Healthcare Workforce Data
Workforce on the Verge of 16 Million: Healthcare Employment in Six Charts
Healthcare employment has continued to grow each month since January 2014, with robust growth continuing in 2018. In May, the most recent monthly data available, healthcare grew by nearly 30,000 jobs and is poised to eclipse the 16 million mark this month. All sectors have grown fairly steadily this year, with the exception of nursing and residential care, which had three job loss months before growing again in May.