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Careers in Health Care Week: April 4-8

Health Care is an industry that is currently expanding. Health care uses the latest technology to diagnose and treat illnesses. Job opportunities in the healthcare industry are available for people with all levels of training and experience. If you have a sincere desire to help people and a love of learning, a job in health care could be for you! Search Healthcare Jobs  |  Job Search Assistance

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Certified Nurse Assistant
$24,017 - $31,308 (Average Annual Salary)
Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Occupational OutlookSearch Jobs

Specialty Nursing – Perioperative Nursing
$66,640 (Median Annual Salary)
Perioperative nurses are registered nurses (RN’s) who work in the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative phases of surgery. Fact Sheet Search Jobs

Specialty Nursing – Critical Care 
Critical Care Nurses are registered nurses (RN's) who work with high risk injuries or illness that require immediate medical attention. Search Jobs

Medical Coding
$32,960 (US Average Annual Earnings)
Make sure the right codes are applied to each procedure. More from CollegeinColorado | Search Jobs

Medical Lab Technicians
$54,050 (US Average Annual Earnings)
Work in a laboratory and do tests to help diagnose or treat disease. More from CollegeinColorado | Search Jobs

Medical Scientists 
$90,160 (US Average Annual Earnings)
Conducts research dealing with the understanding of human diseases and the improvement of human health. Engages in clinical investigation, research and development, or other related activities. More from CollegeinColorado | Search Jobs

Surgical Technologists 
$45,010 (US Average Annual Earnings)
Assists in operations, under the supervision of surgeons, registered nurses, or other surgical personnel. May help set up operating room, prepare and transport patients for surgery, adjust lights and equipment, pass instruments and other supplies to surgeons and surgeon's assistants, hold retractors, cut sutures, and help count sponges, needles, supplies, and instruments. More from CollegeinColorado | Fact Sheet Search Jobs

Pharmacy Technicians
$31,090 (US Average Annual Earnings)
Prepares medications under the direction of a pharmacist. May measure, mix, count out, label, and record amounts and dosages of medications according to prescription orders. More from CollegeinColorado | Fact SheetSearch Jobs

Medical Assistants
$31,220 (US Average Annual Earnings)
Performs administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician. More from CollegeinColorado | Fact Sheet | Search Jobs

Licensed Practical Nurses  
$43,420 (US Average Annual Earnings)
Cares for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, private homes, group homes, and similar institutions. May work under the supervision of a registered nurse. Licensing required. More from CollegeinColorado | Search Jobs


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