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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...
This position will be a Manager for the Northern California Case Coordination Center for the California Prenatal Screening Program which is part of the California Department of Public Health, Genetic Disease Screening Program. This position has managerial and supervisory responsibilities. --Previous experience as a Prenatal Screening Coordinator strongly preferred with a working knowledge of the ...
This position resides in the Clinical Trials Resource Group within the Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC), in the UC Davis School of Medicine. This position reports to the Manager, Clinical Trials, and requires frequent interaction with the various research-related functional offices and programs such as the IRB, Health Informatics, Sponsored Programs, Health System Compliance, Healt...
Under the direction of the Chair/Medical Director and the Ambulatory Clinical Operations Leadership, the Practice Manager is responsible for coordinating all the operational aspects of the practice. The Practice Manager / Nurse PM is expected to provide visionary leadership in order to maximize the effectiveness of all service delivery systems and financial performance, and to cultivate a practice...
Broadspire (, a leading international third party administrator, provides risk management solutions designed to help clients improve their financial results. Broadspire offers casualty claim and medical management services to assist large organizations in achieving their unique goals, increasing employee productivity and reducing the cost of risk through professional exper...
L;BL_VNASC_LOGO CALL CENTER SUPERVISOR Full-time position available. The Call Center Supervisor is responsible for the supervision of the VNASC Call Center comprised of intake, staff scheduling and customer calls. M.S.N. or B.S.N., current Connecticut R.N. license, and a minimum of one-year full-time clinical experience in a licensed home health care agency. Please submit your resume to the VNA of...
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Receptionist Worthington PATIENT CARECOORDINATOR You deserve more than receptionist wages. If you are great at working with people in a fast paced selling environment, are Mature, ambitious, flexible and fun-loving. Learn about bonuses based on performance and profit. Qualified applicants will have a professional appearance, sales experience and persuasive phone skills, light typing and filing. E...
Northwest Florida Community Hospital, Chipley, FL is seeking qualified candidates for the following position: Respiratory Therapy Manager FT, BS preferred, 5 years clinical management experience preferred. Applications available online at and/or application to: Email ***** (850) 415-8106 or Fax (850) 638-0622 Smoke and Drug Free Campus. EOE As Posted in the Dothan Eagle...
DIRECTOR POSITIONS Behavioral Health Horizon Health, the recognized leader in the mgmt. of inpatient psych services in hospitals nationwide, has openings in various locations. Position involves strategic planning, program administration, & development. Req's Masters Degree in related field or BSN (MSN pref'd) and 3 yrs acute care inpatient psych mgmt exper. Must be willing to relocate. Join this ...
Mental Health CONTRACT THERAPISTIndependently licensed Therapist sought for well-established, growing outpatient mental health agency in Pickerington. Prefer clinicians who are currently credentialed with some insurance companies. Opportunity to join an outstanding, multidisciplinary team as an independent contractor! If interested, please fax resume to Mei Bezon (614) 834-1920 or email to mbezo...
RECEPTIONIST Dublin/Grove City. Seeking FT & PT Receptionist for busy multi-doctor specialty practice. Job duties include, but not limited to answering multi-line phone system, check in and out patients, scheduling of office visits and surgeries, and filing. Ideal candidate would be outgoing and personable, and have great organizational skills. Must be able to multi-task. Fax resume to 614-761-131...
MDS COORDINATOR Worthington Christian Village is looking for a MDS Coordinator to join our team. The successful candidate for this position will have a current RN license in good standing in the State of Ohio. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to multi-task and oversee functions at the community on a daily basis. MDS experience is required including MDS 3.0. This...
PIEDMONT COMMUNITY SERVICES has the following position opening: CRISIS STABILIZATION COUNSELOR - POSITION #CL-100-5 - Serve as a multi-disciplinary team member to provide stabilization services to individuals with serious mental illness or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders who are at risk for admission/ re-admission to a psychiatric hospital or unit. Duties include assessment,...
RN SUPERVISOR The RN Supervisor/Charge Nurse directs, administers, and records resident care and supervises Nurse Aides. Must have a current RN license in Ohio. One year supervisory in LTC exp. preferred. Position is full-time, primarily afternoon shift but must be flexible. Apply in person Mon. - Fri. 9 AM - 4PM, at 14095 E. Center Street, Burton, OH 44021, by fax at 440-834-9824, or on o...
DIRECTOR OF PHARMACY NEEDED Philadelphia based growing closed-door pharmacy is seeking full-time Pharmacist Director for a fast-paced work environment. Qualified individuals will have long-term care pharmacy experience. Competitive salary and benefits package. Qualified applicants must be available Monday-Friday. REQUIREMENTS: Registered Pharmacist in the state of Pennsylvania Long Term Care P...
Patient Service Representative & Administrative Assistant Gateway Medical Associates Patient Service Representative
 (Full-Time Floater Position) Administrative Assistant (Corporate Office) Our multi-specialty physician group, with locations throughout Chester & Delaware County PA has Full-Time positions available for Patient Service Representatives as well as an Administrative Assistant. We c...
Optometric Assistant Growing multi-doctor Optometric Practice hiring PT & FT Assistants for front desk, pretest, & insurance claims billing. Must have solid cust serv. skills, enjoy working with people, computers, & attention to detail. Exp. in medical, optical, or optometric office a plus. Competitive wages, bonus, benefits. Apply in person or send resume to: Winchester Vision Care 6472 Wincheste...
Operations Manager Growth opportunity for the right person! This position is responsible for all day-to-day functions of a secure information-destruction operation, including the enforcement of all policies and procedures, facility and equipment maintenance, safety and security. Applicant must be willing to become certified to supervise individuals with developmental disabilities and pe...
HC148797: Colony Eye Care 4511 Sweetwater Boulevard Sugarland, Texas 77479 At Colony Eye Care our motto is vision, service and community. We strive to provide quality care and friendly service to every patient. We are looking for a full-time Optician that can contribute to this vision by bringing efficiency and dedication to the job each day. Applicant should be knowledgeable on lenses, fram...

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