Registered nurse positions are expected to increase by 22 percent from 2008 through 2018, and over that same period of time, the ranks of medical assistants may grow 34%, according to the BLS.
A survey by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) regarding accidents and injuries noted that most workers who suffered impact injuries to the head were not wearing head protection.
Both salaried and hourly-compensated jobs in the medical field together amounted to about 14.3 million during 2008, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
The BLS says that half of the 20 fastest growing occupations are in the health-care sector, which will create 3.2 million more jobs from now through 2018.
Many health practitioners who don't have supervisory responsibilities work part-time hours, according to the BLS.
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