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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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PharMerica Corporation is a premier institutional pharmacy services provider, dedicated to providing quality patient care and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. With nearly $2 billion in annual revenues, PharMerica is the second largest institutional pharmacy company in America. PharMerica operates more than 100 institutional pharmacie...
PharMerica Corporation is a premier institutional pharmacy services provider, dedicated to providing quality patient care and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. With nearly $2 billion in annual revenues, PharMerica is the second largest institutional pharmacy company in America. PharMerica operates more than 100 institutional pharmacie...
PharMerica Corporation is a premier institutional pharmacy services provider, dedicated to providing quality patient care and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. With nearly $2 billion in annual revenues, PharMerica is the second largest institutional pharmacy company in America. PharMerica operates more than 100 institutional pharmacie...
Sentara. Your Community Not-For-Profit Health Partner Our mission. We improve health every day. Sentara Medical Group, a division of Sentara Healthcare originally formed in 1995, brings together more than 400 primary care and specialty physicians to care for patients across Hampton Roads, Northeastern North Carolina and Northern Virginia. Together they are putting electronic medical records and...
POSITION SUMMARY: Reports to the Manager Rehabilitation Services. Assumes responsibility and accountability for a designated group of patients and accurately provides Physical Therapy (PT) evaluations; develops and implements PT treatment plans; provides education and information to patients and caregivers; participates in required discharge planning and completes all required documentation accor...
Case Management Specialist Claim Your Future as a Great Performer Providing both satisfying and challenging work along with a highly professional and friendly work atmosphere, Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. has a strong commitment to its colleagues and its clients. If you are seeking a place where you can do great things for those whose lives you touch while maximizing your own career...
Southeast Georgia Health System has an opportunity for a Registered Nurse (RN) to join our Operating Room team! The Registered Nurse: Effectively delivers perioperative care to the surgical patient through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation Works as a patient advocate for pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients Utilizes patient care supplies/...
Southeast Georgia Health System has an opportunity for a Registered Nurse (RN) to join our ICU team! The Registered Nurse (RN): Provides patient care using the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation Demonstrates professional growth and development Uses good judgment Utilizes patient care supplies/equipment in a fiscally responsible manner Exhibits positive int...
Southeast Georgia Health System has an opportunity for a full-time Registered Nurse (RN) to join our team in our Emergency Care Center in Brunswick, GA. Come see what coastal living is all about! The Registered Nurse in the Emergency Care Center: Provides patient care using the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation Demonstrates professional growth and developmen...
POSITION SUMMARY: The Nurse Practitioner (NP) is responsible for providing medical evaluation and treatment of John Muir Behavioral Health Center patients in collaboration with and under the direction of the Supervising Physician. The NP performs duties according to standardized procedures which have been developed collaboratively by John Muir Behavioral Health Center administration, medical staf...
This position is located in our TX, Ft Bliss facility GDIT is a major provider of Health Facilities Initial Outfitting and Transition (IO&T) Services to the Military Health System. Currently, the Military Health Service contracts this service as a part of its new hospital and health facility construction program. The IO&T provider works alongside the construction/general contractor, architectural...
Position yourself at the forefront of the education revolution. • Are you interested in helping to make a long-term impact on the future of students and their families? • Are you an individual who embraces taking on significant ownership and responsibility from the day you begin a new job? • Are you looking for a role where the demands are high but so is the job satisfaction? If you answered Y...
This position is located in our DC, Washington facility • Work with grantees to ensure compliance with ORR requirements ensuring compliance with Flores, ORR Policy and Procedures Manual, other applicable laws and other Federal Regulations. • Perform monitoring site visits in accordance with agreements ensuring safe environment for UACs and compliance with requirements/laws/ regulations, includin...
ProPath, a high volume, pathology practice, located in Dallas Texas, is seeking a Lab Aide. In this position you will perform various routine laboratory functions in a precise and accurate fashion to facilitate production. Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent. Related college degree or experience helpful. Benefits include medical, dental, Short and Long Term Disability insurance, a m...
HC129713: Oroki Family Health Clinic Houston, TX See Below to apply A medical clinic located in South West Houston is looking for a full term Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant. Applicant should be able to see all ages. Applicant should be able to perform minor procedures such as minor sutures, I&D, ingrown toe nail removal and more. This is a contract position. Hours are Monday to Friday ...
This position is located in our CA, Camp Pendleton facility S/he will support the DVBIC TBI Program with coordination of clinical schedules for TBI patients. Case management, referrals, follow-up, clinical evaluations, work is endorsed/co-signed off by credentialed provider. S/he will be responsible for preparing clinical reports documenting the number of patients being treated, programs and/or s...
NURSING POSITIONS Available NEA Baptist Clinic has PRN LPN positions available in Jonesboro and Paragould. Competitive salary for qualified candidates. Please mail your resume to NEA Baptist Clinic, Attn: Human Resources at PO Box 1960, Jonesboro, AR 72403 or fax your resume to 870-932-3608. NEA Baptist Clinic is an Equal Opportunity Employer....
Job Requirements Education: Bachelor's Degree in health related field of counseling, psychology, social work, sociology or a behavioral science field with course work or experience in the area of cultural diversity, human development, etiology and treatment of mental illness, alcohol and drug abuse, physical and sexual abuse, suicide, and mental retardation.. Experience: Two years of related wor...
Job Requirements: Education: Licensed nurse. Preferably 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, and mental retardation. Registered Nurse certification with Associates degree. Experience: LPN required. Experience in psychiatric nursing preferred. Comp...
Job Responsibilities: ? Liaison on behalf of the Center with Department of Mental Health administration and other fund sources to coordinate the delivery of services and ensure continued referrals. Recruit, interview, hire, and train for supervised positions vacancies. Assist Team Leaders in monitoring and reviewing program files to meet contract and HRMC requirements. Assist with the planning...

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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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