Healthcare Career Path
If you’re interested in working in the Healthcare Industry, you’ve chosen one of the fastest-growing and best-paying industries in Northeast Florida. Healthcare jobs provide a great career path, whether you’re working in a laboratory or directly with patients.
Explore careers in the industry and learn about salaries, job growth, and skills.
Healthcare Industry Guide
We’ve created a document to help you research jobs – from entry-level to skilled technicians. Learn more about salaries, job growth projections, and how you can advance your career through education and training.
Industry News and Updates
(Courtesy of the Jacksonville Business Journal) – Phones are ringing with plentiful job opportunities. Prospective employers are dangling five-figure signing bonuses. Businesses are hounding universities for potential recruits. The job market is booming — at least if...
Photo Courtesy of Mayo Clinic
(Courtesy WJXT-TV/News4Jax) – More families are saying no to long term care facilities and yes to in-home care for their loved ones during the pandemic. That is why Home Instead Senior Care on Jacksonville’s southside said it’s facing a shortage of in-home aids. Help...
Manufacturing/Aviation Jacksonville manufacturer looks to take over straw market with biodegradable product
(Courtesy of the Jacksonville Business Journal) – A Georgia-based foodservice company is manufacturing biodegradable straws in Jacksonville, with the product being used in local establishments like the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club and Omni Amelia Island Resort — as well...
(Courtesy of Home Healthcare News) – Finding enough workers has been a longstanding pain point for in-home care providers. With the launch of a new national recruitment campaign, Interim HealthCare wants to take a proactive approach to address those persistent...
(Courtesy of the Jacksonville Daily Record) – Baptist Health announced Jan. 7 it purchased an 86,000-square-foot VyStar Credit Union service center that it will convert into its second Baptist HealthPlace facility. The deed filed in Clay County shows Baptist Health...
Meet Carol Cullen, Healthcare Industry Manager
Carol has been the Healthcare Sector Industry Manager at CareerSource Northeast Florida since 2017.
Carol assists employers in the healthcare sector by connecting them with potential new hires through recruitments events and the use of EmployFlorida.com. She helps employers upskill their current employees by offsetting the costs of qualified training through the utilization of CareerSource NEFL’s Customized Training Program.
She acts as a community liaison connecting community organizations to employment opportunities and training resources. She partners with leaders in industry and education to develop a robust pipeline of skilled workers.
Carol graduated from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill with a BA in Spanish, including a year abroad at the University of Seville, Spain and is conversationally fluent in Spanish. Her background includes over 6 years of working in business to business sales across multiple industries. Additionally, she has over 8 years of management and training experience in the airline industry.