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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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BioTek Labs is a national laboratory firm that specializes in Immunology Therapy with a unique and proprietary method of testing and treating allergies and food sensitivities. We aim to take a blend of allergist strength and personal attention and blend that with a fast turnaround time and easy convenience. Our tests are customized to each locale, and our immunotherapy are handcrafted in-house and...
Southwest Counseling Service is a CARF Accredited Behavioral Health Center and has been providing services to Southwest Wyoming for more than 50 years. Now Hiring an Outpatient Mental Health Clinician Successful applicants will be responsible for providing agency and community based behavioral health services to all age groups and diagnostic categories utilizing individual, family, couple and grou...
Tracking Code 1412 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1398 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1061 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1062 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1046 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Are you looking for a new opportunity to build your resume, grow in your career, and be a part of a successful and growing organization? Familia Dental has a great opportunity for a dynamic Dental Assistant. This highly sought after position is a well-respected role. Familia Development & Management is a leader in the healthcare industry. The success of Familia Development & Management spans in 28...
Tracking Code 1394 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Tracking Code 1363 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills - Mus...
Tracking Code 1109 Job Description Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, utilizing the nursing process, the Registered Nurse facilitates patient care by making Nursing assessments and diagnoses, formulating care plans based on those diagnoses and implementing and evaluating the plans of care. The nurse demonstrates knowledge and support of hospital and nursing standards. . Required Skills The P...
Join one of the largest multispecialty medical groups based in the Greater Austin area. We have been votedone of the BEST PLACES TO WORK by our employees for 8 years! It's your time to have it all! Watch our video to see what we mean: http://bit.ly/ARCall PURPOSE:Under close supervision of nursing leadership, supports provider practice by assisting with direct patient care duties. May perform diag...
Position Opening: Licensed Vocational Nurse Marbridge Villa Location: Manchaca, TX (just south of Austin) We currently have an opportunity for a Licensed Vocational Nurse, LVN at our 92-bed facility, located in Manchaca, TX (just south of Austin). Our Villa Nursing Home has gone through some significant remodeling and added an 8 bed short-term rehabilitation center this year! We have a tenured man...
WellStar Named on the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® List Ranked 39th on Prestigious List; Highest Ranked Company Based in Georgia WellStar has been named one of the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®, which recognizes companies across the country that have exceptional workplace cultures. As the largest not-for-profit health system in Georgia, WellStar has always been a lea...
To deliver world-class healthcare for a community exceeding 600,000 people, WellStar is more than 11,000 strong to meet the health demands and needs of our communities. With five unique hospitals, over 1,000 beds, and a strong Physicians Group, WellStar has become a shining example of what’s possible when talented, passionate people dedicate themselves to making a difference in the industry and in...
WellStar Named on the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® List Ranked 39th on Prestigious List; Highest Ranked Company Based in Georgia WellStar has been named one of the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®, which recognizes companies across the country that have exceptional workplace cultures. As the largest not-for-profit health system in Georgia, WellStar has always been a lea...
Every time we treat, heal and encourage a patient toward wellness, we achieve our mission and realize our vision: To deliver world-class healthcare for over 600,000 people, WellStar is more than 11,000 strong to meet health demands and needs. To deliver world-class healthcare we equip our facilities and team members with the best technology, resources and education available. To deliver world-clas...
Did you know that WellStar was named in 2014 Fortune Magazine's List of the Top 100 Companies to Work For? You can discover the WellStar experience and join an extraordinary team in our Collaborative Care Unit. We foster a patient and family-centered care environment by focusing on quality patient outcomes and education while empowering our nurses and staff to practice at their highest level of pr...
WellStar Named on the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® List Ranked 39th on Prestigious List; Highest Ranked Company Based in Georgia WellStar has been named one of the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®, which recognizes companies across the country that have exceptional workplace cultures. As the largest not-for-profit health system in Georgia, WellStar has always been a lea...
About WakeMed WakeMed Health & Hospitals , located in Raleigh, North Carolina is an 870+ bed private, not-for-profit network of medical centers, ambulatory care centers and outpatient facilities, representing the largest health system in greater Raleigh, North Carolina. Our system includes over 7,600 nurses, technologists, medical support staff, and more than 1,000 affiliated physicians who repres...
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Rate of Growth
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Size of Industry in 2006:
4,190,000
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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