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Healthcare Job Growth Shows Movement
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Despite widespread and well-publicized layoffs, the nation’s hospitals reported 5,100 payroll additions in October, and 31,600 payroll additions so far this year. The rate of hospital job creation far exceeds the 19,900 hospital jobs created in the first 10 months of 2009, but is still well off the pace of hospital job growth for most of the decade, data released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows.