United States Army
Medical & Healthcare Opportunities
At a glance
Location: US-NM-Santa Fe Map
Posted: 07/22/2018
Closing: 08/21/2018
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
United States Army
Job description

  • The U.S. Army health care team continues to be at the forefront of medical research, innovation and technology. The Army prides itself on continuing to drive research and finding effective solutions that change the way both military and civilian medical professionals practice today. New developments like blood-clotting bandages, protective “skin" that is permeable to chemical or biological threats, and creating vaccines that guard against diseases like the Ebola virus are just some of the life-changing research the U.S. Army has helped advance. Most of that research takes place in state-of-the-art military medical facilities worldwide with access to some of the most high-tech medical equipment and procedures in the industry.
  • Become a leader in your field of medicine. Develop clinical and leadership skills and gain the experience of a lifetime. Work with some of the most advanced medical professionals and innovative equipment in the industry.

Medical / Health Care

Some of the opportunities available in the Medical and Health Care area include:

  • Dental Assistant
  • Radiology Specialist
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Medical Assistant
  • Patient Coordinator
  • Medical Equipment Repairer 
  • Operating Room Specialist
  • Dental Specialist
  • Respiratory Specialist 
  • Health Care Specialist
  • Chief Medical NCO

The training and skills you receive in the Army can prepare you for a future with hospitals, clinics, nursing homes or rehabilitation centers to name a few. You are also able to earn certifications and licensures for civilian jobs.

The training and salary you get are only some of the ways the Army strengthens you for tomorrow. The Army also offers:

  • Comprehensive health care (medical and dental)
  • Generous vacation time (30 days annually)
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Family services and support groups
  • Special pay for special duties
  • Cash allowances to cover the cost of living

You may also be eligible for:

  • Enlistment bonuses totaling up to $40,000
  • Up to $81,756 for college
  • Up to $65,000 to repay qualifying student loans
  • Up to $4,500 a year tuition assistance while serving
Job requirements

Requirements for Medical & Health Care Opportunities:

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien
  • 17–35 years old
  • Healthy and in good physical condition
  • In good moral standing
  • High School or equivalent education
  • Enlistment in the U.S. Army


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Medical & Healthcare Opportunities