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Healthcare hiring recovered in June after spring slump
Modern Healthcare

Healthcare hiring ticked back up in June after taking a dive in April and May.

The sector added 34,900 jobs last month, up significantly from 15,700 in May, the weakest month since September 2017, according to theU.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ latest jobs report, released Friday.

The U.S. unemployment rate grew slightly to 3.7% in June, compared with 3.6% in both May and April. Total nonfarm employment increased by 224,000 in June, according to the report.