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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 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.
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
Madison Medical Center Saint Louis, 63101
PHYSICIAN - FREDERICKTOWN, MO, seeking Primary Care Physician, Competitive Salary/benefits, no weekend call. Email CV to: ltwidwell@ madisonmedicalcenter.net (1876996)...
Position Overview WITC seeks qualified candidates for part-time minimal hours Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor at a New Richmond facility. Teaching assignment includes both classroom and clinical hours. Required Core Abilities: WITC seeks to employ individuals with talent, commitment, enthusiasm, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to: -Assess own learning and progress toward establi...
Position Overview Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College is seeking learning-focused, creative and dynamic individuals for a full-time Associate Degree Nursing Instructor positions at the WITC New Richmond, Rice Lake and Superior Campuses beginning fall semester. The ideal candidates will demonstrate interest in and potential for excellence in facilitating student learning and development. Require...
Requisition Number: 11641 Reg/Temp: Regular Employment Type: Full-Time Shift: Day Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8am to 5 pm Location Name: University of Utah Health Plans City: Murray State: UT Department: UIP CST 01H HEALTH PLANS ADMIN EEO Statement The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application pr...
Requisition Number: 11652 Reg/Temp: Regular Employment Type: Full-Time Shift: Day Work Schedule: 8-5 Location Name: University of Utah Health Plans City: Murray State: UT Department: UIP CST 01H HEALTH PLANS ADMIN EEO Statement The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided...
Requisition Number: 12037 Reg/Temp: Regular Employment Type: Full-Time Shift: Rotating Work Schedule: days, evenings, rotating weekends and holidays. 10-hour shifts. Location Name: University of Utah Hospital City: SALT LAKE CITY State: UT Department: UUH RET 11C PHARMACY OP EEO Statement The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonab...
PART-TIME RECEPTIONIST INSURANCE CLERK Send resume to P.O. Box 1925, Evans, GA 30809...
ENDODONTIC DENTAL ASSISTANT needed in established practice. Must be proficient at taking digital radiographs, working in a paperless office that is fast paced five days a week. Needs to be able to talk knowledgeably to patients about endodontic treatment. Please email your resume with contact information to *****...
Panama City Nursing Center Panama City, 32401
Medical/Health ¬ Risk ¬ ¬Manager¬ Panama City Nursing Center Are you an RN with experience as a Risk Mgr. DON, ADON or PPS in long term care. We have excellent benefits BCBS Insurance Dental Insurance 401K Paid Vacations Paid Holidays Sick Leave Apply at 924 W. 13th. St. Panama City, Fl. 32401 Web ID#: 34283480...
Mollega Eye Care Sandestin, 32550
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Riverpoint Crest New Bern, 28560
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Dental Smile Wanted! Our busy Wheaton practice is looking for an Experienced General Dental Assistant. We offer a team-oriented environment, excellent salary and benefits. Please fax resume to 630-653-8957 or Email: ***** Posting provided by:...
DENTAL: Grove dental has an exciting position available in our Lombard office for part time/full time CLERICAL POSITION Email Resumes to: ***** Posting provided by:...
Company Confidential LIVE OAK, FL, 32347
FULL-TIME NURSING Employment Opportunities Registered Nurse ER 7a ER 7p Home Health Med-Surg $2500 Sign-on Bonus (3/12 to 4/25/14) Must meet criteria 850-584-0866 www.doctorsmemorial.com DFWP/EOE...
Company Confidential Mayo, FL, 32066
LPN/RN Full time position open. Smaller skilled nursing facility that has excellent ratings for services. Low turn over allows you to get to know patients and staff. Seeking person with excellent performance history and attendance record. Contact: Jennifer Avery, Layfayette Health Care Center, 512 W. Main St. Mayo, FL...
Company Confidential MOULTRIE, GA, 31768
POOL RN'S NEEDED CRMC hiring for NEW Pool RN program. Compensation will be commitment based. 2 shifts per pay period $28/hr, 4 shifts per pay period $29/hr, 6 shifts per pay period $30/hr. Applications may be completed online at www.colquittregional.com...
Company Confidential Moultrie, GA, 31768
RESPIRATORY THERAPIST Colquitt Regional Medical Center is currently accepting applications for Respiratory Therapist. Qualified candidate must have current RRT license and hospital experience is strongly preferred. Interested candidates may apply online at www.colquittregional.com....
Company Confidential VALDOSTA, GA, 31503
Baptist Village, Inc. is now accepting applications for: SOCIAL SERVICES DIRECTOR Bachelor of Social Work or related human services degree required by federal regulations. 1 yr. supervised social work experience in a health care setting also required by federal regulations. 3-5 yrs. supervisory experience preferred. Must have experience in administrative and leadership capacities. Available to wor...
Public Health Nurse I The McDowell Health Department is seeking qualified applicants for a 20 hour PHN I position. This position will perform all clinical services such as family planning, child health, adult health, immunizations, communicable disease, STD and AIDS. Minimum requirements are an ADN plus one year of professional nursing experience, current N.C. RN license and CPR certification. BSN...
Dental Hygienist RDH Our office needs a full-time Registered Dental Hygienist in an established single-doctor, single-hygienist general dental practice in Charlottesville, Virginia. A minimum of 1 year experience and a Virginia license are required. Must be comfortable seeing a mix of adults and children as an integral part of the dental team delivering preventive care and helping our family of pa...
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