Everyone worries about their job prospects, but medical professionals have less to fear. The health industry has continued to do well in terms of job growth even throughout the economic recession. Why is this the case, and will the job outlook continue to look promising in the years to come? This article explores these questions, starting with the current job landscape and finishing off with job predictions.
How It’s Going
The year 2011 wasn’t an exception to the norm in regards to medical industry employment growth. As of New Years Day, there were about 100 jobs listed under the “nurse practitioner” subheading of Nurse.com, and that’s only one of dozens of subcategories. The website posts thousands of job openings from around the country, and they don’t appear to be in short supply. Continue reading “2012 Job Outlook for Nurses, Nurse Practitioners & Physician Assistants”