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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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Maxim Healthcare is looking for RNs to work in school districts in the Los Angeles area! Maxim works with many school districts in the Los Angeles area and has multiple openings currently. BSN or school credential is required. Experience working with children is required Requirements: Valid CA RN license BLS and ACLS TB test within 1 year Interested candidates should email resumes to scmorris@maxh...
Pharmacy Tech, Pharmacy Technician, PTCB, CPhT, Pharmacy A-Line Staffing is looking for 7 Pharmacy Technicians in the Scottsdale, AZ area. These Pharmacy Technicians will be working any 8 hour shift between 7am - 5pm. These Pharmacy Technicians will be compensated at $14.00 per hour. These Pharmacy Technicians will have a great opportunity to get in with a Big Time Pharmaceutical Company. If you a...
Medical Editor / Writer II needed for a contract opportunity with Yoh's client located in South San Francisco, CA. What You'll Be Doing: - Create new and/or update existing Medical Communications standard response documents identified by our client's Medical Communications - Incorporate new product-related medical information and literature, and ensure the accuracy, content, and consistency of sty...
Occupational Health RN needed for a Contract Job opportunity with Yoh's client located in Reading, PA. The best qualified candidate will be required to work overnight shifts from Sunday to Thursday on a long term basis, with a great possibility to extend to permanent job. What You'll Be Doing: - Triage and treat occupational injuries and illnesses - Oversee a healthy work force - Best qualified ca...
Utilization Management Coordinator needed for a contract opportunity with Yoh's client located in San Leandro, CA. The Big Picture - Top Skills You Should Possess: - Utilization Management or Medical Office Experience. - Knowledge of Medical Coding. - Authorizations experience. What You'll Be Doing: - Responsible for serving primarily in an administrative support capacity and providing exceptional...
RN (Registered Nurse) Resource / Telephonic Triage needed for a contract opportunity for Yoh's client located in Oklahoma City, OK. The Big Picture - The part time telephonic nursing position will be responsible for taking in-coming calls for Nurse Advise link and calls from affiliate hospital and members contracted with Health-link. - This is a corporate position - not home based. - WED, THURS, F...
Physician needed for a full-time, direct hire opportunity with Yoh's client located in Downtown Sacramento, CA. The Big Picture - Top Skills You Should Possess: - Industrial Medicine, Emergency Medicine, or General Practice experience. - Knowledge of Occupational Health. What You'll Be Doing: - Provide coverage to centers within a given region. - Apply and modify the principles, methods and techni...
Occupational Health Physician Assistant needed for a direct hire opportunity with Yoh's client located in Valencia, CA. What you'll be doing: - Provide medical treatment of work-related illnesses and injuries. - Services must be limited to skills within the training or experience of the physician assistant, services customary to the practice of the supervising physician and services delegated by t...
Registered Nurse / Occupational Health or urgent care Nurse needed for a direct hire opportunity with Yoh's client located in Forest, MS. Top Skills You Should Possess: - Biometric testing - Three (3) years of current clinical experience - Immunizations - Employee injuries What You'll Be Doing: - Manage work related employee injuries and illnesses - New employee Physicals - Medical Surveillance Wh...
CA Licensed Medical Doctor needed for a direct hire opportunity for Yoh's client in Van Nuys, CA. What You'll Be Doing: - Apply and modify the principles, methods and techniques of medicine to provide primary patient care. - Work closely with Center Manager & Regional Director to ensure comprehensive delivery of services and quality patient care. - Cooperate with management in the direction of all...
Physician needed for a full-time, direct time opportunity with Yoh's client located in San Jose, CA. The Big Picture - Top Skills You Should Possess: - Industrial Medicine, Emergency Medicine, or General Practice experience. - Knowledge of Occupational Health. What You'll Be Doing: - Provide coverage to centers within a given region. - Apply and modify the principles, methods and techniques of med...
Maxim Healthcare is looking for ICU RNs in the Los Angeles area! We offer a multitude of shifts and career options including contract, direct hire and per diem. Maxim guarantees competitive salaries, flexible schedules and 24 hour on call service to get you out and working! Experience: At least 1 year acute hospital experience within the last 3 years At least 1 year experience in your specialty Re...
We are looking for Qualified, Self-Motivated, Experienced, Mature and Passionate CNA Caregivers who enjoy working with the Elderly in their Own Homes. Our open positions are: 1. Elderly Female - Edina, MN - Male or Female CNA's Needed for 24/7 Live-In position, 3-4 days/week rotating shifts, Open schedule of hours available. Menu & Meal Preparations a must. 2. Elderly Female - Waite Park/St. Cloud...
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE Certified Surgical Technician (CVOR) cardiac experience Healthcare / Health Services - Other Medical / Health - Technician Full-time United States - Connecticut - Hartford The Compensation $68k Benefits - Full Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for the ideal candidate Commission Compensation - No Bonus Eligible - Yes Overtime Eligible - No Interview Travel Reimbursed...
Vera Whole Health is a market leading healthcare service that delivers comprehensive, intelligent primary and wellness care to employees via employer- funded worksite clinics. About our model Vera Whole Health and our client’s work together synergistically to provide client employees with exceptional care regardless of the medium in which they receive it. Vera is able to provide client’s employees...
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE Certified Surgical Technician (CVOR) cardiac experience Healthcare / Health Services - Other Medical / Health - Technician Full-time United States - Connecticut - Hartford The Compensation $68k Benefits - Full Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for the ideal candidate Commission Compensation - No Bonus Eligible - Yes Overtime Eligible - No Interview Travel Reimbursed...
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE Certified Surgical Technician (CVOR) cardiac experience Healthcare / Health Services - Other Medical / Health - Technician Full-time United States - Connecticut - Hartford The Compensation $68k Benefits - Full Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for the ideal candidate Commission Compensation - No Bonus Eligible - Yes Overtime Eligible - No Interview Travel Reimbursed...
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE Certified Surgical Technician (CVOR) cardiac experience Healthcare / Health Services - Other Medical / Health - Technician Full-time United States - Connecticut - Hartford The Compensation $68k Benefits - Full Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for the ideal candidate Commission Compensation - No Bonus Eligible - Yes Overtime Eligible - No Interview Travel Reimbursed...
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE Certified Surgical Technician (CVOR) cardiac experience Healthcare / Health Services - Other Medical / Health - Technician Full-time United States - Connecticut - Hartford The Compensation $68k Benefits - Full Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for the ideal candidate Commission Compensation - No Bonus Eligible - Yes Overtime Eligible - No Interview Travel Reimbursed...
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE Certified Surgical Technician (CVOR) cardiac experience Healthcare / Health Services - Other Medical / Health - Technician Full-time United States - Connecticut - Hartford The Compensation $68k Benefits - Full Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for the ideal candidate Commission Compensation - No Bonus Eligible - Yes Overtime Eligible - No Interview Travel Reimbursed...
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Rate of Growth
34.50 %
Size of Industry in 2006:
4,190,000
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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