Sentence Examples


  • 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.