January 31, 2023

It is very important to know what career options are available for one to choose a field from. Every individual has his or her own calibre and potential. There are many career options open for the youth. One of the most important and flourishing careers is in the health care sector. This sector has a wide arena of job opportunities to provide with and lot of options to choose from.

Health care industry:

There are more than 500, 000 medical institutes which include dentist, physicians and health practitioners. There are also super specializations like that of cardiology, neuro -surgery, conito urinary surgery, gastroenterology and many others.

Due to the discovery of new ailments the requirement in the health care industry is increasing. Highly trained professionals are required to study the problems closely and find solutions to them. Health care industry is the fastest growing industry after IT (information technology).

One needs to be completely devoted and committed towards one’s work and should be a logical decision maker. There would be times when quick decisions would have to be made, in such circumstances one has to act quick and logical. Good memory and recollection ability are important pre-requisite. Confidence is the most important key in order to earn trust and goodwill with the clients. One should also possess the ability to concentrate hard on the work and not get deviated by trivial distractions. Emotion should take a backseat, while at work.

Job prospects

There are job opportunities in hospitals, both private and government, polyclinics, medical colleges, health practitioner, nursing home, health department, diagnostic laboratories, dental clinic and ophthalmic clinics. One can also work in the health and research department.

Remuneration

The more specialized you are the more pay you get. Doctors and scientists get a higher pay than the medical assistant. In the United States 10 percent of its income is spent on health care industry, thereby making it the most preferred profession among the people.

Top colleges

The Institute of Health Management Research -IHMR (Jaipur), TATA Institute of Social Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Research AIIMS (Delhi), IMS, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya University Indore, Apollo Institute of Hospital Administration Hyderabad and Institute of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Management and Research – IPHMR Calcutta.

There fore, there are many career options for students, and health care provides a lot of job opportunities for them and a secure future too.