Considering a degree in Healthcare Administration?

Considering a degree in Healthcare Administration?

According to the US Department of Labor, healthcare will generate 3.2 million jobs between 2008 and 2018, more than any other industry, largely in response to rapid growth in the eldery population.

Becoming a Behavioral Scientist

Behavioral Scientists play a key role in educating people regarding human behavior that prevents disease and promotes good health. They are trained to research various kinds of human behaviors by observing certain situation of health concerns of specific populations. After analyzing the findings in the research, they also develop and implement strategies to facilitate positive […]

Becoming a Podiatrist (Doctor of Podiatric Medicine)

Podiatrists, also known as “Doctor of Podiatric Medicine”, are dedicated to diagnose and treat ailments, injuries and diseases of the foot, ankle and lower extremity. These professionals are exclusively specialized in treating foot and ankle of human being. They generally work at in offices of podiatry either of their own or in private and public […]

Becoming a Physician-Scientist

Physician-Scientists are mainly dedicated to explore new medical knowledge and techniques by doing research work on various diseases, along with other clinical activities. For example, these professionals may take blood samples of diseased persons, conduct various tests, analyze them and then come up with a drug that would cure the disease. They certainly contribute towards […]

Becoming an Occupational Health Nurse

Occupational Health Nurse (OHN) plays a key role in improving the health conditions of workers and working environment. Their main responsibilities include protecting workers’ health and improving the quality of working life in preventing occupational accidents, diseases and environment hazards. They also sort out the work-related social and emotional issues of the workers. More importantly, […]

Becoming a Forensic Odontologist

Forensic Odontologists identify the bite marks on individuals and look into all aspects of their implications while prescribing adequate treatment. They examine the human remains that can not be identified through face recognition. Such needs arise in case of mass casualties, including plane crash, road mishap and natural disasters. The Forensic Odontologists determine the source […]

Becoming a Clinical Nurse Specialist

Clinical Nurse Specialists hold a master’s or doctor’s degree in any of the specialized areas of nursing such as pediatrics, geriatrics, women’s health, critical care, diabetes, oncology, psychiatric, rehabilitation etc. They help patients prevent illness while providing all types of care and assistance on treatment. They also offer consultant services whenever required. Educational Requirements: 1. […]

Becoming a Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Specialist

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Specialists help patients with heart and lung ailments to understand and manage their health problems and live longer. Their main focus on reducing health risks and improving quality of life. They work with patients suffering from asthma, emphysema, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, angina, coronary artery disease, heart attack and other ailments. The main […]

Becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse

Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) provide basic care to patients and people in need. They monitor patient health, perform care related work, update records and assist patients to improve their health conditions. They mostly focus on sick, injured and disabled patients at various health care settings. They work under the direct supervision of Registered Nurses (RNs) […]