Oregon projects strong growth for health care jobs

Oregon projects strong growth for health care jobs, State of Reform (June 14, 2016)

The Oregon Employment Department has updated its long-term industry and occupational projections, forecasting more strong growth in the health care sector.

The state’s total employment is expected to grow by 260,000 jobs between 2014 and 2024, according to the projections. Health care and social assistance will account for just over 46,000 of those jobs, adding the most of any industry. (Read more…)