Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other:

All health diagnosing and treating practitioners not listed separately.

Also includes

Acupuncturists , Naturopathic Physicians , Orthoptists

About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $73,890.00
Average Time to Fill 64 days
Typical Education Bachelor's degree
Typical Experience
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 960
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 10.61 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Oral Communication
Information Gathering
Customer Service
Critical Thinking
Work Ethic
Written Communication
Numerical and Arithmetic Application
Following Directions

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Assisting and Caring for Others

Perform medical surgery
Treat psychological disorders and issues
Perform minor surgery
Deliver babies
Standardize drug dosages
Treat chronic diseases or disorders
Treat patients using alternative medical procedures
Follow protocols or regulations for healthcare activities
Solve clinical problems
Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries
Treat medical condition of patient
Prepare patients for tests, therapy, or treatments
Give medications or immunizations
Identify patient's current and past drug history
Provide in home patient care
Administer non-intravenous medications
Practice preventive procedures with medical therapy patients or clients
Treat dental problems or diseases
Administer basic health care or medical treatments
Conduct noninvasive medical diagnostic assessments
Develop medical treatment plans
Implement nutritional practices and techniques
Develop dietary-care plans
Develop treatment plans that use non-medical therapies
Develop treatment plans
Develop patient therapy programs
Administer anesthetics or sedatives
Conduct invasive medical diagnostic assessments
Test patient vision
Conduct medical tests
Conduct medical x-rays
Attend to patient's personal care
Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources
Apply traction to patients
Provide assistance in administering rehabilitation
Assist healthcare practitioners during examinations or treatments
Provide care for mentally ill or special needs individuals
Assist individuals with mental or social disabilities, handicaps, or illnesses
Administer enemas, irrigations, or douches to patients
Assist patients in performing breathing exercises
Perform emergency medical procedures
Implement life support procedures
Assist individuals with physical disabilities, handicaps, or illnesses
Conduct individual, group, or family interventions
Fit medical supportive devices

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