Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Southwest Kansas nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2007 17,500
2008 16,700
2009 16,770
2010 15,970
2011 16,690
2012 16,310
2013 15,340
2014 15,140
2016 2,440
2017 2,190

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2006 2,870
2008 3,130
2010 3,410
2011 3,290
2012 2,530
2013 2,560
2014 2,590
2016 130

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2009 50
2011 1,040
2012 1,040
2014 290

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2007 9,320
2008 9,480
2009 9,250
2010 8,280
2012 8,370
2013 8,250
2014 8,690
2015 1,700
2016 1,590
2017 1,470

Orderlies

Year Number
2012 40
2014 40

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Year Number
2006 100
2007 100
2008 90
2009 80
2010 40
2011 60
2012 80
2013 100

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2006 450
2007 400
2008 420
2009 350
2010 280
2011 270
2012 310
2013 360
2014 420
2015 40
2016 40
2017 40

Physical Therapist Aides

Year Number
2006 210
2007 220
2008 200
2009 220
2010 220
2011 230
2012 210
2013 170
2014 140

Massage Therapists

Year Number
2012 40

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2006 980
2007 880
2008 900
2009 860
2010 930
2011 1,000
2012 900
2013 690
2014 610
2017 90

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2006 740
2007 880
2008 960
2009 920
2010 940
2011 920
2012 1,080
2013 1,110
2014 910
2015 110
2016 170
2017 160

Medical Equipment Preparers

Year Number
2006 140
2007 140
2008 120
2009 120
2010 110
2011 80
2012 70
2013 80
2014 70

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2006 440
2007 390
2009 340
2010 340
2011 290
2012 260
2013 210
2014 250

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2006 140
2007 140
2008 160
2010 250
2011 340
2012 420
2013 330
2014 350

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2006 440
2007 440
2008 410
2009 450
2010 510
2012 520
2014 230

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 270
2013 230
2014 230

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 260
2007 290
2008 220
2009 300
2012 170
2013 130
2014 130