Potential Employers in the Healthcare Sector


Healthcare managers do not just work within hospitals or other treatment environments. Today and for the future, there are healthcare managers within a wide range of corporate, institutional and government entities. In fact, there are healthcare management positions within virtually any field of business, with these employees working in corporate environments as part of healthcare management initiatives.

For your career in healthcare management, you can seek employment within the type of environment for which you are most suited and interested, such as in:

  • Healthcare clinics
  • Health insurance organizations
  • Hospitals
  • Consulting firms
  • Associations and non-profits
  • Nursing and retirement homes
  • Private medical practices
  • Mental health facilities
  • Public health departments
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Universities
  • Research organizations
  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Surgical institutions
  • Outpatient care centers
  • Home health care
  • Specialty hospitals
  • Addiction treatment centers
  • Pharmaceutical organizations
  • eCommerce
  • Medical device manufacturing
  • Navigational, electromedical, measuring and control instruments manufacturing
  • Government organizations, such as NASA
  • General business or corporate environments.

Healthcare managers may also choose to follow a career path in the military. There are a wide range of opportunities within the uniformed services and in veterans treatment settings. These roles exist in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard and the Department of Veterans Affairs. For many, getting started in the military is a logical and productive means of breaking into the field.