About Careers in Health Care
March 15, 2011
The fastest growing occupations today are related to health care, an industry expected to create 3.2 million jobs between 2008 and 2018. This field may be for you if have a desire to help others, genuine concern for the welfare of patients and clients, and an ability to deal with people of diverse backgrounds in stressful situations. You can choose to work in institutional settings like hospitals, outpatient clinics or even the patient’s home. Popular jobs include medical transcriptionist, phlebotomist, pharmacy technician, diagnostic sonographer, radiologic technician, dental hygienist, home health aide, among others. Check out your local community college for training programs.