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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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ARNP Physician Assistant see below Scope of the Job The Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner is licensed in the State of Florida and, under administrative direction, provides medical/surgical services to patients within the scope of the supervising physician’s practice; assists with specific medical program and clinical operations; schedules surgery and preoperative testing; performing and di...
The brand new PreDiabetes Center of Southeast Houston is seeking a warm, personable, and competent Registered Nurse part-time (24 weekly hours guaranteed) to provide patient teaching, coaching, education and enrollment support to achieve compliance and positive clinical outcomes based on Personalized Treatment Plans to address the specialized needs of our patient clientele. Our new location in Web...
Kool Smiles is looking for a dental hygienist who loves working with children to join our energetic, fast-paced dental practice. Our office provides much-needed dental care to underserved children and families. Working in this environment can be challenging and profoundly rewarding. Some days your job will include teaching a young mom how to take care of her children’s teeth. Other days, it will ...
Case Manager Kelly Services has a unique opportunity available for a Case Manager to join our client located in Chicago, IL. As the Case Manager you will be providing support to patients, their families, and physicians in addressing medical and social concerns in acute and sub acute seetings. On a daily basis, you’ll adhere to company policies and procedures, as well as document all reports and a...
ARNP Physician Assistant see below Scope of the Job An Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner is licensed in the State of Florida and, under administrative direction, provides medical/ surgical services to patients as defined by protocol filed with the State of Florida and signed by a physician licensed to practice medicine/surgery in the State of Florida. The Advanced Registered Nurse Practiti...
NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATOR United Methodist Homes, a non-profit organization comprised of ten senior communities throughout the state of New Jersey, seeks an Administrator to provide leadership along with the DON to the team at Collingswood Manor’s Skilled Rehab and Long Term Care neighborhoods. Located in Collingswood, NJ,there is an experienced staff including Director of Nursing, Director of S...
Lab Analyst – Victoria, TX Swift Worldwide Resources is an international recruitment firm specializing in talent acquisition within the oil and gas industry. Swift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey recruitment solution to capture top technical and management talent by designing bespoke packages that align with the unique needs of our clients. With approximately 3,00...
Full-time & PRN Positions Available Excellent customer service and interrelation skills with patients, Physicians, Nurses, and Radiologists. Must have ability to work in demanding situations with experience in high volume management. Able to work under pressure, coordinating and prioritizing workflow. Expected to become proficient on multiple scanner types, and may need to provide service at mult...
Company Confidential Sarasota, FL
Surgical First Assists In this role you will be responsible strictly to perform first assistants’ duties in the operating room; you will not partake in clinical duties, hospital rounding or any kind of pre-op or post-op work. Requirements • Valid State License in one of the following: PA-C or ARNP; • Valid NCCPA Certification (if applicable); • Minimum 3 years of recent ENT or Cardiac surgica...
Job Description: This Medical Collector Position Features: ? Annual 4k bonus depending on performance ? Medical Dental and 401k ? No Weekends ? Great Pay up to $33k per year Responsibilities/Requirements: -Accounts receivable management of assigned payers -Audit accounts -Appeal denied claims as necessary -Associates degree or 3-5 years Medical Collections experience -AR responsibilitie...
Description Extendicare Health Services is currently seeking a Registered Nurse for our Director of Nursing-in-Training program. This position will work directly under one of our greater Wisconsin Directors of Nursing and thoroughly learn the position which will allow the candidate to proceed and take on a DON position when it opens in the market. We are seeking a Registered Nurse who has a stron...
Description Fir Lane Health and Rehabilitation Center is seeking qualified Registered Nurses (RN) to provide dedicated, compassionate service to the residents in our skilled nursing care / rehabilitation center in the role of Clinical Reimbursement Specialist (MDS Nurse). Summary: Under the direction of the Clinical Reimbursement Coordinator (CRC, MDS RN) responsible for the coordination of the...
TriHealth, a partnership of Bethesda North and Good Samaritan hospitals, is seeking Registered Nurses for the Telemetry Unit at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Staff positions offering full-time, evening shifts are available. *Immediate health and dental benefits are available to full-time and part-time RNs! TriHealth is a unified health care system where physicians, hospitals and c...
Description We are currently searching for a RN to work the night shift on our Transitional Care Unit. Texas Terrace Care Center is looking for a positive and energetic Registered Nurses that would fit in well with a busy and rewarding long term care unit. Our ideal candidate would be an excellent communicator that brings a smile to work everyday and is always thinking about ways to improve the ...
Job Description: Currently hiring a RN clinical manager with home health experience to supervise and guide clinicians.Strong leadership skills required,three current years of supervisory experience needed.BSN,BA,BS preferred,current CPR,current DL.Please include a cover letter with CV. We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to d...
Job Description: We have an immediate need for a qualified and committed Clinical Manager, RN responsible for managing the day-to-day clinical operations of a busy home health branch. As a valued member of the team, the successful candidate will be accountable for operational efficiencies, quality of patient care, regulatory compliance, patient base growth, KPI monitoring and employee management....
Job Description I believe my work is my calling. With Gentiva's recent acquisitions of Odyssey Hospice, Harden Healthcare, Girling Home Health and Hospice, we offer home health, hospice, therapy, rehabilitation and community care services in many of our locations throughout the country. Gentiva has over 40 years of experience in healthcare. With over 550 locations in 40 states, our clinicians c...
PATIENT SERVICE COORDINATOR Manhattan Spine & Pain Medicine, an affiliate of National Spine & Pain Centers®, the largest interventional pain management practice on the East Coast, is currently recruiting for an exceptionally talented Patient Service Coordinator to assist our award-winning team of medical professionals at our South Amboy, New Jersey location. We are looking for candidates who und...
Job Description With Gentiva's recent acquisitions of Odyssey Hospice, Harden Healthcare, Girling Home Health and Hospice, we offer home health, hospice, therapy, rehabilitation and community care services in many of our locations throughout the country. Gentiva has over 40 years of experience in healthcare. With over 550 locations in 40 states, our clinicians care for 110,000 patients every sin...
The VITAS Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care. Completion of ...

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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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