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Where Care Happens


Hospitals - Career opportunities beyond emergency care Medical Labs - Saving lives behind the scenes pharmacies - promoting health through medicine and consultation home care & hospice - one of the fastest-growing segments of healthcare Behavioral Health Centers - Treating the whole person Skilled Nursing Facilities Health Plan Insurers Elder Services Outpatient Rehab Primary Care

More options for patients, more options for employees

Changes in how people receive healthcare have led to changes in where they receive care. Though most people think of a hospital when they think of healthcare, families, individuals, and elders receive care in a wide range of settings. The following settings have experienced growth in recent years:

The changes in how and where care happens have had great impact on the variety of jobs available, as well as the skills these jobs require.

Mouse over the graphic below to explore the diversity of settings in healthcare and learn more about what it is like to work in each.

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This website was funded in part by Workforce STAT (Skills, Talent, Awareness, Training): Transforming Regional Capacity for Healthcare Education, Grant # CB18820. Workforce STAT was a $1.66 million Community Based Job Training Initiative through the U.S. Department of Labor. The website is also funded in part by a Healthcare Skills Gap Partnership grant through the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development. The grant program was funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and administered by Commonwealth Corporation.