Demand for healthcare services continues to grow in conjunction with the demand for more healthcare workers. Regardless of what is going on in the broader U.S. economy, healthcare continues to progress further. This promising outlook means more jobs and increased prosperity to the healthcare field.
The total U.S. economy added 280,000 jobs in May with the unemployment rate remaining at 5.5%. In comparison, the healthcare industry lost no jobs in May and added 408,000 jobs in the past year. This continued growth will benefit all sectors of healthcare and lead to more prosperity and expansion overall.