As the baby-boom generation retires and ages, they are not only vacating
positions, but also creating increasing demand for healthcare services.
Additionally, critical public health issues such as cancer, cardiovascular
disease, and obesity have grown the medical field as we strive to create
a healthier America. Eight of the top 20 fastest growing professions are
in the healthcare industry, according to the
US Bureau of Labor Statistics. A job in healthcare is a both a short-term opportunity and a long-term career.
Make an Impact on People's Lives
Every day you will touch people's lives, in some way. Whether it's
saving a life, bringing a new one into the world in our maternity department,
or helping a patient to understand and manage their health better, the
interactions you have make the world a healthier, better place. You may
be in a role that interacts with patients all the time, or as a team player
behind the scenes – in both cases, we need your skills to come together
to save lives.
A Variety of Opportunities
Hospitals and Medical Centers are complex, dynamic places that depend on
the variety of skills brought by many different people to run well. As
part of a multifaceted team, your skills are important. There are positions
at hospitals for all education and experience levels, with room to grow.
Hospitals operate 24/7, so there are opportunities for shifts at all hours.
A hospital needs not only doctors and nurses (and we do need those!) but
also nursing assistants, a variety of types of technicians, occupational
and physical therapists, administrative and reception support, maintenance
workers, security officers, data entry specialists, and more. You don't
have to be a doctor to support a hospital that provides care for your
Every day at a hospital is different. New patients, new situations, and
new technologies and advances in medicine we can use to help them. The
medical field is ever-changing. Whether you'd prefer the fast action
of an Emergency Department or something more routine, when a life is on
the line, the whole team is called into action. Each patient brings new
experiences, and sometimes new challenges. Each patient is treated as
an individual. You'll have the opportunity to learn new things constantly,
growing with your career.
Why Prime Healthcare Services?
In addition to all of the reasons that make health care such an exciting
field, we believe that working at Alvarado Hospital Medical Center, a
Prime Healthcare Services Hospital, is even more special.
Prime Healthcare is a physician-led company, and we value our relationships
with doctors. For more about our founder,
Many of our hospital leadership teams are doctors or nurses, and have been
promoted from within. View Prime's
leadership team and Alvarado's
Prime offers excellent benefits – for more information,
Hospitals are filled with people that
want to care for others. You'll be part of a team that cares about what
they do, and who they work with. Here at Alvarado Hospital, we strive
for excellence, not only in clinical measures, but also in providing a
Prime Healthcare and
Alvarado Hospital are nationally ranked for clinical excellence and patient safety.
- Prime Healthcare is growing quickly, affording new opportunities in a variety
of locations, with a strong future ahead of us.