Health care jobs on the rise in NYS
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Posted at 3:36 PM, Mar 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-06 15:36:49-05
A new report finds a growing number of health care jobs in New York.
The report released by the University at Albany says health care employment increased by 24 percent between 2000 and 2014.
The Center for Health Workforce Studies says employment in home health care more than doubled during that time, while jobs in ambulatory care grew by 30 percent.
Health care accounts for about 12 percent of total employment in the state and continues to grow faster than all other sectors.
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