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Why healthcare?

As the largest industry in Pennsylvania, healthcare is expected to create 3 million new jobs between 2006 and 2016 – more than any other industry. It’s responsible for 7 of the 20 fastest growing occupations in the state, and offers great opportunity for advancement. You can begin in an entry-level position and work your way up the ladder by earning certifications or becoming registered. In fact, most workers in this field have jobs that require less than 4 years of college education. This is the perfect career choice for someone who likes working with and caring for people.

What you need to get started:

High School Diploma/GED
Background check/drug screen
Ability and willingness to work all shifts
Good people skills

What you can become today:

(with a diploma/GED)
Receptionist
Nurses Aide
Personal Care Aide

What you can become tomorrow:

(with a certificate or 2-year college degree)
Certified Nursing Assistant
Respiratory Therapy Technologist
Radiological Technician

What you can become in the future:

(with 4+ years of college)
Licensed Practical Nurse
Registered Nurse
Medical Doctor

Average salary in Bucks County:

Around $25,000/year for a Nurses Aide to $150,000/year for doctors and surgeons

BEELONG Adult Day Services.

Founded in 1985, this non-profit organization provides socially oriented day programs for adults who are living in isolation due to conditions like dementia and stroke.

180 healthcare employers

 

  • BEELONG Adult Day Services
  • Bucks County Center for Independent Living
  • Doylestown Hospital
  • Foxwood Manor Operation Pathway
  • Friends Home and Village
  • Home Instead Senior Care
  • Senior Helpers
  • St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital
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