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As of this year, it is estimated that overall medical knowledge doubles every seventy-three days. This astounding rate of growth enables doctors to perform treatments that would have been impossible a few years or even months ago. And while staggering progress is being made in the fields of pharmaceutical development and surgical treatment, some of the most astounding changes are happening in healthcare technology. The future of ...
If you don't recognize the world you're living in right now; you're not alone. The healthcare industry is  front line first responder heroes  during the COVID0-19 crisis, and it continues to impact them in different almost every day. Thousands of healthcare workers, including doctors, nurses, aides, and other medical personnel, are working around the clock to treat those infected with the Coronavirus.  Even before the...
Human resources is a growing market as more and more companies work to improve their employee job satisfaction. Each company has many assets, not the least of which are its employees.  A good company will work hard to ensure they are trained, compensated, and safe on the job. This is where the human resources department comes in and where you could find a great future in healthcare.  As you can see, several different jobs fall...
There is a group of unsung heroes in the healthcare industry. This is a group beyond doctors and nurses. These people work on the front lines and care for patients every day. This superhero group of healthcare workers is called allied health. Every aspiring healthcare worker should look into it. To learn more about allied healthcare and its most lucrative positions, we've lined up our top 11 allied health jobs. 1. Occupational...
Healthcare is the biggest employer in the United States , with more than  16 million employees . But did you know that almost  80% of the people  working in healthcare are women? This may come as a surprise in an industry that does not seem to offer much flexibility. Common perceptions of women's health jobs are that they demand a lot of time. Because of this, they become difficult to balance and force women to choose...
Image provided by Getty Images (pandpstock001) A lot has changed since nurses walked around hospitals in skirts and stockings. Fifty years ago, doctors treated nurses as assistants, and most administrators saw the role as an extension of a women's caregiving. Today, nursing makes up one of the largest workforce in healthcare. And as the American baby boomer population ages, will the nursing workforce. A variety of factors influence...
There are more than one hundred different nursing specialties. It's hard to know what specialty to choose, especially with medical demands constantly changing. Hang in there! We'll let you know the types of nurses that are on the rise. 1. Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Nurse anesthesiologists prepare and administer anesthesia to patients. They provide care to their patients before, during, and after the...
If you're in the medical field or looking to break in, you might be considering which jobs are most in-demand right now. Is it time for you to start specializing? Are you just in the wrong place at the wrong time? Healthcare jobs are booming, and they're suspected to  continue thriving  despite any negative changes in the economy. Many medical careers in demand are always looking for new hires. If you're able to handle...
After the long and arduous process of  going through school  or training to become a medical professional, the job search can seem like an extra-high hurdle. It can be exhausting, demoralizing, and often hopeless chasing after that dream job that you've been looking for and spending all of that time and money to earn. You know that you have the skills and experience to get the best jobs in the healthcare field, but the employers...
There nearly  6,000 hospitals  in the United States. All of them rely on healthcare administrators to keep them running.  Healthcare administration careers provide a unique opportunity to serve others and improve America's health care system. Keep reading to learn what these careers involve, who should apply, and how to find a position now.  What Is Healthcare Administration? What is a healthcare...
Everyone loves vacations, but did you know they're actually good for your health? It's true. In fact, a vacation can make you more productive at work. Yet, the  50% of Americans  who aren't planning a vacation this year say it's because they can't afford it.  So, why pay for a vacation when you can do the opposite? As a traveling nurse, you can get paid to travel to new and exciting locations throughout the country. ...
Today, the health care and social assistance industry employs more than 20 million people across the nation. Are you interested in becoming one of them? If so, you aren't alone. Health care is one of the most coveted job fields for entry-level and seasoned workers alike. Yet, health care jobs often have hefty education and skills requirements that can make a career in medicine seem impossible. That's where medical office...