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Hospitals Shed 3,300 Jobs in May, Overall Healthcare Posts 8,000 Jobs
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Hospitals shed 3,300 jobs in May, even as the larger healthcare sector created 8,000 jobs, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics preliminary data released this morning.

May’s setback marks the first month of job losses for hospitals since April 2009, when the sector shed 1,000 jobs, BLS data show.