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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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WellPoint is the nation's leading health benefits company serving the needs of approximately 28 million medical members nationwide. Amerigroup, a proud member of the WellPoint family of companies, is focused on serving Medicaid, Medicare and uninsured individuals and families. We improve access to quality health care for the financially vulnerable, seniors and people with disabilities. Here, you...
Join the Leader in the Home Healthcare Industry! Let us be Your Road to Success Rotech Healthcare Inc. is seeking a qualified Respiratory Therapist to join the Rotech team. In this position you will be responsible for providing clinical patient services and support within the location. Job Responsibilities: Help patients with aerosol therapy, oxygen and other home healthcare equipment Provide...
Lower Bucks Hospital has immediate Full Time openings for Physical Therapists In both the Bucks County and Northwest Philadelphia Home Care service area. One year recent clinical experience is required, Home Care experience preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy is required, Master’s degree preferred. Current PA therapist license and CPR for Professionals or Healthcare Providers is requi...
MEDICAL POSITIONS FoundCare, Inc., a nonprofit community health center seeks the following professionals: Family Practice/Internal Med Physicians (Board Cert) Medical Assistants (Pediatric/Adult) Patient Access Rep Enrollment Specialist HIV Testing Coordinator Outreach Worker (PT) Volunteers For more information go to http://www.foundcare.org/Professional-Opportunity or email resume to j...
Job Purpose: Produces and evaluates ultrasound images and related data by utilizing high frequency sound waves and other diagnostic techniques on OB GYN and Family Practice Patients. Duties: * Facilitates diagnostic results by obtaining, reviewing, and bringing together pertinent patient history, physical examination, and supporting clinical data. * Registers patients by entering patient ident...
Registered Nurses (RN) and Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) Needed for Pediatric Private Duty Nursing. Job Duties include: Provide skilled nursing care to pediatric patients in a home setting Assess home health patients to identify the physical, psycho-social, and environmental needs Implement/develop/document the plan of care to ensure quality and continuity of care for pediatric patient Pro...
Woodlands Family Practice is looking for a nurse (RN or LVN) to assist a Med/Peds physician in direct patient care. Dr. Matthew Powellson is joining us in November 2014, and we are looking for a nurse to work with him four days a week from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Dr. Powellson is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. We are looking for a nurse comfortable with patients of all age...
Registered Nurses (RN) and Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) Needed for Pediatric Private Duty Nursing. Job Duties include: Provide skilled nursing care to pediatric patients in a home setting Assess home health patients to identify the physical, psycho-social, and environmental needs Implement/develop/document the plan of care to ensure quality and continuity of care for pediatric patient Pro...
The Client Service Representative is a key position designed for someone who can excel and has proven experience in multiple areas of customer service and client project management. The right candidate must be flexible and dedicated with a passion for serving clients with integrity, strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple projects at the same time. Essential Duties and Respo...
Location: 4027 - Fostrian Court A/L*, Flushing, Michigan Title: Nurse Manager - Wellness Director - $2,000 Sign On Bonus Description: $2,000 Sign On Bonus!! HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy. The Nurse Manager - Wellness Director ensu...
Location: 575 - Old Orchard Health Care Center, Easton, Pennsylvania Title: Director of Nursing Description: Old Orchard Health Care Center (Easton, PA) has a Director of Nursing Opportunity The Director of Nursing: Collaborates with the Administrator Directs the Nursing Department to maintain quality standards of care in accordance with current Federal, State and HCR ManorCare standards, gu...
Location: 4620 - Heartland Hospice - Serving Terre Haute, Indiana Title: Director of Nursing -Hospice Description: HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy. The Director of Nursing is responsible for the overall clinical operation of the home ...
Full Time Sterling House of West Melbourne II - 7200 Greensboro Drive, West Melbourne, FL 32904 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 that they want...
Location: 4672 - Heartland Hospice - Serving Suburban Philadelphia West, Pennsylvania Title: Director of Nursing - Hospice Description: HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy. The Director of Nursing is responsible for the overall clinical o...
Full Time Brookdale Galleria - 2929 Post Oak Blvd. Houston, TX 77056 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 that they want while also meeting all of ...
Location: 4147 - Heartland of Piqua, Piqua, Ohio Title: Director of Nursing Description: Heartland of Piqua, OH has a Director of Nursing Opportunity The Director of Nursing: Collaborates with the Administrator Directs the Nursing Department to maintain quality standards of care in accordance with current Federal, State and HCR ManorCare standards, guidelines and regulations Assumes the res...
Location: 575 - Old Orchard Health Care Center, Easton, Pennsylvania Title: Assistant Director of Nursing Description: Old Orchard Health Care Center has a Assistant Director of Nursing Opportunity The Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON): Assists the Director of Nursing in managing the department of nursing. Conducts the nursing process – assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation ...
Description X-RAY Tech - Radiological Technician- Urgent Care 2 Part time 24 hours per week. Responsible for all X-Ray exams and obtaining imaging results via the PACS system. Provides routine but varied medical care for patients in the urgent care setting, as directed by the physician May perform splinting/casting, clinical tests, on-site labs, and EKG's. Assists with registration, insuranc...
Description Primary function is to administer nursing care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse for client of all ages in their place of residences, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, patient, family and referring agency. Participates in planning and implementing care in conjunction with the RN in accordance with plan of care. Provide care utilizing infection control measur...
Description The position provides direct nursing care and performs administrative procedures for the medical office. Assists in the assessment of patient needs and health plan by taking vital signs, blood pressure, patient history. Performs lab tests when needed. Prepares equipment and assists physicians with medical treatments, exams and medical procedures and administers prescribed oral medica...

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Healthcare Support (Nursing, PT, Healthcare support)

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

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