Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in New Bedford, MA

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2005 2,950
2006 2,990
2007 3,040
2008 2,660
2009 2,540
2010 2,530
2011 2,640
2012 3,050
2013 2,840
2014 2,690
2015 2,400
2016 2,460
2017 2,540
2018 2,720

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2005 690
2006 620
2007 460
2008 210
2009 260
2010 260
2011 280
2012 600
2013 350
2014 360
2016 410
2017 400
2018 520

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2005 110
2006 80
2007 190

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,290
2006 1,390
2007 1,530
2008 1,540
2009 1,220
2010 1,210
2012 1,330
2013 1,310
2014 1,260
2015 1,370
2016 1,380
2017 1,300
2018 1,280

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 50

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2005 30
2011 110
2012 80
2013 80
2014 100
2015 40
2016 40
2017 50
2018 80

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 120
2008 90
2009 170
2010 150
2011 170
2012 130
2013 140
2014 150
2015 90
2016 80
2017 110
2018 110

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2010 40

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2005 240
2006 200
2007 160
2008 140
2009 120
2010 120
2011 110
2012 150
2013 140
2014 150
2015 160
2016 130
2017 160

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2005 250
2006 310
2007 320
2008 320
2009 360
2010 420
2011 360
2012 300
2013 310
2014 290
2015 140
2016 130
2017 140
2018 320

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2016 60
2017 60
2018 40

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2005 60
2009 30
2012 40
2013 60
2014 60

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2005 30
2007 40
2012 60

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2008 40
2009 60
2010 40

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40
2018 70

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 80
2006 90
2012 70
2013 70
2014 40