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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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CRC Health Group is the nation's leading provider of treatment and educational programs for adults and youth who are struggling with behavioral issues, chemical dependency, eating disorders, obesity, pain management, or learning disabilities. CRC provides clinically sound, research-based treatment options at 145 facilities conveniently located throughout the United States. As a service-oriented co...
New Surgery Center is looking for an all-star nurse. Previous experience in PACU a must. Your employment duties will consist of RN duties; however, this description is not to be taken as fixed or exhaustive and you will be expected to perform any reasonable employment task given by a superior. Surgery Center will be performing spine, orthopedic, and pain management surgeries. Important character...
Seeking a friendly, motivated and compassionate medical assistant. She must be able to multitask, have initiative and be adaptable. The candidate must have experience in the front office with the skills to deal successfully with the public, making appointments and fielding their questions. She should have experience with the EHR and other computer skills. Back office tasks include preparing patien...
Job Purpose: Improves customers' vision by filling ophthalmic prescriptions; duplicating current prescriptive lenses. Duties: * Provides eyeglasses and contact lenses by filling written optical prescriptions; determining client's current prescription, using lensometer or lens analyzer. * Evaluates client's vocational and avocational visual requirements by reviewing optical requirements. * Sui...
Full time(Monday -Friday) RN needed for busy Allergy/Asthma practice in north suburban Chicago (Kenilworth). Position will involve direct patient care. We have a 401(K), vacations and wonderful staff. Email resume to *****...
Requirement Description: Under the general supervision of the Nurse Director and the direct supervision of the Licensed/Registered Nurse. The Certified Nursing Assistant assists with patient care throughout nursing areas and is responsible for the safe transport of patients via wheelchair or stretcher, provides the services of an observer/sitter for any patient who requires constant observation in...
In home caregivers are needed in your community. Benefits include: · Starting wage $11.63-$11.88/hr. (Depending on certification and/or experience · Additional $1.00/hr. more for weekend work · Up to $1.00/hr. more for client specific care needs · $0.50/hr. more for nurse delegation · Time and half for major holidays worked · Mileage and travel time reimbursement · Paid training and certif...
In home caregivers are needed in your community. Benefits include: · Starting wage $11.63-$11.88/hr. (Depending on certification and/or experience · Additional $1.00/hr. more for weekend work · Up to $1.00/hr. more for client specific care needs · $0.50/hr. more for nurse delegation · Time and half for major holidays worked · Mileage and travel time reimbursement · Paid training and certif...
This individual directs counseling operations of the facility. Implements and evaluates administrative components of the program and facility. This individual monitors all regulatory compliance. This position requires a thorough understanding of residential treatment, the clinic’s philosophy of treatment, the admission process, and admission criteria. The individual is responsible for insuring cli...
A-Line Staffing is currently looking for 15 Pharmacists to work in Pittsburgh, PA. We have FULL-TIME AND PART-TIME SHIFTS AVAILABLE! These positions will be working Monday-Friday, 40 hours per week. The shift would be from 8:00pm-4:30am. You must commit to working full-time during training for the first two weeks, then can do part-time after. We are looking to fill these positions as quickly as ...
Hospice Company seeking an experienced RN Case Manager to join our growing team. Qualifications: 1) Currently licensed in the State of Texas or in accordance with the Board of Nurse Examiners rules for Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) 2) One year experience as a professional nurse 3) Ability to work in a field setting and exhibited ability to make sound nursing judgments. 4) Ability to assess pa...
JOB TITLE: REGISTERED NURSE (RN) / INTENSIVE CARE UNIT / ICU Treat patients who are chronically ill or at risk for deadly illnesses Ensure all chronically ill or injured patients provided with the care that they need to improve their mental state, physical state. Assess patient’s condition Plan and implement patient care plans, Treat wounds and provide advanced life support, Assist physician...
All applicants MUST possess the following skills: High school diploma or GED Knowledge of Texas Worker’s Compensation laws, insurance and medical fee guidelines is preferred Knowledge of medical terminology Good computer skills Exceptional communication and customer service skills Responsible for pre-certification and referrals relatedto workers’ compensation Performs rotating duties within...
More inspiring…with a workplace that feels like home. We are seeking an experienced RN to work in our beautiful long-term care community in Ellisville in the following position: RN Nurse Manager Duties will include monitoring and overseeing the delivery of nursing care, ensuring compliance with state regulations, and mentoring staff while making administrative decisions utilizing knowledge of l...
LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE Professional Performance Development Group is currently seeking a License Vocational Nurse Burn Unit THE IDEAL ASSISTANT MUST POSSESS: Licensed Vocational Nurses must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing from at least one state or territory in the U.S. All nurses must have been a health care provider for a minimum of one (1) year prior to employment by th...
Medical Assistant: Seeking full time position for medical assistant in a large specialty practice, Monday-Friday, 8:30-5:30, with one hour of unpaid lunch. The position requires 3 to 4 evenings per month and occasional Saturdays. The primary function of a medical assistant is to maintain patient flow and prescription renewals. Medical assistants work as a team in triage. There is a team leader as...
Tracking Code 203959 Job Description Baptist Home Health part of the LHC Group As a Registered Nurse, you will educate patients and their caregivers on their conditions and the steps needed to ensure proper recovery. Additional responsibilities of our Registered Nurse include: Provide admission, case management, and follow-up skilled nursing visits for home health patients. Administer on-goi...
Tracking Code 203960 Job Description Register patients for home health and hospice. Schedule visits to clinician devices. Required Skills Exceptional customer service skills, problem solving skills, call center experience a plus. Able to sit for long periods of time without difficulty. Able to work 10hr shifts every Saturday and Sunday and Holidays. Job Location Somerset, Kentucky, United...
Tracking Code 203980 Job Description Under the supervision of Hospice nurses, the Hospice aide provides direct patient care and services as established in the patient’s Plan of Care. The Hospice Aide must be compassionate, mature and able to handle the needs of a Hospice patient & their family. This employee must also have access to a dependable vehicle & be willing to travel to see patients. ...
Tracking Code 203972 Job Description Assured Home Health As a Registered Nurse, you will educate patients and their caregivers on their conditions and the steps needed to ensure proper recovery. Additional responsibilities of our Registered Nurse include: Provide admission, case management, and follow-up skilled nursing visits for home health patients. Administer on-going care and case manag...

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