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Healthcare Job Growth Stubbornly Weak

While the healthcare sector is adding jobs, and demand is expected to remain strong, the pace of post-recession growth is the slowest it's been since 1960. What's going on?

1 comments on "Healthcare Job Growth Stubbornly Weak"
Jennifer at Braiv Healthcare (5/18/2011 at 2:17 AM)

Job postings have been climbing in healthcare significantly since the first of the year. The dilemma that many facilities are facing is the shortage of qualified candidates. The workforce in healthcare is aging along with the population and our schools are not producing enough candidates with the experience necessary to fill the roles. Additionally, many facilities have been on the fence with hiring initiatives until they understood fully what the impact of healthcare reform was going to have. We should begin to see an uptick soon.