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Employers of Health Science majors in PR

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
Grupo Hima-San Pablo, Inc.
Hima San Pablo Hospital
Veterans Health Administration
San Juan Vamc
Auxilio Mutuo Hospital
Transplant Society
Metropadia Health System, Inc
Hospital Metropolitano
Dorado Health, Inc.
Manati Medical Center
Fundacion Damas, Inc.
Hospital Damas, Inc.
Ryder Memorial Hospital, Inc.
Farmacia Ryder Memorial
Doctors' Center Hospital, Inc.
Fernandez M Pavia Inc
Hospital Pavia
Hospital Hermanos Melendez Inc
Mennonite General Hospital, Inc.
Concepcion Hospital De La
Fundacion Dr Manuel De La Pila Iglesias Inc
Hospital Dr Pila
Facultad Medica Centro Cardiovascular De Puerto Rico Y Del Caribe, Inc.
Vista Bella Hospital Inc
Asociacion Hospital Del Maestro
Farmacia Hospital Del Maestro
Ashford Presbyterian Community Hospital, Inc.
Ashford Presbt Cmnty Hosp
Quality Health Services of Puerto Rico, Inc.
HOSPITAL SAN CRISTOBAL
Hospital Comunitario Buen Samaritano Inc
Metro Ponce, Inc.
Hospital Metropolita
U M C of Puerto Rico, Inc
Hospital San Jorge
Metrohealth Inc
HOSPITAL METROPOLITANO
Atlantis Healthcare Group (puerto Rico), Inc.
Centro Comprensivo De Cancer De La Universidad De Puerto Rico
First Hospital Panamericano, Inc.
INSTITUTO PANAMERICANO HATO REY
San Juan Bautista Medical Center, Corp
Centro MA Slute De Rio Piedras
Clinica Santa Rosa, Inc.
Hospital Santa Rosa
Instituto Medico Del Norte Inc.
Hospital Wilma N Vazquez
Consejo Desalud Laplaya
Centro De
Bbcm Group Holdings, Inc.
CAREGIVERS DE PUERTO RICO
Healthpromed San Juan
C T Radiology Office Inc
Grp Med CT Radiology Complex
CT Radiology Complex, Inc.
Laboratorio Clinico Caparra, Inc
Caparra Reference Lab
Quest Diagnostics De Puerto Rico
San Juan Capistrano Hospital
Concilio De Salud Integral De Loiza, Inc.
CSILO
CMS Home Care, LLC
Hato Rey Pathology Assoc.inc.
Professional Hospital-Guaynabo
Servicios De Salud Primarios De Barceloneta, Inc.
Atlantic Medical Center
HPM Foundation, Inc
HEALTHPROMED
Centro De Patologia Del Habla Y Audicion Inc
Laboratorios De Patologia Dr. Noy, Inc.
Vista Hospital Bella
PUERTO RICAN UNION OF SEVENTH
Sociedad De Educacion Y Rehabilitacion De Puerto Rico, Inc
SER DE PUERTO RICO
Camuy Health Services Inc
Domiciliary Care Organization of Puerto Rico, Inc.
Metro Pavia Healthcare Centers, Inc.
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