Print ISBN: 979-8-89179-054-4
# of Pages: 350
# of Volumes: 1
Print List Price: $125
e-ISBN: 979-8-89179-055-1
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Careers in Healthcare, Second Edition

October 2024

Understanding the interconnected nature of the different and varied branches of healthcare is important for anyone preparing for a career in this field. Careers in Healthcare, 2nd Edition, features chapters on a broad range of branches and divisions within the industry, including traditional and long-established fields such as Dentist and Registered Nurse, as well as in-demand allied health fields such as Medical Assistant, Cardiovascular Technician, Physical Therapist, and Home Health and Personal Care Aide. This excellent reference also presents possible career paths and occupations within high-growth and emerging fields in these industries.

For this second edition, new entries have been added on specialties such as audiology, exercise physiology, genetic counselling, and more.

Other occupations in healthcare include:

  • Chiropractors
  • Dietitians and Nutritionists
  • EMTs and Paramedics
  • Medical Records Specialists
  • Physicians and Surgeons
  • Radiologic and MRI Technologists

Careers in Healthcare, 2nd Edition, provides detailed and need-to-know information on various careers involved in the diverse healthcare industry, with completely revised and update profiles and statistics. Each chapter provides a wealth of real-world information including A Day in the Life, Work Environment, Education & Training, Earnings & Advancement, Employment Outlook, and Conversations with Real Professionals, as well as contacts for more information.

This ongoing series serves as a stepping stone in understanding specific careers and provides a wealth of information on the education and training needed within each profession along with a look towards the future of the field with an informative employment outlook.

Libraries and schools purchasing the printed version of any Salem Press title get complimentary online access to that title on our new online database, Combining Salem's Literature, History, Health, Science and Careers titles, students and researchers can now access all of their Salem content in one comprehensive site. Any school or library with print reference content in Salem Press' database is entitled to online access to that content. This access is an inherent part of our product.

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