Allied Health Subject Guide

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Some suggested search terms are:

Allied health personnel

Allied mental health personnel

Allied health personnel and patient

Health care paraprofessionals

Health services paraprofessionals

Medical personnel


Allied mental health personnel

Anesthesiologist assistants

Artificial limb fitters

Athletic trainers


Biomedical technicians

Community health aides

Contact lens technicians

Dental auxiliary personnel




Exercise personnel

Health coaches

Health counselors


Industrial hygienists

Lactation consultants

Medical assistants

Medical laboratory assistants

Medical record personnel

Medical secretaries

Nurses’ aides

Nursing home administrators

Occupational therapists

Occupational therapy assistants

Ophthalmic assistants


Optometric assistants

Orientation and mobility instructors

Physical therapists

Physical therapy assistants

Physicians’ assistants

Podiatric assistants

Recreational therapists

Respiratory therapists

Speech therapists

Veterinary technologists