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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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Case Manager II Part-Time / Day Shift Evangelical Community Hospital, a non-profit community hospital providing a broad range of healthcare services, is seeking an experienced RN/Case Manager for the coordination of services to promote quality care, efficient utilization and cost effective patient outcomes. The ideal candidate must understand the complexity of the healthcare environment and hav...
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*TOP JOB* OUTREACH ASSISTANT Part-time, High School Diploma or GED and previous experience working with others in need of support to provide service to homeless individuals in grant-funded program. Community education and outreach. Strong intrpersonal skills. Travel. Subject to criminal background check, drug screen, DMV clearances. Send resume to: HR Coordinator Attn: RC P O Box #429 Lisb...
A O D A C o u n s e l o r s AMS of Wisconsin a Member of Addiction Medical Solutions a premier provider of addiction treatment services is seeking a full time AODA Counselor to join our Onalaska location. The AODA Counselor performs patient oriented activities and related professional services in caring for the intellectual, psychosocial, physical and spiritual needs of the patients. The position ...
BILINGUAL (SPANISH) CARE COORDINATOR The Care Coordinator is responsible for working with individuals and families to reduce utilization associated with avoidable and preventable inpatient stays, to reduce utilization associated with avoidable emergency room visits, to improve outcomes for person with mental health illness and/or substance use disorders and to improve disease-related care for chr...
COME WORK, LIVE, & PLAY IN A PRIME RECREATIONAL AREA! We are a Critical Access Hospital located in the beautiful recreational area of North Central WI. Ladysmith is a safe, friendly community which offers cultural events, as well as four seasons of recreational activities such as hiking, biking, both downhill & x-country skiing, water sports, hunting, fishing and much more. Rusk County Memorial Ho...
Registered Nurse - Inpatient Pediatrics The staff RN is a professional care giver who assumes responsibility for a group of patients for a designated time frame and provides care to these patients via the utilization of the nursing process, nursing trends, technology, financial and human resources within the philosophy of the institution. Associates degree in Nursing required. Bachelors degree in ...
Position Description Summary A licensed practical nurse (LPN) [referred to as LVN - Licensed Vocational Nurse - in some states] provides care and treatment in accordance with physician orders. Works in a team environment and within scope of practice as defined by State. The LPN / LVN works under the direction of physicians and registered nurses (RNs). Essential Duties & Responsibilities Assess...
Position Description Summary A licensed practical nurse (LPN) [referred to as LVN - Licensed Vocational Nurse - in some states] provides care and treatment in accordance with physician orders. Works in a team environment and within scope of practice as defined by State. The LPN / LVN works under the direction of physicians and registered nurses (RNs). Essential Duties & Responsibilities Assess...
Community Education Coordinator Marketing Full-Time position in the Rockport to Corpus Christi area. Experience and existing contacts in the medical field is a plus. Competitive pay and benefit package. Fax Resume to 361-727-0195. Complete application at www.harborhospice.com Harbor Hospice Gulf Coast 400 Enterprise Blvd, Ste. C Rockport, TX 78382 361-727-1232...
Nurse/ Paralegal Tara Cares, an Orchard Park, NY company providing support services to nursing homes in several states, seeks a full-time Nurse/Paralegal. Duties include providing advice and recommendations to skilled nursing facilities on quality improvement and resident care issues, conducting comprehensive chart reviews and preparing medical chronologies, and clinical assistance in connection...
The Clinical Trial Manager (CTM) is responsible for managing all aspects of a clinical trial including CRO & vendor oversight to ensure patient safety, adherence to the protocol and appropriate safety regulations and data integrity. The CTM will serve as a primary contact and resource for vendors, study sites and CRO monitors. Additional responsibilities include oversight and review of all study r...
HC114617: Company Confidential Spring, TX See below to apply HCS program seeking Nurse to provide services to persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Previous HCS or Medicaid waiver program experience preferred but not required. Reliable transportation required. Family friendly, fulltime, flexible schedule. Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. Fax resume or l...
HOME INSTEAD SENIOR CARE Are you a compassionate Care Giver experienced in personal care for seniors? HISC currently has P/T positions available in the tri-county area for retired nurses, CNAs and others with the skills and passion it takes to care for our clients. Must have reliable vehicle, valid Driver’s License & current auto insurance, and pass background/reference checks & drug screen. App...
Live and Work Where Others Vacation! OMH offers an outstanding full-time benefit package including health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance; continuing education/tuition assistance; retirement and generous paid time off. Otsego Memorial Hospital, a growing provider of primary healthcare services in beautiful northern Michigan, is seeking individuals to fill the following positions...
SOCIAL WORK - Quality Manager (Foster Care/SIL)- MSW or Master's degree in related field and 4 years paid related social work experience working with adolescents. Traverse City location. - Foster Care/SIL Supervisor-working with adolescents. MSW or related MA with licensure and 3 yrs paid experience as social services worker in child welfare/caring with 1 yr in a child placing agency. Al...
Hill Country Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Centers Seeking: Licensed Psychological Associate / Certified Psychologist (New Braunfels - Mental Health Clinic) *Experience completing eligibility determinations for IDD Services *Experience administering behavioral assessments / ICAP or Adaptive Behavior Scales Certifications from DADS Preferred 8-5 Monday - Friday / Some Travel ...
Now Hiring Marketing Coordinator Requirements: Associate's degree with a Bachelor's preferred. Clinical background needed with a RN preferred. Duties Include: Analyze statistical information for marketing purposes. Conduct educational and public service information presentations. Develop relationships with all media outlets. Must coordinate the activities of the Customer Satisfaction Team and prov...
RN Home Healthcare Case Manager Work part-time 4-8 hours a week to start. Home healthcare experience required. Please call 614-901-9926 This listing brought to you by The Columbus Dispatch and www.columbusjobs.com/monster....
Saving Lives Through Quality Care MARYHAVEN Maryhaven provides integrated behavioral healthcare services, with a specialization in addiction recovery care, to help men, women, and adolescents restore their lives from addictive and mental illness. Home Based Program Counselor Marysville Office Marysville Office seeking a home based therapists to work with at risk youth and families who may be invol...
Clark County Combined Health District2 Part-Time Permanent Positions Available Home Visitor 1 Twenty-five hours per week. Must have a degree in Early Childhood or human services related field. $15.97 per hour and flexible schedule. To view job descriptions and obtain an application, visit www.ccchd.com. Resumes may be mailed to: The Clark County Combined Health District, Attn: Jacquie Thornbu...

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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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