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Job Seekers Guide for Health Care Management and Pharmaceuticals

Health Care Management

To keep up to date in this field, monitor these "must read" journals:


Expand your knowledge:

Search these databases for more information:

  • Ovid MedLine
    Material from the National Library of Medicine. Search using words such as "Health Care Economics and Organizations" and "Economics."
  • Ovid EMBASE
    A biomedical and pharmacological database focused on medical and drug-related subjects. Search for articles about economic and pharmacoeconomic topics.
  • Business Source Premier
    Search terms such as "medical economics," "medical care, Cost of" or "health care industry." Contains Datamonitor reports for companies in the medical sciences industries.


Industry overviews

  • Firsthand (Registration required)
  • Click "Guides"
  • Choose "Pharma & Healthcare" from the dropdown menu

IBIS World does not have a Canadian biotech report but there is an industry report for the US.

Industry Canada's Pharmaceutical Industry Profile

City of Toronto Key Industry Sectors - Life Sciences (Biotech and Pharmaceuticals)

Industry Associations

Organizations in the Drug Industry list from Canadian Pharmacists Association

Ontario Hospital Association


Canada's Best Jobs 2019: Health Care Manager

To find consultant companies, see our Consulting Job Seekers Guide. Search for health care in the list results to see which companies have a division that offers health care services, or search online for health care consulting and go directly to company websites.