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Anesthesiologist Assistant Jobs Concord NH

Employment change. Employment of physician assistants is expected to grow by 39 percent from 2008 to 2018, much faster than the average for all occupations. Projected rapid job growth reflects the expansion of healthcare industries and an emphasis on cost containment, which results in increasing use of PAs by healthcare establishments.

NH WORKS Concord
(603) 228-4100
10 West Street
Concord, NH
 
Concord Local 1045 Firefighters
(603) 224-3020
100 Hall St Ste 101
Concord, NH
 
NH WORKS Manchester
(603) 656-6557
300 Hanover Street
Manchester, NH
 
Working Future
(603) 622-5935
200 Elm St Ste 10
Manchester, NH
 
Teamsters' Chauffeurs' & Helpers' Local Union No 633
(603) 625-9731
53 Goffstown Rd
Manchester, NH
 
International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers
(603) 224-4239
48 Airport Rd
Concord, NH
 
Contractors Risk Management Inc
(603) 225-3335
33 Fisherville Rd
Concord, NH
 
American Postal Workers Union
(603) 669-2414
450 Hanover St
Manchester, NH
 
American Federation Of State County & Municipal Employees
(603) 606-3303
195 Mcgregor St
Manchester, NH
 
New Eng Teamsters & Baking Industry Health Benefits
(978) 681-0852
51 Goffstown Rd Ste 1
Manchester, NH
 

Anesthesiologist Assistant Jobs

Anesthesiologist Assistants

Career Overview

Assist anesthesiologists in the administration of anesthesia for surgical and non-surgical procedures. Monitor patient status and provide patient care during surgical treatment.

Career Outlook

Employment is expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations. Job opportunities for PAs should be good , particularly in rural and inner-city healthcare facilities.

Employment change. Employment of physician assistants is expected to grow by 39 percent from 2008 to 2018, much faster than the average for all occupations. Projected rapid job growth reflects the expansion of healthcare industries and an emphasis on cost containment, which results in increasing use of PAs by healthcare establishments.

Physicians and institutions are expected to employ more PAs to provide primary care and to assist with medical and surgical procedures because PAs are cost-effective and productive members of the healthcare team. Physician assistants can relieve physicians of routine duties and procedures. Healthcare providers will use more physician assistants as States continue to expand PAs' scope of practice by allowing them to perform more procedures.

Besides working in traditional office-based settings, PAs should find a growing number of jobs in institutional settings such as hospitals, academic medical centers, public clinics, and prisons.

Job prospects. Job opportunities for PAs should be good, particularly in rural and inner-city clinics because those settings have difficulty attracting physicians. Job openings will result both from employment growth and from the need to replace physician assistants who retire or leave the occupation permanently. Opportunities will be best in States that allow PAs a wider scope of practice.


Employment Overview

Physician assistants held about 74,800 jobs in 2008. The number of jobs is greater than the number of practicing PAs because some hold two or more jobs. For example, some PAs work with...

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