Many discussions about growth in the healthcare field focus on the need for more physicians, physical therapists, and nurses due to an aging population and a higher percentage of Americans with insurance. Those same trends mean that employers in the United States need more people in allied health professions, too. Here are profiles of three fast-growing jobs that do not require individuals to have a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degree.
Medical Assistants (or MAs) continue to enjoy outstanding job growth. These people assist with clinical and administrative duties in physicians’ offices. The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects the