analyst III is responsible for the performance of compliance, technical, fiscal, and administrative services required to support cancer clinical trials, including Medicare Coverage Analysis, cost analysis and proposal development, negotiation of terms, medical record abstraction, clinical research billing compliance, invoicing, and financial reports.--Experience applicable to...
Sentara's Revenue Control Department is currently recruiting for a full time Director of Revenue Management. Job Summary: Directs Revenue Control Staff and Charge Integrity Staff. Supervises Revenue Control staff directly as well as the manager of the Charge Integrity Unit; coordinates quality and customer service activities; performs patient charge and departmental revenue analysis; makes recomm...
Sentara Albemarle Medical Center, in Elizabeth City, NC, is seeking a Nurse Manager for Women's Services. Sign On Bonus & Relocation Incentives are available for qualified candidates. The Clinical Nurse Manager for patient care services has 24/7 responsibility and accountability for the daily operations of one or more clinical areas. Supervises patient care services staff to ensure patient s...
This position is located in our PA, Philadelphia facility GENERAL SUMMARY: Selected candidate serves as an asistant in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania assisting with the implementation of Division of Children's Services program, with respect to the care and placement of unaccompanied children. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide administrative support to the Federal Field Specialist, incl...
This position is located in our CA, San Francisco facility GENERAL SUMMARY: Selected candidate serves as an asistant in San Francisco,CA, assisting with the implementation of Division of Children's Services program, with respect to the care and placement of unaccompanied children. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide administrative support to the Federal Field Specialist, including tr...
This position is located in our CA, Camp Pendleton facility S/he will support the DVBIC TBI Program with coordination of clinical schedules for TBI patients. Case management, referrals, follow-up, clinical evaluations, work is endorsed/co-signed off by credentialed provider. S/he will be responsible for preparing clinical reports documenting the number of patients being treated, programs and/or s...
This position is located in our MD, Silver Spring facility Responsible for assisting with the performance of research projects in a clinical setting, including recruitment of potential study subjects, collection and organization of data, scheduling patients for follow up appointments. Primary Responsibilities: • Performs data entry for research projects and maintains databases. • Assists in th...
This position is located in our DC, Washington facility In a support capacity to the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), the candidate in this position is responsible for reviewing and assessing the ORR Ethnic Community Self Help program to ensure that funds are expended for appropriate activities and meet federal requirements. The candidate will assist ORR as follows: • Prepare and manage the...
This position is located in our DC, Washington facility General Dynamics IT has an immediate opening for a Child Trafficking Analyst in Washington, DC. • Facilitate the issuance of Eligibility and Interim Assistance Letters, which are granted to alien minors who have been or may have been subjected to human trafficking; • Provide technical assistance and case coordination to staff and intra-age...
Only 15 minutes from San Francisco, Mills-Peninsula Health Services is located on the beautiful San Francisco Peninsula. Our not-for-profit organization has 2,500 employees and operates two main community health facilities with a total of 360 inpatient beds. Peninsula Medical Center in Burlingame is an acute-care hospital. Mills Health Center in downtown San Mateo houses primarily outpatient servi...
Broadspire (www.choosebroadspire.com), a leading international third party administrator, provides risk management solutions designed to help clients improve their financial results. Broadspire offers casualty claim and medical management services to assist large organizations in achieving their unique goals, increasing employee productivity and reducing the cost of risk through professional exper...
Broadspire (www.choosebroadspire.com), a leading international third party administrator, provides risk management solutions designed to help clients improve their financial results. Broadspire offers casualty claim and medical management services to assist large organizations in achieving their unique goals, increasing employee productivity and reducing the cost of risk through professional exper...
Senior Public Health Nurse - Perinatal Services $36.56 - $44.45 Hrly. The Department of Health Services is seeking qualified candidates to fill one (1) full-time Senior Public Health Nurse (PHN) vacancy in the Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP). Related edu. & exp. req. For more info. and to apply online, visit us at www.yourpath2sonomacounty.org or call HR at (707) 565-2331. APPLY BY...
Join the Altus Family If you are seeking a career that puts you in a position to change the world, one life at a time, you’ve come to the right place. The Altus Hospice goal is to offer professional care with a personal touch by focusing on the patients, not the disease, while emphasizing quality of life and dignity. We are an equal-opportunity, drug-free organization striving for excellence whil...
DeKalb County Rehab & Nursing Center has part & full time positions available for CNA's. Competitive salary Excellent benefits Uniform allowance Attendance incentive Apply at: DeKalb County Rehab & Nursing Center 2600 North Annie Glidden Rd DeKalb, Illinois 60115 EOE Posting provided by:...

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Rate of Growth
28.10 %
Size of Industry in 2006:
4,110,000
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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