Bayer HealthCare, previously MEDRAD Inc., was the third largest Pittsburgh-area life sciences/medical device firm in 2012 with 1,060 local employees, according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.
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McKesson is the largest pharmaceutical distributor in North America and also develops and installs healthcare information technology systems. McKesson Automation Inc. was the 5th largest Pittsburgh-area life sciences/medical device firm in 2012 with 490 local employees, according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.
Philips Respironics, developer of sleep and respiratory devices, is the largest Pittsburgh-area life sciences/medical device firm in 2012 with 1,653 local employees, according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.
Pittsburgh Mercy Health System
Current openings for health care professionals and online application for Pittsburgh Mercy Health System, a leading provider of health and human services in Southwestern PA.
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thermo Fisher Scientific was the 2nd largest Pittsburgh-area life sciences/medical device firm in 2012 with 1,645 local employees, according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.
UPMC Careers is the main employment page for the UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) system, which employs over 37,000 people. Creating a login allows job seekers to apply to and track multiple positions.
VA Pittsburgh Careers
VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System serves the Veteran population throughout the tri-state area of Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia.
West Penn Allegheny Health System
West Penn Allegheny Health System employs more than 11,000 persons in a system with five hospitals: Allegheny General, Allegheny Valley, Canonsburg General, Forbes Regional and West Penn Hospital.
ZOLL Medical Corporation
ZOLL Medical Corporation develops and markets medical devices and software solutions. It was the 4th largest Pittsburgh-area life sciences/medical device firm in 2012 with 512 local employees, according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.
Pittsburgh Healthcare Training and Education
Health Careers Web Portal
The Health Careers Web Portal is a web site built by Health Careers Futures to inform middle and high school students about health careers, improve students' perceptions of health careers and help students prepare for a health career in Southwestern Pennsylvania, where the healthcare industry is one of the largest economic sectors and employs over 165,000 people.
Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC): Health-Related Career Programs
CCAC offers more than 30 Associate of Science and certificate programs in Health Careers. It also has Fast Track Programs, ones that have great job potential and can be completed in nine months or less.
Duquesne University Rangos School of Health Sciences
The John G. Rangos, Sr. School of Health Sciences offers programs in Athletic Training (B.S.), Health Management Systems (B.S., M.H.M.S.), Occupational Therapy (M.O.T.), Physical Therapy (D.P.T.), Physician Assistant (M.P.A.), Speech Language Pathology (M.S.L.P.), and Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Science.
Temple University School of Medicine at West Penn Allegheny Health System
West Penn has teaching affiliations with the School of Medicine of Temple University.
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health
The school offers programs in public health, epidemiology, community health, disaster response.
University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Offers programs in Clinical Dietetics and Nutrition, Communication Science and Disorders (Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology), Emergency Medicine, Health and Information Management, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Rehabilitation Science and Technology.
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is ranked 16th in the nation in research by US News & World Report.
Health Career Web
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Online FNP is a resource for students to find in-depth and unbiased information about acquiring a family nurse practitioner (FNP) degree online. It includes a comprehensive list of accredited online FNP schools.
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Nursingschools.net is a complete online guide to nursing colleges, education, and careers
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