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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 The Registered Nurse (RN) is a member of the Patient Care Services Team. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the satisfactory completion of nursing care by the nursing team. The RN manages and provides patient care activities for a group of patients and their families through application of independent judgment, communication and collaboration with all team members including an...
Job Description The Registered Nurse (RN) is a member of the Patient Care Services Team. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the satisfactory completion of nursing care by the nursing team. The RN manages and provides patient care activities for a group of patients and their families through application of independent judgment, communication and collaboration with all team members including an...
Job Description The Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is an advanced practice nurse who utilizes advanced knowledge and clinical expertise in providing primary and/or specialized health care services to individuals, families, groups and communities across the health-illness continuum. Diagnostic reasoning, advanced therapeutic interventions and education are key elements in the direct provision of c...
Mental Health Associate Laurel Heights, an intensive residential treatment center for children is looking for mental health associate to work with children with severe mental health and behavioral disorders. 2nd shifts available, full-time positions. Must have experience in similar environment, preference given to applicants with college degrees/coursework in psychology or related field. We are an...
Mental Health Associate Laurel Heights, an intensive residential treatment center for children is looking for mental health associate to work with children with severe mental health and behavioral disorders. 2nd shifts available, full-time positions. Must have experience in similar environment, preference given to applicants with college degrees/coursework in psychology or related field. We are an...
College degree or 3 to 5 year working experience in a similar setting working with behaviorally disordered children and adolescents. Acceptable oral and written communication skills; legible handwriting; ability to maintain information as highly confidential; telephone etiquette and customer service skills by phone and face-to-face; familiarity with medical and psychological terminology preferred;...
We are a midtown Residential Treatment Center for children with psychiatric illnesses. We are looking for RNs with at least one year of psychiatric experience working with children. The position is FT , 12/hr shifts day and nights. Must be able to work as a team and help to lead the milieu. Must have experience distributing and administering large amounts of medication, working in a milieu as well...
Working for Germantown Home, a proud member of the NewCourtland Network, offers you the unusual chance of doing the job you’ve been trained to do while making a direct and positive impact on others’ lives. You’ll work in pleasant, healthy surroundings alongside other professionals in senior care. You’ll find that what you do is appreciated by those you serve, and rewarded by those you work for. Ne...
Job Details: HVAC Group Manager - Hospitals and Healthcare Facilitites - NYC Respected MEP Consulting seeks group lead for Hospital and Healthcare facilities group. A degree in mechanical engineering with a PE license is required. A track record of success designing hospitals and healthcare facilities at an MEP consulting firm. Experience with air purification, dust containment, and indoor air qua...
Tracking Code 1412 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1398 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1394 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1363 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills - Mus...
Tracking Code 1109 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1061 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1062 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1046 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management , patient comm...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management , patient comm...
Description IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE A MORE HEALTHY, SAFE AND SATISFYING ENVIRONMENT TO OUR EMPLOYEES, INDIVIDUALS TO WHOM JOB OFFERS ARE EXTENDED MAY UNDERGO NICOTINE TESTING AS A PART OF THE PRE-EMPLOYMENT PROCESS. Provides individualized, culture-specific patient care by attending to the personal needs and comfort of patients, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Assists the professional...
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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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