HOT Career Paths/Occupations in the Local Healthcare Sector
Healthcare continues to be one of Charlotte’s strongest sectors. More than 110 large firms currently comprise this fast-growing local sector including our hospitals, nursing homes, retirement communities and various medical support groups. These firms will continue to need workers, particularly as the Boomer generation ages and its need for healthcare increases. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, “Healthcare related jobs are expected to grow faster than the national average for all other industries through 2014 and beyond.”
What are and will be the hot jobs and careers in Charlotte’s healthcare sector? See the Healthcare Career Path Map below to view the various career paths and hot occupations in this growing sector. Click on the occupations listed to learn about the knowledge, skills, education, training and experience required for each, along with where the employment opportunities are and where you can obtain the education and/or training needed for many of these positions.