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The Health 202: Health-care worker shortages would be even worse without immigrants
The Washington Post

Health-care jobs are among the fastest-growing sectors in the historically low-unemployment economy President Trump loves to tout. It’s immigrants who fill a lot of them — something the president might consider as he seeks new limits on immigration.

Immigrants — both citizens and noncitizens — make up a disproportionate share of workers who care for the elderly and disabled and ensure their surroundings are safe, according to a study published this week in the health policy journal Health Affairs.