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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...
Company Overview Youth Villages has been a national leader in the implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children's mental and behavioral health. Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans 20+ years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services. If you are looking for a positive career move where you are meetin...
CROSSROADS CARE CENTER If you love to work in a warm, friendly & family like atmosphere, come in & see us! Certified Nursing Assistants Housekeeping If interested, apply in person! 309 McHenry Avenue Woodstock, IL 60098 Telephone: 815-338-1700 Fax: 815-338-1765 Posting provided by:...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
The Operations Budget Analyst III is in the operations unit for the Department of Internal Medicine. Works directly with the Department Chief Administrative Officer to develop and implement the annual operating budget for a large, complex department which includes an administrative unit, twelve operating divisions and seven sections. Gathers and analyzes financial data from a variety of revenue an...
Progressive General, Cataract and Refractive Practice Seeks Experienced, Preferably Certified (COA or COT) Ophthalmic Technicians. Ideal candidates: Must be able to manually refract (auto-refraction doesn't count). Must be able to do applanation tonometry. Be a two handed typist. We use Electronic Medical Records so comfort with the computer as a tool to 1) not tell you what to do but 2) help ...
We are currently seeking a Cardiovascular Ultrasound Technologist to join our team! Digirad, a publicly-held company with over 300 employees nationwide, is one of the largest national providers of mobile imaging solutions to physician practices, hospitals and imaging centers. We provide our customers with certified personnel, required licensure, imaging systems, support, and supplies for the perf...
We are currently seeking a NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGIST to join our team! Digirad, a publicly-held company with over 300 employees nationwide, is one of the largest national providers of mobile imaging solutions to physician practices, hospitals and imaging centers. We provide our customers with certified personnel, required licensure, imaging systems, support, and supplies for the performance o...
We are currently seeking a NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGIST to join our team! Digirad, a publicly-held company with over 300 employees nationwide, is one of the largest national providers of mobile imaging solutions to physician practices, hospitals and imaging centers. We provide our customers with certified personnel, required licensure, imaging systems, support, and supplies for the performance o...
We are currently seeking a Cardiac Stress Technician - PRN (Paramedic skillset) to join our team! Digirad, a publicly-held company with over 300 employees nationwide, is one of the largest national providers of mobile imaging solutions to physician practices, hospitals and imaging centers. We provide our customers with certified personnel, required licensure, imaging systems, support, and supplie...
We are currently seeking a NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGIST (PRN) to join our team! Digirad, a publicly-held company with over 300 employees nationwide, is one of the largest national providers of mobile imaging solutions to physician practices, hospitals and imaging centers. We provide our customers with certified personnel, required licensure, imaging systems, support, and supplies for the perform...
WEEKEND NURSE SUPERVISOR - RN Life Care Center of Kansas City, Kansas Part-time position available. Will work 8-hour shifts, Saturday and Sunday. (EOE/M/F/V/D) Requirements Must be a Kansas-licensed RN. Supervisory and long-term care experience preferred. Professional Development We understand that you want to succeed not only as a person but also as a professional. At Life Care Centers of A...
HOUSEKEEPING AIDE The Heritage Center in Morristown, Tennessee Full-time position available. (EOE/M/F/V/D) Requirements Housekeeping experience in a long-term care facility is preferred. A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Professional Development We understand that you want to succeed not only as a person but also as a professional. At Life Care Centers of America, we believe i...
Job ID: 25117 Date Posted: 07/14/2014 Location: Smith Building Job Family: Technician/Technologist Full/Part Time: Part-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular FLSA Status: Nonexempt About Dana-Farber Located in Boston, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/A...
DIRECTOR OF NURSING - RN Life Care Center of Osawatomie, Kansas Full-time position available. (EOE/M/F/V/D) Requirements Must be a Kansas-licensed RN with at least three years of supervisory experience in a long-term care setting. Candidate must have a passion for the geriatric population. Excellent leadership and communication skills are required in order to develop, implement and supervise a...
CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT - CNA Alameda Oaks Nursing Center in Corpus Christi, Texas Full-time positions available for all shifts. (EOE/M/F/V/D) Requirements Must be a Texas-certified nursing assistant. Long-term care experience is preferred. Professional Development We understand that you want to succeed not only as a person but also as a professional. At Life Care Centers of America, we ...

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Rate of Growth
28.10 %
Size of Industry in 2006:
4,110,000
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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