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Health Science

Would you like to get paid for taking care of others?

Health science workers promote health and wellness. They diagnose and treat injuries and disease. As a physician, dentist, or nurse, you could work directly with patients. You could also work in a laboratory to get information used in research or provide administrative support by keeping medical records.

Health science jobs are found at a variety of different sites. For example, you could work in a hospital, office, clinic, or nursing home. Or you could work on a cruise ship, at a sports arena, or within a patient's home.

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Careers in this Cluster
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
Community Health Workers
Compliance Officers
Dental Assistants
Dental Hygienists
Dentists, All Other Specialists
Dentists, General
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Dietetic Technicians
Dietitians and Nutritionists
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
Exercise Physiologists
Family and General Practitioners
Forensic Science Technicians
Genetic Counselors
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other
Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other
Hearing Aid Specialists
Home Health Aides
Internists, General
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
Massage Therapists
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
Medical and Health Services Managers
Medical Assistants
Medical Equipment Preparers
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
Medical Transcriptionists
Nuclear Medicine Technologists
Nurse Anesthetists
Nurse Midwives
Nurse Practitioners
Nursing Assistants
Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
Occupational Health and Safety Technicians
Occupational Therapists
Occupational Therapy Aides
Occupational Therapy Assistants
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians
Opticians, Dispensing
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Orthotists and Prosthetists
Pediatricians, General
Pharmacy Aides
Pharmacy Technicians
Physical Therapist Aides
Physical Therapist Assistants
Physical Therapists
Physician Assistants
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
Psychiatric Aides
Psychiatric Technicians
Radiation Therapists
Radiologic Technologists
Recreational Therapists
Registered Nurses
Respiratory Therapists
Respiratory Therapy Technicians
Speech-Language Pathologists
Surgical Technologists
Therapists, All Other
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

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