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Is a Career in Health Care for You?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a surgeon, paramedic or respiratory therapist?

Did you know there are many health professionals besides doctors and nurses who make a difference in people's lives every day?

Would you like to have a successful career in health care without going to school for many years after high school?

Do you like working with people?

Did you know that not all jobs in health care require working directly with patients in a hospital?

Opportunities for health care professionals increase every day. The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that almost 1 out of every 4 new jobs created in the U.S. will be in health care.

Explore the links on the left to know more about many health care career opportunities in Iowa, the schools where you can study these careers, and ways to look for and find financial aid.

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