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ERIC Number: ED014542
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965-Dec
Pages: 1
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HEALTH CAREERS GUIDEBOOK.
FRANKLIN, ZELPHA C.
FACTS ABOUT PERSONAL QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION AND TRAINING, SALARIES AND PROSPECTS IN OVER 200 JOBS IN THE HEALTH FIELD ARE GIVEN. SOME OCCUPATIONS PROVIDE FOR THE ILL AND INJURED, AND SOME HELP TO PREVENT ILLNESS. WORK IS PERFORMED IN HOSPITALS, REST HOMES, LABORATORIES, SCHOOLS, HOMES, AND IN PUBLIC AGENCIES. FOR SOME HEALTH OCCUPATIONS, RELATIVELY LITTLE SPECIAL TRAINING IS REQUIRED. FOR OTHERS, EDUCATION IS A MATTER OF A YEAR OR TWO AFTER HIGH SCHOOL, OR EVEN LONGER. A CHART SHOWS THE KIND AND LENGTH OF TRAINING REQUIRED FOR 102 REPRESENTATIVE HEALTH OCCUPATIONS. THE PURPOSE OF THE GUIDEBOOK IS TO PROVIDE INFORMATION ABOUT THE AREAS IN HEALTH OCCUPATIONS SO THAT A STUDENT CAN MAKE AN INTELLIGENT CAREER CHOICE. A REFERRAL LIST IDENTIFIES ORGANIZATIONS WHICH CAN SUPPLY INFORMATION ON PARTICULAR HEALTH OCCUPATIONS OR ON RELATED QUESTIONS CONCERNING COLLEGE AND CAREER PLANNING. THIS DOCUMENT IS AVAILABLE AS L7.25/3--H34 FOR $1.50 FROM SUPERINTENDENT OF DOCUMENTS, U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE, WASHINGTON, D.C. 20402. (PA)
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Authoring Institution: Bureau of Employment Security (DOL), Washington, DC.
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