Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in New Bedford, MA

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 3,680
2006 3,830
2007 4,100
2008 4,320
2009 4,460
2010 4,440
2011 4,550
2012 4,610
2013 4,860
2014 4,770
2015 4,720
2016 4,840
2017 4,890
2018 4,510

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2007 30

Dentists, General

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30
2007 40
2008 50
2009 40
2015 50
2016 50
2017 80

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 120
2006 100
2013 30
2014 40
2018 40

Optometrists

Year Number
2014 30

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 90
2007 100
2008 100
2009 120
2010 110
2011 150
2012 150
2013 170
2014 120
2015 130
2016 130
2017 150
2018 120

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2009 90
2010 90
2011 80
2014 110
2017 200

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2006 70
2007 70
2008 70
2009 60
2010 70
2011 90
2012 100
2013 90
2014 70
2015 340

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2008 50
2009 50
2010 40
2016 40
2017 60

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 70
2006 40
2007 60
2008 60
2009 140
2010 170
2011 210
2012 150
2013 150
2014 90
2015 90
2016 80
2017 110
2018 140

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 110
2007 140
2008 120
2009 190
2010 180
2011 220
2012 180
2013 190
2014 140
2015 140
2016 110
2017 170
2018 160

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2005 30

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2010 70
2011 60
2013 60
2014 70
2015 70
2016 70
2017 70
2018 70

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2007 60
2008 60
2009 110
2010 90
2011 130
2012 110
2013 110
2014 110
2015 100
2016 110
2017 140
2018 110

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50
2013 30
2014 30
2016 40
2017 30
2018 30

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 1,260
2006 1,350
2007 1,330
2008 1,560
2009 1,500
2010 1,560
2012 1,640
2013 1,830
2014 1,680
2015 1,560
2016 1,430
2017 1,570
2018 1,450

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2017 30

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2013 120
2014 100
2015 80
2016 70
2017 100
2018 70

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2005 60
2006 70
2008 100

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2016 160

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 90
2006 110
2007 180
2008 190
2009 140
2010 130
2011 150
2012 110
2015 120
2016 100
2017 80

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 80
2017 100

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2007 110
2008 110
2009 150

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 190
2006 160
2007 140
2008 110
2009 120
2010 130
2011 200
2012 250

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2008 70
2014 140
2015 130
2016 150

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 170
2006 170
2007 190
2008 200
2009 230
2010 180
2011 180
2012 190
2013 180
2014 200
2015 190
2016 200
2017 210
2018 210

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2007 50
2011 70
2016 180
2017 170

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 80
2007 40
2008 50
2009 40
2010 50
2011 50
2012 60
2013 60
2015 40
2016 50
2017 60
2018 80

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2014 100
2016 80

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 490
2006 590
2007 580
2008 650
2009 540
2010 510
2011 450
2012 470
2013 430
2014 400
2015 380
2016 340
2017 390
2018 420

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 210
2006 250
2007 340
2008 160
2009 130
2010 140
2011 100
2012 100
2013 60
2014 90
2015 150
2016 130
2017 150
2018 140

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2006 30
2007 30
2009 40
2010 30
2013 30
2014 50
2015 30
2016 30
2017 30
2018 40