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Employers of Health Science majors in MD

Medical Assistants

Medical assistants complete administrative and clinical tasks in the offices of physicians, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities. Their duties vary with the location, specialty, and size of the practice. Most medical assistants work in physicians’ offices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, and other healthcare facilities. Most medical assistants have postsecondary education such as a certificate. Others enter the occupation with a high school diploma and learn through on-the-job training. The median annual wage for medical assistants was $32,480 in May 2017. Employment of medical assistants is projected to grow 29 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. The growth of the aging baby-boom population will continue to increase demand for preventive medical services, which are often provided by physicians. As a result, physicians will hire more assistants to perform routine administrative and clinical duties, allowing the physicians to see more patients.

Dental Assistants

Dental assistants perform many tasks, ranging from providing patient care and taking x rays to recordkeeping and scheduling appointments. Their duties vary by state and by the dentists’ offices where they work. Almost all dental assistants work in dentists’ offices. Most work full time. There are several possible paths to becoming a dental assistant. Some states require assistants to graduate from an accredited program and pass an exam. In other states, there are no formal educational requirements and dental assistants learn how to perform their jobs through on-the-job training. The median annual wage for dental assistants was $37,630 in May 2017. Employment of dental assistants is projected to grow 19 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. The aging population and ongoing research linking oral health and general health will continue to increase the demand for preventive dental services.

Medical Scientists

Conduct research dealing with the understanding of human diseases and the improvement of human health. Engage in clinical investigation, research and development, or other related activities. Includes physicians, dentists, public health specialists, pharmacologists, and medical pathologists who primarily conduct research. Practitioners who primarily provide medical or dental care or dispense drugs are included in "Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners". The median annual wage for medical scientists was $82,090 in May 2017. Employment of medical scientists is projected to grow 13 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations. Medical scientists will continue to be needed because they contribute to the development of treatments and medicines that improve human health.

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Review, evaluate, and analyze work environments and design programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent disease or injury caused by chemical, physical, and biological agents or ergonomic factors. May conduct inspections and enforce adherence to laws and regulations governing the health and safety of individuals. May be employed in the public or private sector. Includes environmental protection officers. The median annual wage for occupational health and safety specialists was $71,780 in May 2017. The median annual wage for occupational health and safety technicians was $49,960 in May 2017. Overall employment of occupational health and safety specialists and technicians is projected to grow 8 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Specialists and technicians will be needed in a wide variety of industries to ensure that employers adhere to both existing and new regulations.

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine. The median annual wage for postsecondary health specialties teachers was $97,870 in May 2017.

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Company City State
Johns Hopkins Medicine International, L.L.c
Johns Hopkins Hospital, The
Defense Health Agency
Walter Reed Nat Mltary Med Ctr
Healthcare Services Group Inc
Adventist Healthcare, Inc.
Shady Grove Medical Center
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Inc.
John Hopkins Bayview Dcc
Village Super Market of Maryland LLC
Capitol Partners I LP
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Inc.
BMC Bayview Medical Center
Rubin Institute For Advanced Orthopedics
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
St. Agnes Healthcare, Inc.
SAINT AGNES HOSPITAL
Holy Cross Health, Inc.
Holy Cross Hospital
Johns Hopkins Medicine International, L.L.c
Western Maryland Health System Rehab
SACRED HEART HOSPITAL
University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical System, Inc.
UMMS
Suburban Hospital Healthcare System, Inc.
Frederick Memorial Hospital, Inc.
Frederick Mem Hlth Care Sys
Adventist Healthcare, Inc.
Washington Adventist Hospital
Anne Arundel Medical Center, Inc.
Anne Arundel Medical Center
Adventist Healthcare, Inc.
Shadeygrove Hospital
Franklin Square Hospital Center, Inc.
Medstar Franklin Sq Med Ctr
Anne Arundel Medical Center, Inc.
ANNE ARUNDEL MEDICAL CENTER
Dimensions Health Corporation
Dimensions Healthcare System
Suburban Hospital, Inc
Meritus Medical Center, Inc.
University of Maryland Medical System Corporation
Maryland General Hospital
Johns Hopkins
Johns Hopkins Department Rdlgy
Western Maryland Health System
Mercy Medical Center, Inc.
Mercy Medical Center, Inc.
Transitional Care At Mercy
Maryland Department of Health
Spring Grove Hospital Center
Conmed, Inc.
Montgomery General Hospital, Inc
Medstar Montgomery Medical Ctr
Harbor Hospital Center, Inc
Labour Department
Dimensions Health Corporation
Kennedy Krieger Children's Hospital Inc
Doctors' Hospital, Inc.
DOCTORS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
3330 Wilkens Avenue Operations LLC
Caton Manor
Memorial Hospital of Easton, MD Inc
Centers For Advanced Orthopaedics, LLC
Orthopaedic Associates of Cent
Kennedy Krieger Institute, Inc.
Maryland General Hospital Inc.
Oak Crest Village, Inc.
Village Square
Maryland Department of Health
Springfield Hospital Center
Hebrew Home of Greater Washington, Inc
Charles E Smith Lf Communities
Harbor Hospital Foundation, Inc.
University of Maryland Midtown Health, Inc.
Ummc
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc.
Maxim
Northwest Hospital Center, Inc.
United States Department of the Navy
Nnmc Obgyn
The Navy United States Department of
Navy Medical Clinic
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