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Work Activities — Assisting and Caring for Others   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

Providing personal assistance, medical attention, emotional support, or other personal care to others such as coworkers, customers, or patients.
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100   94   29-1069.11 Sports Medicine Physicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
99   92   29-1161.00 Nurse Midwives Bright Outlook
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Care for women during pregnancy and childbirth.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
99   88   19-3031.02 Clinical Psychologists
99   85   29-1122.00 Occupational Therapists Bright Outlook
99   79   29-1069.08 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians Bright Outlook
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
98   76   31-2011.00 Occupational Therapy Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Assist patients with daily activities.
  • Implement therapeutic programs to improve patient functioning.
97   94   29-1069.03 Hospitalists Bright Outlook
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
97   90   29-1081.00 Podiatrists Bright Outlook
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
  • Treat patients using alternative medical procedures.
97   88   29-2061.00 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Apply bandages, dressings, or splints.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during examinations or treatments.
  • Assist patients with hygiene or daily living activities.
  • Prepare patients physically for medical procedures.
  • Treat patients using physical therapy techniques.
97   85   29-1066.00 Psychiatrists
  • Treat patients using psychological therapies.
97   85   29-2034.00 Radiologic Technologists
  • Administer medical substances for imaging or other procedures.
  • Assist patients with hygiene or daily living activities.
  • Position patients for treatment or examination.
97   84   29-9091.00 Athletic Trainers
  • Apply bandages, dressings, or splints.
  • Treat patients using alternative medical procedures.
  • Treat patients using physical therapy techniques.
96   88   29-1141.01 Acute Care Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Administer blood or other fluids intravenously.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
96   88   29-1069.01 Allergists and Immunologists Bright Outlook
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
96   87   29-1063.00 Internists, General
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Immunize patients.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
96   85   29-1064.00 Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Care for women during pregnancy and childbirth.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
96   83   29-9099.01 Midwives Bright Outlook
  • Care for women during pregnancy and childbirth.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Position patients for treatment or examination.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
  • Treat patients using alternative medical procedures.
96   81   29-1199.04 Naturopathic Physicians Bright Outlook
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Immunize patients.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat patients using alternative medical procedures.
  • Treat patients using physical therapy techniques.
96   79   29-2053.00 Psychiatric Technicians
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during examinations or treatments.
  • Assist patients with hygiene or daily living activities.
  • Care for patients with mental illnesses.
  • Position patients for treatment or examination.
  • Treat patients using psychological therapies.
96   79   29-1141.00 Registered Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during examinations or treatments.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during surgery.
  • Immunize patients.
  • Prepare patients physically for medical procedures.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
95   94   29-1151.00 Nurse Anesthetists Bright Outlook
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Administer blood or other fluids intravenously.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Implement advanced life support techniques.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
95   91   29-1171.00 Nurse Practitioners Bright Outlook
  • Apply bandages, dressings, or splints.
  • Immunize patients.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
95   90   29-2054.00 Respiratory Therapy Technicians
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
95   89   29-1069.04 Neurologists Bright Outlook
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
95   85   29-1022.00 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
  • Treat dental problems or diseases.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
95   80   29-9092.00 Genetic Counselors Bright Outlook
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
95   78   29-2035.00 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists Bright Outlook
  • Administer medical substances for imaging or other procedures.
  • Position patients for treatment or examination.
  • Prepare patients physically for medical procedures.
95   75   31-1013.00 Psychiatric Aides
  • Assist patients with daily activities.
  • Care for patients with mental illnesses.
  • Feed patients.
  • Give medications or immunizations.
  • Hold patients to ensure proper positioning or safety.
94   94   29-1067.00 Surgeons Bright Outlook
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during surgery.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
94   87   21-1013.00 Marriage and Family Therapists Bright Outlook
  • Help clients get needed services or resources.

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