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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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Kingman, 86401
The Lingenfelter Center and The Gardens Rehab and Care Center are looking to fill the following positions at their Kingman locations: RNs LPNs CNAs Day & Night shifts available. Per Diem Shifts Available. All full-time positions offer competitive salary with 401(k) and benefits available. Drug screening and background checks required. Nurses may be eligible for sign on bonus. EEOE 928-718-4852 Obt...
LVN's & CNA's Needed - All Shifts. Apply at Vivian's Nursing Home 508 N. Taylor....
Newport, 28570
COASTAL COMMUNITY ACTION, INC. FAMILY & CHILDREN'S SERVICES CAREER OPPORTUNITIES CCA, Inc. a private, non-profit corporation is building a diverse workforce and encourages applications from candidates who enjoy making a positive difference in people's lives. If you are a dedicated and hardworking individual who values diversity, economic justice and the ability to improve the quality of life for t...
RN-F/T 3-11 shift LPN- F/T 7-3 & 11-7 shifts PRN-RN or LPN all shifts Apply in person: PruittHealth-Crestwood 415 Pendleton Pl. Valdosta, GA. 31602 EOE...
Company Confidential Ashburn, GA, 31714
COME WORK WITH THE BEST OF THE BEST. Excellent benefits, Medical and Life insurance, PTO, 401K, Profit Sharing. Openings For: RN's, LPN's & CNA's All Shifts You can apply at PruittHealth Ashburn 441 Randal H. Whiddon Dr. Ashburn, Ga 31714...
ACTIVE Day of Paducah is seeking applications for a PRN Program Aide. Please apply at 2005 Broadway, Paducah, KY 42001. EOE....
Join Our Team!!! Willow Manor is seekiing dedicated, professiional RNs, LPNs, and CNAs, with: * Long term care experience * Strong leadership skills * Superb clinical skills Full and part time hours available for all shifts. Sign on Bonus Please apply in person 3801 Old Bruceville Rd. Vincennes, IN 47591...
The Department of Corrections, Dillwyn Correctional Facility, is seeking proposals to contract for Optometry Services. Sealed proposals will be received until August 22, 2014 @ 12:00 p.m. The RFP and any subsequent communications are available at the Commonwealth's eVA website under Solicitations and Awards. For additional information, contact Nicole L. Hicks at 804.887.8224 o...
ARKANSAS HOSPICE has the following employment opportunities at our Central Home Base (North Little Rock) FT Access Clinician, RN FT On-Call, RN FT Patient Care Coordinator, RN FT Case Manager, RN HIM Software Operations Specialist HIM Coding Specialist An online application and job description is available by visiting our website at: Applications and/or résumés may be subm...
St. Andrew’s Place is now hiring LPNs, full-time, to add to our compassionate team of care providers. Apply in person at 3501 College Ave., Conway, AR NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE....
Company Confidential YUBA CITY, CA, 95991
YUBA CITY CARE CENTER is seeking applications for Social Services Designee Applicants must have 2-3 yrs. min. exp as SS designee in a SNF or similar setting. Candidates with relevant qualifications or certifications will be preferred. Salary/benefits negotiable. Apply via email to: ***** or fax to 530-671-5517 attn: James Paul.This ad placed through the Appeal-Democrat....
DIRECT CARE PROVIDERS No Experience Necessary! Hattie Larlham is seeking caring, compassionate individuals to provide for the personal needs of individuals w/developmental & physical disabilities at our Supported Living Homes & Home Care Cases in Richfield, Tallmadge, Ellet, Akron, Cuyahoga Falls, Macedonia, Twinsburg & surrounding areas. Residential Assistant - FT on 3rd shift, PT on 1st, 2nd & 3...
Company Confidential Odessa, 79761
Medical •Experienced Radiology Transcriptionist •Medical Receptionist NEEDED IMMEDIATELY. BRING RESUME TO 613 N. GOLDER OR CALL 432-553-5435...
Company Confidential Odessa, 79761
Medical Registered X-Ray, CT & MR TECH needed. CALL 553-5435 or BRING RESUME TO 613 N. GOLDER, ODESSA...
Company Confidential Florence, SC, 29501
Medical Associate excellent opportunity with benefits. Strong computer skills, Up to $15 per hr depending on experience. Contact Human Resource Department at 877-323-2303 As Posted in the Florence Morning News...
Medical MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST F/T- Exper for busy ophthal practice. EHR and Navinet exper req. Email resume: cfs101@comcast. net...
OPTICIAN wanted- 1 yr exp. Full time, No nights/weekends. Apply by fax 989-772-7757...
RN For Home Care, FT/PT Exp. preferred. Busy agency serving greater Middletown. Call Unison, 860-347-4446...
dental assistant Downriver practic Full time position. Experience required. Periodontal and oral surgery helpful. Some evenings and one Saturday per month. Well established Downriver practice. Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. Email resume to: ***** Click to apply by EMAIL =...
At HealthSouth the role of a Registered Nurse encompasses leadership, partnership, collaboration and supervision. The Registered Nurse establishes and maintains collaborative relationships with physicians, other health care providers, patients and their families, to achieve desired patient outcomes throughout the continuum of care. The Registered Nurse is also responsible for: Providing direct pat...
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