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Employers of Health Science majors in VI

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
Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital & Medical Center
VI Government Hospital and Health Facilities Corporation
Schneider Regional Medical Ctr
St Thomas East End Medical Center Corporation
Plessen Healthcare, LLC
Plessen Eye
St Croix Vision Center Inc
Pearle Vision
Imaging Center P C
St Thomas Dialysis Center Inc
Virgin Islands Ear, Nose and Throat, P.C.
St Thomas Sleep Center
Saint Thomas Radiology Associates LLC
St Croix Mri
Comprehensive Foot Care Inc
Virgin Island Urologic Center, Inc.
American Paradise Management Global Group LLC
St. Thomas Dialysis Center
One Dental Practice LLC
St Croix Dental
Plessen Medical Group, LLC
Comprehensive Orthopedics LLC
Comprhensive Orthopaedic Globl
Virgin Islands Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Garman Ear Nose and Throat Center PC
Red Hook Family Practice
Donald D Pomeranz D S
Rock City Wellness, LLC
Cw Educational and Behavioral Center
Mind/Body Health & Psychology, LLC
The Heart Center
Dante Pierre Galiber
St Croix Plastic Surgery Inc
Saint Crox Plstic Srgery Mdspa
Braces Plus PC
Virgin Islands Ear, Nose and Throat, P.C.
Embracive Health Services Inc
Biscoe Enterprises, P.C.
Miguel Delgado
MD Electrical Services
Caribbean Hematology & Oncology Center, LLC
Hillary Woodson Md, PC
Virgin Islands Center
Zolten, Robert - MD
Virgin Islands Equicare Inc
VI Equicare
Caribbean Chiropractic Center
Professional Psychological Services, Inc.
Hear Again Audiological Services, Inc.
The Moorman Aesthetic Center P C
Synergy Fitness and Wellness Center, LLC
Island Health & Wellness Center, Inc.
Janice Maldonado
Gloria I Mendez
Peak Medical Corporation
St Croix Family Medicine, LLC
Liberty Medical Development LLC
Golden Adult Care, Inc
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