The healthcare science workforce is involved in 80% of diagnostic decisions in patient care. They’re at the heart of improving healthcare and advancing scientific development through technology and innovation.
Who are healthcare scientists?
Did you know that there are more than 50 different healthcare science careers?
Healthcare scientists use science, data, product design, and engineering to:
- prevent, diagnose, monitor, and treat medical conditions
- design and develop custom medical devices
- commission and maintain medical equipment
- make, improve, and adapt assistive technology
There are many routes to a rewarding healthcare science career, including Modern Apprenticeships, entry-level support roles, and training programmes.