The numbers and facts you are about to see are all true… As of February 10th. Just the Facts from Joe Friday. This information was compiled from the Bureau of Labor Statistic and their February 1st Economic News Release.
As one of the largest industries in 2008, healthcare provided 14.3 million jobs for wage and salary workers. About 40 percent were in hospitals; another 21 percent were in nursing and residential care facilities; and 16 percent were in offices of physicians.
Read: “Health Care Sector to Create most Jobs this Decade,“ an article by National Latino Alliance in HIT.