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Healthcare adds 20,000 jobs in November
Modern Healthcare

The healthcare services sector added 20,000 jobs in November, representing an increase of 0.1% from October and bringing total healthcare employment in the country to 14.5 million, according to preliminary seasonally adjusted data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Within that sector, hospitals increased their job count by 8,300 in November—an increase of 0.2% from October. Hospital employment now stands at 4.9 million, according to the BLS.