Careers In Administration

Learn more about specific careers in Administration

Below is a list of more specific careers in the Administration field. Click the links below for our detailed career guides in each specific area, complete with real-life job profiles (informational interviews) and all the details you'd want to know to learn if that career is right for you. 

About Administration Careers

Administration is crucial in every single industry, and the healthcare industry is no exception. Hospitals, offices of physicians, outpatient centers and offices of other healthcare providers (e.g., occupational therapists, chiropractors, physical therapists etc) all need to be kept well-organized and must be ran smoothly and efficiently.

Typical careers in this healthcare division include a healthcare administrator, medical transcriptionists and medical secretary. Every single one of these careers requires individuals who are detail-oriented, organized and punctual.

The employment opportunities in this division of healthcare aren’t predicted to be as vast in the coming years as employment in other healthcare divisions. This is because advancing technology means that many administrative workers can work far quicker and more effectively, which reduces the demand for new healthcare administrators.

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