Thanks to media attention for the American Heart Association's "Go Red" campaign to raise awareness of heart disease in women, you may already know that heart disease is the top killer of American women each year.

What you may not know are the factors fueling the demand for cardiac sonographers, the specially trained health professionals who use ultrasound technology to ...

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Employment opportunities in healthcare remain abundant this Fall, as reported in the most recently released national jobs numbers.

The September employment figures from the Bureau of Labors Statistics (BLS) showed an unemployment rate below 8% for the first time in nearly four years, with healthcare spurring on the growth.

Careers in healthcare continue to show promise with 44,000 additions made ...

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Every challenge is an opportunity.

And while this list of 10 challenges facing physicians seems daunting and nearly insurmountable for smaller office-based practices, many believe there is tremendous upside for primary care physicians in leading healthcare delivery in the United States in 2014 and beyond. The result could mean more autonomy; it could mean better quality of life for you ...

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In today’s rapidly changing healthcare industry, the presence of effective administrators is more important than ever. Whether you come from a business, management, or healthcare background, a master’s degree in healthcare administration is the perfect way to prepare for a career in this dynamic field. At USC’s Sol Price School of Public Policy, the Executive Master of Health Administration online ...

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By Paul A. Greenberg, The Times-Picayune

There are dozens of job types that fall under the heading of "Allied Health." Opportunities abound in many of the allied health professions, including respiratory therapist.

Conditions dealing with the lungs, heart and circulatory system that affect a patient's ability to breathe fall under the auspices of respiratory therapists.

A physical therapist's job is ...

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Cleveland's healthcare industry may be planting the seeds of tomorrow's jobs in the field.

Investment in medical research and innovations has nearly doubled in the Cleveland-Akron region since 2000, to reach $660 million a year, according to an analysis by Team Northeast Ohio.

That investment coincides with higher rates of patenting, licensing, startup launches and other harbingers of economic expansion. ...

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Against the backdrop of health care reform and a controversial medical device tax, medical technology companies are focusing more than ever on products that deliver cheaper, faster, more efficient patient care. They are also making inroads with U.S. Food & Drug Administration regulators to re-engineer the complex review and approval process for new medical devices.

Many in the industry have ...

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