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Healthcare Job Postings Outnumber Seekers
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Online job ads for healthcare practitioners, technical workers, and support staff made slight gains in March, regaining some of the ground lost in February but well below the surge in job postings for the healthcare sector in January, according The Conference Board Help Wanted Online report.

Labor demand for healthcare practitioners and technical occupations grew by 3,700 in March to 603,800. Healthcare support positions posted 4,400 new listings to 143,500 in March, with the primary demand coming for physical therapist assistants, home health aides, nursing aides, and medical assistants, The Conference Board reports.