Health Care

January 2006
Career Guide to Industries;2006/2007, p231
Trade Publication
The article reports on the contributions of the health care industry to the economic activity in the U.S. It points out that the average weekly hours of nonsupervisory workers in private health care vary among the different segments of the industry. Health care provides 13.5 million jobs for wage and salary workers. Many of the occupations projected to grow the fastest in the economy are concentrated in the health care industry.


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