Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Ames, IA

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 860
2006 770
2007 850
2008 810
2009 980
2010 950
2011 940
2012 930
2013 900
2014 940
2015 910
2016 1,030
2017 1,000
2018 1,100

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2007 100
2008 60
2009 120
2010 60
2011 60
2016 70

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 440
2006 340
2007 350
2008 380
2009 430
2010 440
2012 470
2013 430
2014 460
2015 470
2016 510
2017 530
2018 540

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 60
2006 60
2007 60
2008 50
2009 60
2010 90
2011 110
2012 120
2013 90
2014 90
2015 90
2016 80
2017 70
2018 120

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2007 70
2008 90
2009 120
2010 120
2011 110
2012 110
2013 120
2014 100
2015 130
2016 130
2017 100
2018 120

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2008 70
2011 30
2012 50
2013 50
2014 50

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2009 30
2010 40
2011 40
2014 40
2016 40
2017 40
2018 50

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2013 60
2014 50
2015 40
2016 50

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 80
2007 70
2008 50
2009 70