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Healthcare Sector Props Up March Jobs Report
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Solid job growth in the healthcare sector in March continued to prop up national job creation numbers during an otherwise anemic month. Healthcare accounted for 23,400 of the 88,000 new jobs created in March, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Within the healthcare sector, 15,000 jobs were created in ambulatory services, which includes physicians’ offices, and 8,000 jobs were created in hospitals.