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Health Careers

Why a Health Career? A Chance to Change History

One of the greatest challenges regionally, nationally and globally is to provide people with adequate, appropriate and sustainable health care. You can make a difference in meeting these challenges!

  • There are job opportunities in health careers, and many pay well.
  • In fact, there are major workforce shortages in some occupations and geographical locations. Explore Workforce Needs within this website.
  • Health careers offer rewarding experiences that improve the lives of individuals and communities.
  • Want to make a difference? The U.S. Institute of Medicine (IOM) is an independent, scientific adviser to our nation on health issues that affect us all. Check out the IOM report on critical issues for the future in Health Care.

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