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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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WORK WITH THE BEST. THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN WORKING FOR A LIVING AND WORKING WITH THE BEST. System-Wide Health Care Career Events January 6th - 9th, 2015, Greater Houston, Katy & Sugar Land A Career with Houston Methodist. The Difference Between A New Year and A Great Year. At Houston Methodist, Leading Medicine is more than a description of what we do; it's who we are. We take our resp...
Job Description Medical Technologist II PRN(Job Number:01079-3510) Work Location:United States-Florida-Port St Lucie-St. Lucie Medical Center - Treasure Coast Schedule:PRN/Per Diem Description The Medical Technologist II performs stat and routine clinical laboratory testing consistent with written procedures under the direction of a laboratory supervisor. Supports the clinical laboratory test...
Practice Setting: Hospital Description: To speak to someone regarding this position please call 1-800-377-0730 Why Parallon Locums? - 24/7 access to your Physician Agent - Customized opportunity search - Top pay rates and locations - AM Best A++ rated malpractice coverage - Turn key credentialing, privileging and licensing assistance - Full paperwork completion by a dedicated support spe...
Practice Setting: Hospital Description: To speak to someone regarding this position please call 1-800-377-0730 Why Parallon Locums? - 24/7 access to your Physician Agent - Customized opportunity search - Top pay rates and locations - AM Best A++ rated malpractice coverage - Turn key credentialing, privileging and licensing assistance - Full paperwork completion by a dedicated support spe...
Practice Setting: Hospital Description: To speak to someone regarding this position please call 1-800-377-0730 Why Parallon Locums? - 24/7 access to your Physician Agent - Customized opportunity search - Top pay rates and locations - AM Best A++ rated malpractice coverage - Turn key credentialing, privileging and licensing assistance - Full paperwork completion by a dedicated support spe...
Practice Setting: Hospital Description: To speak to someone regarding this position please call 1-800-377-0730 Why Parallon Locums? - 24/7 access to your Physician Agent - Customized opportunity search - Top pay rates and locations - AM Best A++ rated malpractice coverage - Turn key credentialing, privileging and licensing assistance - Full paperwork completion by a dedicated support spe...
Job Description Regisitered Nurse-Cath Recovery, FT(Job Number:00102-4938) Work Location:United States-Florida-Fort Pierce-Lawnwood Regional Medical Cntr-St. Lucie County Schedule:Full-time Description Registered Nurse - Cath Recovery Fort Pierce, FL Facility Description: Located in Fort Pierce, situated on the east coast of Florida, Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute offer...
High Risk Case Manager Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative Salary - $ 43,000.00/Yr to $ 48,000.00/Yr, together with benefits package. The Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative (SNJPC) is a non-profit agency that serves the seven southern most counties of South Jersey. SNJPC is dedicated to improving health outcomes for pregnant women, babies and children. High Risk Case Manager – Cam...
Education Affiliates provides educational programs that deliver real-life career skills in high demand occupations that lead to employment upon graduation and a lifetime of personal growth. Position Description: Fortis College-Largo is seeking a self motivated general educator for our Associate Degree Nursing Program. Must be a self-starter and posess classroom management skills. Opportunities...
In search of a licensed nurse practitioner to work 2 days a week in a surgical position. May possibly lead to more hours in the future if desired. Prior surgical experience is preferred, but not required. Malpractice insurance will be provided as well as hospital credentialing fees. Excellent hourly pay rate. Work days are typically 2-6 hours long with a 4 hour guarantee....
Part Time Pharmacy Technician Assist pharmacists with prescriptions, data entry, and customer service. Experience in pharmacy or health care is preferred but not required. Some evenings, weekends, and holidays are required. Must have a willingness to learn, and strong communication and customer service skills. To apply, stop in to fill out an application, send resume to: HR Dept., Phillips HealthM...
JOB REQUIREMENTS Education/Knowledge: Possess a teaching certificate in the state of Tennessee. Special Education Certification. Experience in a clinical setting. Experience: Working with children/youth/families. Prefer residential experience or exposure via internship. Understanding the educational expectations of DCS/DOE and Title I/TACF. Physical: Must be able to assist in non-violent c...
JOB REQUIREMENTS Education/Knowledge: Must have a bachelor's degree and basic knowledge in health-related field of counseling, psychology, social work, sociology, or a behavioral science field with course work or experience in the areas of cultural diversity, human development, etiology and treatment of mental illness, alcohol and drug abuse, physical and sexual abuse, suicide, crisis interv...
The Youth Emergency Shelter (YES) located in Morristown, TN, is currently seeking PRN staff for our on call schedule. You will be provided flexibility in times and shifts of availability and must be able to physically respond to the shelter when on call. A minimum of a high school degree is required. HRMC is an EOE. HRMC conducts Background Checks, Drivers License Record, Degree Verification, and...
Description: Optum, an industry leader in healthcare implementation and consulting services, is adding additional talent to our CDI Consulting team. Ideal candidates will have prior CDI experience in the acute care setting conducting gap analysis and implementation activities. This is a full time position that would allow employees to see career growth while taking on challenging engagements arou...
Description: Optum, an industry leader in healthcare implementation and consulting services, is adding additional talent to our CDI Consulting team. Ideal candidates will have prior CDI experience in the acute care setting conducting gap analysis and implementation activities. This is a full time position that would allow employees to see career growth while taking on challenging engagements arou...
Position Description: We are currently seeking a Field Nurse Case Manager (RN) for the Lansing, MI area. Responsible for assessment, planning, coordination, implementation and evaluation of injured/disabled individuals involved in the medical case management process. Working as an intermediary between carriers, attorneys, medical care providers, employers and employees, you will closely monitor ...
Health Care Professionals •Dietary Service Manager •Licensed Vocational Nurse (or RN) •Certified Nurse Aide We offer an excellent starting salary and benefits are available. If you are a person dedicated to providing quality care, please apply in person or email resume to: Kleberg County Nursing and Rehabilitation 316 General Cavazos Kingsville, TX 78363 Ph: 361-592-9366 Fax: 361-595-73...
PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANTS Seeking caring and dependable people to work in the homes of elderly and disabled clients in Enid and the surrounding area. Will assist with preparing meals, shopping, personal care, errands, light housekeeping, and other assigned duties. We offer flexible day, evening, and weekend shifts. Must be at least 18 yrs of age with a clean criminal background. MUST have reliable ...
Nurse Auditor Supervisor The Department of Health Services, Office of the Inspector General is seeking applicants for the position of Nurse Auditor Supervisor. This full time position works standard office hours, Monday-Friday, and is located at 1 West Wilson St. in beautiful downtown Madison near the state capitol, the Madison Metro route and the Capital City bike path. The starting salary for t...

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

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