Planning, managing and providing therapeutic services, diagnostic services, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development.
Careers in this cluster fall into the healthcare occupational group used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics for occupational projections.
Employment of healthcare occupations is projected to grow 18 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations, adding about 2.4 million new jobs. Healthcare occupations are projected to add more jobs than any of the other occupational groups. This projected growth is mainly due to an aging population, leading to greater demand for healthcare services.