U.S. Department Of Labor

Healthcare to account for sizable chunk of new jobs by 2020

Healthcare to account for sizable chunk of new jobs by 2020

Another batch of statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor paints a sunny picture for people pursuing jobs in healthcare. Healthcare and social assistance are the fastest growing sectors, and will account for one-quarter of the new jobs created by 2020, according to the Labor Department's Employment Outlook.

Labor Department releases long-term care core competency model

The U.S. Department of Labor on Tuesday released a model outlining the core competencies required of workers in the long-term care industry.