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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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A Winning Goal. At the Village Network, one of Ohio’s leading private residential, day treatment, and treatment foster care providers, our goal is to make a difference in the lives of children and teens through the highest quality of service possible. Help us achieve our goal. Make a positive difference in the lives of our community’s most precious asset, our future, our youth. Resource Speciali...
As one of the nation's fastest growing Christian foster care ministries, The Bair Foundation is currently seeking a Licensed Social Worker in Kent, OH. Core Responsibilities: 1. Responsible for monitoring progress of foster children in home, school, and community settings. 2. Exercises independent judgment in deciding the most effective services needed to benefit the child. 3. Applies advanced...
Pediatric Occupational Therapy Services is a Home Health organization specializing in 0-18 year old children with an array of special needs. We are looking for an OTR that has a minimum of 2 years within the Home Health industry treating pediatrics. Candidates will be working along side the owner and taking a workload off of her. We currently have 10 COTA's and you will be required to manage at le...
ENT And Allergy Associates Medical Assistant ENT and Allergy Associates, New York & New Jersey's premier ENT and Allergy medical practice, is seeking a self-motivated, people-friendly full time Medical Assistant for our Lake Success office. Responsibilities Welcomes patients by greeting them, in person or on the telephone; answering or referring inquiries. Prepares patients for their appointm...
RN- Operating Room Trauma Level II *Experience Required*11pm-7am ( Job Number: 06437- 51872 ) Work Location : United States-Texas-Conroe-Conroe Regional Medical Center - Conroe Schedule : Full-time Description Conroe Regional Medical Center is proud to announce that to better meet the needs of our rapidly growing community we are working towards becoming a Level II Trauma Center. As a comprehe...
Full Time Woodside Terrace - 485 Woodside Rd. Redwood City, CA 94061 http://www.brookdaleliving.com/woodside-terrace.aspx A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding. As a senior living solutions company, Brookdale is committed to providing the best options for the residents that we serve, for all of the places life can go. The services that we offer ensure that residents continue to ...
If you are a passionate Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist and would like to join the rehab team in its state of the art skilled nursing and rehabilitation center we have the position for you. As a member of the rehab team the CTRS will work closely with the Rehabilitation Nurses, Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapists and Speech Therapists to plan, organize and implement comprehensi...
Pharmacy Technician / Customer Service Representative Job Summary This Technician is responsible for placing/receiving phone calls for the pharmacy under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist. This includes, but is not limited to: receiving and placing patient orders, prescription interpretation and data entry, as well as offering excellent customer service to our patients and Physicians. Pos...
Pharmacy Technicians Compounding & Clean Room Job Summary Immediate openings for Full Time licensed Pharmacy Technicians at compounding pharmacy in North Salt Lake. Available positions include Compounding and Clean Room. Position Functions: Review order list and create daily workload, identify “Add-on” orders and add them to workload while matching compounded products against outgoing orders....
Emergency Room ER Registered Nurse RN Contracts Available in the Twin Cities! Must have 1+ years of recent ER RN experience, Pays up to $50/hr! Emergency Room Registered Nurse Job Description: Emergency nurses (ER RN) specialize in assessing, intervening and stabilizing a variety of trauma and illnesses with decisive action. Due to the range of medical conditions that may require urgent treatmen...
Medical Specialists of the Palm Beaches is seeking to add a Clinical Applications Analyst for the implementation and support of our new Electronic Health Record (EHR) system, along with other applications such as Patient Management systems, MS Office products, etc. The Clinical Applications Support Specialist will configure, implement and support primary company applications. Key responsibilities...
*This position is located in Elizabethtown, PA* The Premier Partners is proud to be assisting Masonic Village at Elizabethtown, PA in their search for a Nursing Home Administrator to serve as a key member of their leadership team. The NHA will service as the Administrator of Record for their 450 bed skilled nursing facility and is responsible for the overall direction and oversight of health car...
About IPRO As a leading health care consulting organization, IPRO provides a full spectrum of health care assessment and improvement services with the goal of improving health care for the common good. Founded in 1984, IPRO holds contracts with federal, state, and local government agencies and private organizations. IPRO operates programs in more than 33 states and the District of Columbia, and ...
Full Time Opportunity will cover Home Health and outpatient physical therapy in Danville, San Pablo, and San Ramon 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 l...
Our client is currently seeking a Software QA Engineer. Key Responsibilities The qualified candidate will be part of the Quality Assurance team. The candidate will have the following initial responsibilities: • Participate in all aspects of testing, including functional, regression, load and system testing. • Write detailed test plans and test cases. • Work directly with the engineering team ...
Harmony Family Center Adoption Support and Preservation (ASAP) Family Therapist Job Summary: Responsible for providing case management and therapy services to ASAP families in the East Grand Region—1 Knoxville position and 1Northeast/Smoky Mountain position. Essential Functions: ProvidesASAP pre adopt and/or post adopt servicesto families within the East Grand region of Tennessee Provides an...
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we l...
Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida is a non-profit Federally Qualified Health Center that has been providing accessible, affordable and sustainable primary care to all since 1977. Join us as we help to usher in a new era of patient-centered, comprehensive and preventative healthcare that results in less reliance on emergency care and a better quality of life for everyone. NOW HIRING FAMILY ...
POSITION SUMMARY Performs a wide variety of ultrasound procedures on patients of all ages using sophisticated ultrasound equipment and follows protocols and criteria established through the Medical Imaging Ultrasound accrediting body. Complies with established policies, procedures, and standards regarding quality, customer satisfaction, positive work environment, and financial stewardship. The ul...
CPR HeartPlace has an excellent employment opportunity for a Medical Assistant (FLOAT) to work at its HeartPlace clinics located throughout the Greater DFW area. This is a full time position with benefits, requiring the successful candidate to be available to work at any of our current HeartPlace facilities as needs dictate. Prior working experience in a back office Medical Assistant capacity is r...

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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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