National Compensation Survey - Wages

Occupational Classification System Manual

Major Occupational Groups: A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | K
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MOG Kā€”Service Occupations, Except Private Household
Health Service Occupations
K446 HEALTH AIDES, EXCEPT NURSING
Exclude Physicians Assistants (A106).
Workers involved in performing various duties under the direction of trained medical practitioners, such as mixing pharmaceutical preparations, issuing medicines, labeling and storing supplies, assisting during physical examinations of patient, giving specified office treatments, keeping patients' records, preparing treatment room, maintaining inventory of supplies and instruments; and preparing, bottling and sterilizing infant formulas. May also assist in physical and other therapy. May be designated as Therapy Aides, Clinical Laboratory Aides, Formula Mixer, etc.

Last modified: October 16, 2001