Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other :

All health technologists and technicians not listed separately.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $44,150.00
Average Time to Fill 34 days
Typical Education Certificate / Credential
Typical Experience
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 2,030
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 22.24 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Information Gathering
Customer Service
Written Communication
Work Ethic
Numerical and Arithmetic Application
Oral Communication
Technology and Tool Usage
Critical Thinking

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Assisting and Caring for Others

Conduct noninvasive medical diagnostic assessments
Administer medical substances for imaging or other procedures
Test patient heart or lung functioning
Operate therapeutic medical instruments or equipment
Prepare patients for tests, therapy, or treatments
Administer basic health care or medical treatments
Position patients for treatment or examination
Administer blood or other fluids intravenously
Assist healthcare practitioners during surgery

Analyzing Data or Information

Interpret x-ray images
Analyze medical or health data
Examine test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment
Calculate medical diagnostic test results
Calculate numerical data for medical activities
Take vital signs

Getting Information

Read operating, service, or repair manuals related to medical equipment
Gather information from doctor's prescription
Collect clinical data
Conduct laboratory research or experiments
Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Customer Contact
Occupational Health and Safety
Electrocardiogram (EKG / ECG)
Test Equipment
Splint Application

Related Licensing Requirements

Student Hearing Aid Dealer (18-0000000092)

IC 25-20-1-5 Student hearing aid dealer certificates of registration Sec. 5. The board shall issue student hearing aid dealer certificates of registration subject to the conditions and criteria for the granting of hearing aid dealer certificates of registration except for the examination requirement. In addition to the above requirements, a student registration certificate shall be issued only to a student applicant who is employed or directly supervised in the fitting of hearing aids by a registrant holding a valid registration. The student hearing aid dealer certificate of registration shall set forth the name of said dealer and said hearing aid dealer shall execute an acknowledgment on the face of said certificate that he is responsible for all acts of the student registrant in connection with the fitting and dispensing of hearing aids. Said student shall fit or dispense hearing aids only pursuant to the direction of and under the supervision of said hearing aid dealer. The student hearing aid dealer certificate of registration shall expire one (1) year from the date of its issuance except that at the discretion of the board the certificate may be reissued for one (1) additional year only. No hearing aid dealer licensed hereunder shall employ, commission, engage or otherwise assume the responsibility for more than three (3) student dealers at any one (1) time, unless approved in writing by the board. A student hearing aid dealer certificate of registration may be cancelled upon the written request of the responsible hearing aid dealer, acknowledged in writing by the board.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~Committee of Indiana Hearing Aid Dealer Examiners (3172342064)

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