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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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99   98   29-1151.00 Nurse Anesthetists   Bright Outlook 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.
100   94   29-1069.11 Sports Medicine Physicians Bright Outlook
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
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.
95   93   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.
94   92   29-2054.00 Respiratory Therapy Technicians
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
98   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.
96   91   29-1071.00 Physician Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during surgery.
  • Immunize patients.
98   90   29-1141.02 Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat patients using psychological therapies.
98   90   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.
92   90   29-1061.00 Anesthesiologists Bright Outlook
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Implement advanced life support techniques.
  • Position patients for treatment or examination.
  • Prepare patients physically for medical procedures.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
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.
94   89   29-1141.03 Critical Care Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Administer blood or other fluids intravenously.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during examinations or treatments.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
92   89   29-1069.12 Urologists Bright Outlook
  • Administer cancer treatments.
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
99   88   19-3031.02 Clinical Psychologists
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   88   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.
96   88   29-1069.01 Allergists and Immunologists Bright Outlook
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
92   88   29-1141.04 Clinical Nurse Specialists Bright Outlook
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
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.
94   87   21-1013.00 Marriage and Family Therapists Bright Outlook
  • Help clients get needed services or resources.
91   87   29-1069.10 Radiologists Bright Outlook
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Administer cancer treatments.
  • Administer medical substances for imaging or other procedures.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
94   86   29-1069.06 Ophthalmologists Bright Outlook
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
93   86   29-2041.00 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics Bright Outlook
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Implement advanced life support techniques.
  • Position patients for treatment or examination.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
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.
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.
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.
94   85   21-1014.00 Mental Health Counselors Bright Outlook
  • Provide basic health care services.
  • Refer clients to community or social service programs.
91   85   19-3031.03 Counseling Psychologists
88   85   33-2011.01 Municipal Firefighters Bright Outlook
  • Administer first aid.
  • Rescue people from hazardous situations.
  • Respond to emergencies to provide assistance.

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